Spiro Noussis is a highly experienced property professional who has founded, managed and developed commercial real estate businesses for over 15 years. As Chief Executive Officer of Rockcastle Global Real Estate Company Ltd he executed the merger with New Europe Property Investments Plc (NEPI) in July 2017 and the new company, renamed NEPI Rockcastle plc, is now the largest retail landlord in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) with a portfolio of dominant retail centres exceeding €5bn in value. He was directly responsible for building the direct property business of Rockcastle which included the acquisition/development of retail centres in Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary worth €2bn and establishing the operational headquarters in Warsaw, Poland. Following the merger Spiro became Co-CEO and an Executive Director of the company to ensure a smooth handover.
In 2010 Spiro co-founded Lodestone, a South African based retail-focused property fund. He left the company in 2014 to join Rockcastle in the UK, after which Lodestone was listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and subsequently acquired by a larger South African listed property REIT in 2017.
A graduate of the University of the Witwatersrand, Spiro started his private equity career in South Africa and in 2005 moved into property development and investment before relocating to London where he is now based.