Seedstone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd was established in 2007 by Pierre du Preez and Adam Kane-Smith. What differentiates Seedstone is our niched business model which focuses solely on private equity property investment and development across a diversified mix of properties and regions, and which is leveraged through international networks. Since inception, the team has grown significantly drawing on a diverse pool of skills and expertise.

Robin Vorster

Investment Committee Chairman


Robin Vorster is the Chairman of the Rainbow Nation Property Fund Investment Committee and is a leading property developer in South Africa. Previously Robin founded and was CEO of South Africa’s largest architectural firm Stauch Vorster Architects with over 450 architects focused on projects throughout South Africa. He is privately involved with both commercial and residential property developments in South Africa.

Pierre du Preez

CEO, Seedstone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd


Pierre du Preez is the Chief Executive Officer of Seedstone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd. Pierre serves as a principal of Sutton Place Management and Getty Land Company. Previously he was a director of Cadiz Investment Bank where he worked in asset management, managed wrap funds and international structured products.

LJ du Preez

CFO, Seedtone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd


LJ du Preez is the appointed Chief Financial Officer of Seedstone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd. LJ is a Chartered Accountant who worked for over 10 years at Ernst and Young where he gained considerable expertise in the property sector, and who brings over 28 years’ business experience to the Seedstone team.

Adam Kane-Smith

Director, Seedstone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd


Adam Kane-Smith is a Senior Director and co-founder of Seedstone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd. Together with Pierre du Preez, Adam launched the Rainbow Nation Property Fund and the fund advisory business to support it. He is passionate about property and the Seedstone business. Adam is a Chartered Accountant with 16 years’ experience.

Steven Lukey

COO, Seedstone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd


Steven Lukey, Chief Operations Officer of Seedstone Fund Advisors (Pty) Ltd, is a registered professional with the South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP). Steven has 25 years’ experience in the property and construction industry. Over the last 25 years, he has worked in the corporate and professional consulting environment as a Technical Development Manager, Company Development Manager and as a Project and Construction Manager.