Stene Jacobs

Operations Director

Stene joined Peritus in August 2018 as a Development Consultant and was promoted to Operations Director in March 2019.  He has over 16 years’ experience in Development Management, Project Management, and Construction, in both the residential and commercial property sectors, adding substantial Real Estate experience to the team. He oversees all aspects of the business operationally.  

Prior to joining Peritus, Stene spent considerable time in the residential development sector delivering luxury homes on lifestyle estates (predominately Golf Estates), moving into commercial development in 2010 where he successfully completed 15 projects for Standard Bank premises, as an independent consultant for the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (including managing, and successfully completing their new Corporate Headquarters in Cape Town) before returning to the UK in 2015.

He also has good Entrepreneurial experience, with a history of successful start-ups out of the Real Estate genre, and a good track record in managing strategic growth of new ventures over various capacities.  He joined Obsidian in 2015 as COO, where he took a key role in helping to establish Viridi, their new Data Centre business in Paris. Along with this commercial work on Data centres, in 2016 he also focused on the residential market in the UK, where he worked on a multi-unit residential scheme overseeing highly complex and in-depth planning enhancements, and substantial regeneration with respects to town planning.

Stene holds an Honours Degree in Business.


Contact Stene: 


t: 07711 980 221