Our Directors

Roger Brookes

Projects Director

Roger is the Projects Director of the Legaro group. Roger has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry, ranging from manufacturing to building. Prior to joining Legaro Roger worked as a contracts manager for Balwin Properties and ran his own business for approximately 20 years.

Slade Brookes

Managing director

Slade graduated with a BComm in Intrapreneurial Management in 2014, during his studies he worked as a site foreman for Balwin Properties, later moving to sales until 2019 when he joined Legaro Properties as the Managing Director. Slade was a director of the Balwin foundation from 2016 to 2019. Slade is also currently a director of the Legaro foundation and Legaro Education.

Andre Pillay

Chief Financial Officer

Andre joined the Legaro group in 2018 as the Chief Financial Officer and executive director. Prior to joining Legaro, he completed his articles at PriceWaterHouseCoopers and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2014. He subsequently joined Ernst and Young as an audit manager and then joined Balwin Properties as the Group Finance Manager. Andre is a member of the Group’s executive committee and is responsible for the financial strategy, funding and overall oversight of the financial function of the group. He is also the founder and director of the Legaro Foundation NPC.

Roger Brookes

Projects Director

Roger is the Projects Director of the Legaro group. Roger has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry, ranging from manufacturing to building. Prior to joining Legaro Roger worked as a contracts manager for Balwin Properties and ran his own business for approximately 20 years.

Slade Brookes

Managing director

Slade graduated with a BComm in Intrapreneurial Management in 2014, during his studies he worked as a site foreman for Balwin Properties, later moving to sales until 2019 when he joined Legaro Properties as the Managing Director. Slade was a director of the Balwin foundation from 2016 to 2019. Slade is also currently a director of the Legaro foundation and Legaro Education.

Andre Pillay

Chief Financial Officer

Andre joined the Legaro group in 2018 as the Chief Financial Officer and executive director. Prior to joining Legaro, he completed his articles at PriceWaterHouseCoopers and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2014. He subsequently joined Ernst and Young as an audit manager and then joined Balwin Properties as the Group Finance Manager. Andre is a member of the Group’s executive committee and is responsible for the financial strategy, funding and overall oversight of the financial function of the group. He is also the founder and director of the Legaro Foundation NPC.