Tara Whiting- Founder

Built on the back of the success of Tara Whiting’s career as a stockbroker covering Emerging Markets at CLSA Investment and Financial Services in Hong Kong, London and New York. Acquire was established as a boutique, luxury property company.

Tara moved to Cape Town and took up a position under Mrs Pam Golding as Portfolio Manager of the prestigious “Signature Collection”.

Her network of international buyers from her previous travels sets her apart from other South African Agencies. With an exceptional track record in the luxury wine farms, residential and hospitality sectors, each investment opportunity is handled with care, discretion and diplomacy.  Our hands-on approach and attention to detail is the benchmark we set ourselves. Acquire is now one of the most unique luxury property agency’s in Africa.

Rene Salé – Marketing

Rene’s background lies in marketing and advertising. She worked at her first advertising agency in Cape Town 1994. She completed her Diploma in the UK and then worked for Carlson Marketing Group (London) for a number of years on several leading FMCG brands.

After travelling Europe she returned to Cape Town to take up a position in National Marketing at Pam Golding Head Office – this is where her relationship with Tara was established and her skill set in property marketing was founded.

After taking some time off to start a family and spending time abroad. Rene joined Acquire Africa in 2012 where she took up the position as marketing manager with a focus on building the Acquire brand. Rene likes to spend her down time running and looking after her two young boys.