Edward Barber carries nearly 35 years of local and international experience in real estate, finance, development and acquisitions. His areas of specialisation include strategic planning, capital procurement, investment and the development and implementation of real estate solutions. In 1997, he launched the company CRE Services, a private real estate consulting firm that specialises in capital placement and asset management. Though he is an astute businessman, he is also an active philanthropist, as he serves as a Director of the Global Orphan Project, a global orphan care and orphan prevention ministry that partners with local churches and organisations to provide family-based care to orphaned and abandoned children. He also serves and has served on the boards of numerous other educational and Christian based not-for-profit entities.
When not engaged in business or social outreach, Edward enjoys outdoor adventures and being with family. Noteworthy is his completion of 3 marathon runs and successfully climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the second highest peak in the world in 2006. He has been married for 26 years and has an adult son.