Marcus was born in England and educated at Oundle Public School and Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester. He and his young family emigrated to the Republic of South Africa in 1984, where, whilst working for Anglo American Corporation’s Property Services company in Johannesburg, he qualified as an Estate Agent in 1987. In 1997, having transferred to Durban, he and three partners started their own project management, property development and estate agency group of companies. Over the next 14 years, they sold and constructed over 500 new homes in a number of popular gated communities together with two large shopping centres. Possessing a robust work ethic and an enviable track record of providing service excellence to all of his clients, Marcus is an energetic, confident property professional with over 30 years of real estate industry experience. He demonstrates a highly-empathetic nature, is thoroughly professional and entirely reliable. After an extended career in Rugby Union, Marcus now enjoys travel, watching international sports and grand-parenting in his spare time.