Ephraim Kabunda Munshifwa
Ephraim Kabunda Munshifwa is Director at Quest Real Estate Services Ltd and the immediate past chairperson of Mukuba Pensions Trust. He has been in the real estate consulting/construction industry for the past 30 years, with experience in the private and public sectors in Zambia and Botswana. He is also an Associate Professor of Real Estate and Dean of the School of the Built Environment at the Copperbelt University in Kitwe, Zambia. Prof Munshifwa is the outgoing chairperson of the Valuation Surveyors Registration Board (VSRB), now Zambia Institute of Valuation Surveyors (ZIVS), former Chapter Head of the Southern African Real Estate Society (SAfRES) and Advisory board member of the Cambridge Initiative for African Urbanism (CIAU). He holds a BSc. and MPhil. in Land Economy from the Copperbelt University (Zambia) and University of Cambridge (UK), respectively. He also holds a PhD in Construction Economics and Management from the University of Cape Town (South Africa). He is a licenced valuation surveyors and member of a numbers of professional bodies including Surveyors Institute of Zambia (SIZ), Society for Institutional and Organisational Economics (SIOE – USA), Institute of Directors Zambia (IODZ) and fellow of the Cambridge Commonwealth Society (CCS). He has published in journals such as Land Use Policy, Habitat International, Urban Forum and Pacific Rim Property Research Journal.