Opportunity Private Capital is an 18-year-old company presenting investments for private investors to invest capital in residential projects with the priorities being protection of capital and consistent, compelling returns.


The investments offer formidable returns and pave the way for all levels of investors to participate. In addition to the meaningful returns on offer, the foundation of the investments is the security given to investors for the protection of capital. The consistency of historic returns provides predictability.

Nick Morgan
Co-founder and Managing Director

MSc Finance and Investments (Dist.)
Business Management (Dip.)

Wynand Haywood

Bachelor of Business Administration (CPUT)

Martin Deon van Rooyen (CA(SA))

Mr Deon van Rooyen acts in an independent capacity and assumes financial responsibility for the use of Investor capital in the funding of the development projects. His role in safeguarding the interests of the Investors extends to, among other areas;

a.  Following due process and authorising the release of Investor funds from the Attorneys Trust account.
b.  Scrutinising and ensuring accurate repayment of investments.

Mr van Rooyen was born in 1961 in Johannesburg and is a chartered accountant by profession. He pursued his career with PWC and left PWC to facilitate major clients of his being the Rembrandt Group as well as the Medscheme Group.

He is a today Owner/Director of his own Accounting/Consulting Firm as well as a Senior Business Rescue Practitioner and Advisor/Consultant to both SAICA and the Department of Higher Education (SAICA TVET Transformation Project as well as a Task Team Member at NSFAS).

The vast majority of his experience comes with more than 25 years of experience as a Consultant, Director, Trustee and Member in the financial services, health, construction and manufacturing industries. He has assisted many of his clients on their JSE Listings and funding requirements with in-depth knowledge of the JSE and its functions in relationship to administration and reporting. He has been responsible for many Audit and Risk Committees of various Institutions.

He is able to fulfil all Directors/Trustee duties with the utmost professionalism and integrity, objectively and free from bias and undue influence and is confident that he has the knowledge, experience and tenacity to appropriately represent any Company/Trust in any complex and economically pressured environment.

Michael van Rooyen (BSc Building Management)

Mr Michael van Rooyen (no relation to fellow Trustee, Deon van Rooyen) acts in an independent capacity and assumes operational responsibility in protecting the Investor interests in the funding of the development projects. His role as Trustee in safeguarding the interests of the Investors includes, but is not restricted to the following:

a. Ensuring that the development timelines and project funding allocations are adhered to.
b. Consistent evaluation of the development and construction progress with careful attention to correct execution.

Mr van Rooyen is a respected and well-networked leader in the construction industry with nearly 40 years’ experience both locally and internationally. He has a BSc Building Management Degree from the University of the Witwatersrand    and   completed the Construction Management Programme from the University of Stellenbosch. He is a registered PCM (Professional Construction Manager)  with the the SACPCMPas well as a member of the C.I.O.B

He has accumulated the knowledge and skills from being a hands-on Site Engineer to a strategic profit-driven Managing Director. In his role as Managing Director for Group Five Building for 10 years he oversaw the operation of the business unit and all projects. Under his leadership the Company successfully completed projects locally as well as in Algeria, Ghana, Lesotho, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania and Zanzibar. Prior to his role as Managing Director Mr van Rooyen also served as the Operations Director and Contracts Director for Group Five Building for a total of 12 years.

With his skills and proven experience in strategic business management, business development, work procurement, project management and construction management he is well suited to performing Trustee duties with the objectivity, professionalism and knowledge required for this environment.

Francois Geldenhuys 
Investment Specialist

Nicole Viljoen
Investment Specialist

Izolda Koekemoer
Head of Administration

Leandri Kriel 
Client Liaison

Chané Smit
Marketing Coordinator


Opportunity Private Capital is a boutique investment company from Cape Town, South Africa, founded in early 2006.

Secure investment offerings are provided whereby private investors get the opportunity to invest capital in residential property developments. Market-beating returns can therefore be presented as investors get access to the value extracted from the development phase of projects. The development assets provide protection for investment capital until the investments mature.

Private investments to a value approximating R450 million have been completed for developments in Gauteng, KZN, and Western Cape with a market value for projects approaching R900 million.



Investor capital is protected until investments mature.


Projected returns and investment periods are predictable to some extent.


Consistent and compelling returns achieved by investors for almost a decade.


The mechanisms for which returns are generated are clearly defined.


The choice of medium-term capital investments and monthly income generating offerings.


Projects located in high-demand areas of the Western Cape.