Dr Malawi Ngwira is the programme leader for the BSc (Hons) Property Management and Valuation programme. Malawi has worked as a Chartered Valuation Surveyor (MRICS) for a number of leading organisations both in Scotland and England specialising in Real Estate Valuations of both commercial and residential subjects for a variety of purposes including acquisition, disposal, rental, development, taxation, financial statements; Property Asset Management. He joined the School in 2008 and lectures on both the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, BSc (Hon) Property Management & Valuation and MSc Real Estate Management, respectively. His specialist areas in which he lectures include property asset management; techniques for valuing, appraising and managing commercial real estate investment portfolios; statutory valuations including valuations for taxations, compulsory purchase and compensation; valuations for financial statements; and principles of infrastructure asset management especially as they apply to the built environment of public sector assets.
Dr Ngwira also works in the Centre for Built Environment Asset Management (BEAM) which is situated within the School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment. http://www.gcu.ac.uk/assetmanagement/.
The Centre for Built Environment Asset Management at GCU aims to facilitate the wider uptake of Asset Management and accelerate the integration of Asset Management in all that asset owners and users do.