Key Sector: Property Management, Property Specialist


Chestertons is one of the oldest property firms in the world. First established in 1805 the company has continued as one of the most familiar names in the industry for well over 200 years and is now one of the most respected international property companies, with 100 offices across Europe, the Middle East, Asia, North America and Australasia.

Chestertons employs over 500 people in the UK across various disciplines including property management, professional services, development consultancy, investment services, new homes, formal valuations and lease extensions, as well as the more traditional lettings and sales

It is accredited by numerous industry bodies including the Association of Residential Managing Agents, the Association of Residential Letting Agents, and the National Association of Estate Agents and is a member of The Property Ombudsman.


Chestertons MENA is able to support clients across the breadth of their real estate needs. We work with government bodies and public sector organisations, multi-national companies, major financial institutions, developers, investors and banks to create leading-edge property solutions.

Our transactional business provides expert advice on the purchase, sale and leasing of all types of commercial and residential real estate. Whilst our professional advisory services include the management of property portfolios, valuations and appraisals, as well as capital market advice focusing on how the greatest value might be realised from your real estate assets.

Chestertons’ consulting and research team, supported by detailed analysis, is able to map markets throughout the region and identify areas of potential risk. Ultimately, we help clients to develop viable strategic opportunities from their real estate portfolios.

Whilst our individual teams can offer stand-alone support within their core disciplines, our particular strength lies in the ability to provide integrated advice which leverages the particular expertise of the other teams within Chestertons MENA. Furthermore, each and every client project is delivered under the umbrella of our global best practice philosophy.


Salah Mussa graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the US and is currently Chairman of the Mercantile Group.

Salah has over 25 years’ experience in the asset management and real estate industries in Europe, North Africa and Asia. Throughout his career he has set up, managed and exited several private real estate funds each ranging in value from USD 400m to USD 600m. He has also played an instrumental role in the establishment of Arqaam Capital, a boutique investment bank in the Middle East, as well as the ongoing strategic development of Chestertons MENA.

Salah is married to Reem and together they founded the UK based charity, World for Libya, which played an important role in providing humanitarian aid during the Libya conflict in 2011.


Chestertons MENA Head Office
1802, Blvd. Plaza Tower 1 Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Blvd.
Downtown Dubai
P O Box 283361
United Arab Emirates