Gap Design is a dynamic bespoke building design studio, where design excellence, experience and building knowledge meet. Gap Design is headed up by Alfred Botha, a QBCC registered Building Designer. Alfred has over 23 years of experience as a building designer and 18 years in property development.
As active property developers, property investors, and renovators, Gap Design provides you with real-world experience and knowledge to make your project a sensible and economical reality.
Alfred Botha, director, and building designer
Bachelor of Architecture, University of Cape Town, South Africa – 1999
Bachelor of Technical Studies in Architecture, University of the Technology, Western Cape – 1996
Alfred Botha is a qualified Building Designer & Property Development Manager with experience in low to medium-rise apartments, townhouses and luxury houses. At Aquacore Property Developers in 2001 – 2008, he was the Developments Manager for all of the company’s development concerns in Cape Town, Project Architect, and later appointed as an associate to Aquacore Property Developers & Arthur Quinton Darryl Croom Architects.
Alfred’s experience as Developments Manager required him to handle multiple challenging projects simultaneously. His training and extensive construction experience, enables him to accurately scrutinise consultants work and identify potential pitfalls ahead of time, thereby pursuing a proactive and not a reactive management style. Alfred’s involvement as on site quality inspector and project co-ordinator afforded him invaluable skills in effective goal setting, accurate planning of time management, and steering projects to successful completion. As a creative designer, he enjoys project conceptualisation alongside clients and building projects around the client’s needs.