Annabel Pratt was the immediate past Chairperson and Managing Director of Annabel Concept Engineering Company, a company that was birth by their family business empire in Seychelles, The Victoria Island & Urban property Holdings. Annabel changed the family business name from Victoria Island & Urban property Holdings to Annabel Concept Engineering Company
when she arrived in Germany.
After the assassination of her husband in Seychelles, She packed up, sold their Victoria home, bought a new home in Table View of Berlin, Germany. She re-opened their new business office in Germany in 2004/2005.
Before the 2006 Germany world cup games she has already successfully grown a team of agents to gain considerable market share in the competitive Germany infrastructural development target for the host of the 2006 world cup.
She was involved in multiple projects to help for the successful hosting of the games, she was one of the top independent procuring engineering contractors and also she was producing commercial realtor’s services and consultations in Germany infrastructural developing marketplace, and achieving a top national leadership award for her services.
Annabel was born and raised in Victoria to a small family. She continued her studies in Canada. Annabel started her career with C&W in the late 1970's working in Downtown Vancouver, Canada where she finished her post graduate education before returning to Victoria, Seychelles in 1980, shortly after she met her husband Alfred , She and Alfred had a Son Kennedy in the mid 1980’s.
Annabel consistently continued to prove herself as a great entrepreneur as she was a leading realtor in The Victoria Island & Urban property Holdings handling well the then family commercial real estate industry and likewise several other of their family chain of businesses over the years while her husband was involved in active politics at then.
Annabel has strong relationships with both her local and international clients. Her experience in the Victoria Island & Urban property Holdings enables her to bring a solid understanding of income to her investment sales, which in turn also provides leverage for the opening of Annabel Concept Engineering Company to compete in the modern engineering infrastructural developing world.
Her knowledge base was is General Engineering Constructions, graphic design urban landscape; And also a broker agent in assisting buyers and sellers meet in market places, She teach and helps her clients acquire information before making acquisition and dis-positional decisions in urban planning and real estate’s investment And market. Annabel was a determined diligent and persuasive broker with a good communicative skill in negotiation.
Her Awards & Associations
University of Victoria
British Columbia Institute of Technology
UDI (Urban Development Institute) - Member
NAIOP (National Association of Office & Industrial Properties) - Member
CREW (Commercial Real Estate for Women) - Member, Germany league.
Tenant Representation: A sample of key tenants Annabel has represented include: Canada Housing & Mortgage Corporation, Canadian Blood Services, Elections BC, Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP, Freedom 55 Financial, GWL Realty Advisors, Intact Insurance, Investors Group, McConnan, Bion, O'Connor & Peterson, Neverblue, Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Sun Life Financial Services, WorleyParsons, xMatters Inc., and many more.
Landlord Representation: A sample of key landlords Annabel has represented include: Amacon, Bentall Kennedy, British Columbia Investment Management Corporation, Capital Regional District, GWL Realty Advisors, HRT International Investment Corporation, Jawl Properties, Manulife Financial, Omicron, Standard Life, Tri-Eagle Development Corporation, Urban Core Ventures, and many more.