A strong team for your needs

Algarve Property Agency Team

E.G.

Erich Gibson

executive partner

private office support
AS THE FOUNDER AND MANAGING PARTNER, HE FOCUSES ON DEVELOPING AND PREPARING STRATEGIES FOR THE FUTURE. HE ALSO LOOKS AFTER THE COMPANY’S PRIVATE OFFICE CLIENTS 24/7. A GREAT NETWORKER.

Erich has his roots in music from a very young age, literally inherited from his parents. After his music studies, he became a celebrated award winning music producer, enjoying enormous success both nationally in Germany and internationally. He has also a career as an Events Organizer. Since 1996 Mr. Gibson has resided and worked in the Algarve, Portugal and in 1998 opened the first modern design furniture store of its kind in Portugal.

In 2006 his hobby became his profession when he started working in the property business and 2012 acquired the controlling share and was Managing Director of Engel & Völkers Quinta do Lago - Vale do Lobo. The property business has always been his passion and it continues to fascinate him. In his spare time he regularly partakes in sports such as tennis and is still very connected to the music industry.

 
 

R.S.

Reinhild Schulte Guerra

office and sales manager

management assistant
REINHILD IS A HIGHLY EXPERIENCED EMPLOYEE, BOTH IN PROPERTY AND THE BACK OFFICE. AS A RESULT, SHE HAS FANTASTIC CONNECTIONS WITH LOCAL LAWYERS AND MAINTAINS GREAT RELATIONS WITH ARCHITECTS AND BUILDING AUTHORITIES.

Reinhild Schulte Guerra, has lived and worked in Portugal for the past 25 years, initially in the textile and fashion industry and subsequently made the transition into the property industry as a real estate broker. With a total of 20 years of sales experience, constant training in this industry and coaching qualifications, Mrs. Schulte Guerra has been the Managing Director of Engel & Völkers Group in Portugal.

In addition to German as her native language, she is fluent in Portuguese, English and Spanish. In her spare time she regularly partakes sports and fitness activities, another of her pastimes and interests is music and singing.

 
 

H.E.

Hugo Empis

real estate consultant

THE CALM, COOL AND COLLECTED ONE IN OUR OFFICE. AS WELL AS COMPETENTLY GIVING SPECIALIST ADVICE ON REAL ESTATE, HE’S ALSO GOT GREAT COMPUTER SKILLS.

Hugo’s professional career began in 2000, at one of the largest worldwide office equipment store, taking on a salesman position. Later on, Hugo got a training certificate, and started working as a computer trainer, teaching people from the basic to the advanced level. On 2006, came the opportunity to work at one of the Iberian Peninsula’s most important transport and logistics company, as the Algarve area manager. The real estate consultant opportunity appeared at a life changing moment. Hugo speaks Portuguese as the main language, English and Spanish as secondary languages. As hobbys, Hugo likes most sports, movies and music.

 

R.F.

Rafaëlle Fortin Robitaille

real estate consultant

marketing services
HAVIN GATHERED EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE IN SALES AND MARKETING IN HER CANADIEN HOMETOWN OF MONTREAL, RAFAËLLE PROVIDES NOW AN EXCELLENT SERVICE TO OUR CUSTOMERS WHILE ALSO PARTICIPATING IN MARKETING STRATEGIES.

Rafaëlle worked for her familys real estate business for almost 10 years. Travelling the world since early age sparked her curiosity and desire for new challenges which led her to join the commercial department of a major airline in Montreal in 2015. To further develop her professional skills, she recently completed a business administration certificate.
Establishing herself in Portugal in 2017, she has since discovered and learned a lot about this wonderful country. An opportunity then presented itself as the logical next step to her career: selling real estate in a touristic environment in the Algarve. Native French speaker, she also speaks and writes fluent English and is currently learning Portuguese with great enthusiasm. She enjoys hiking in her spare time and appreciates art, culture and history. 

C.G.

Cordula Gaisser

trainee

HOLDING A BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN BUSINESS, ADMINISTRATION AND MARKETING, CORDULA IS CURRENTLY CONTINUING TO WORK PART TIME TO PROVIDE SUPPORT TO OUR OFFICE. ALONGSIDE THIS, SHE IS CURRENTLY WORKING ON HER MASTERS DISSERTATION.

Cordula is a current trainee that wants to gain experience in the real estate business. She studied Business and Administration in Madrid. She has already several experiences in the fields of Communication, in Human Resource Management and Marketing. In our company, she is able to develop her skills and learn more about customer service, personal selling and the real estate industry. In her free time, she loves to travel, do sports and play the piano.

 

N.T.

Neuza Talhão

project developments &

architect/designer
ALGARVE PROPERTY AGENCY IS PROUD TO WELCOME NEUZA, A PROFESSIONAL FULL-BLOODED ARCHITECT, TO THE COMPANY. NEUZA STANDS OUT, PARTICULARLY, WITH ORIGINAL IDEAS COMBINED WITH A TREMENDOUS ENERGY TO PUT THEM INTO PRACTICE AND A STRONG INTUITION FOR OUR CLIENTS GOALS.

Working independently and with recognized architecture offices, in Portugal and Netherlands, for several years, Neuza has extensive experience with building construction procedures and the accomplishment of all it’s requirements. Nowadays established in the Algarve, we count on her experience, being also available to our costumers.

C.G.

Christiane Grimm

architect &

interior designer
ALGARVE PROPERTY AGENCY ARE DELIGHTED TO WELCOME CHRISTIANE, OUR NEW ARCHITECT AND INTERIOR DESIGNER. SHE WILL HELP YOUR HOME TO EXPRESS ITS OWN TRUE PERSONALITY, USING HER UNIQUE SENSE OF SPACE, SHAPE AND COLOUR TO BRING CUSTOMERS' IDEAS TO LIFE AND REALITY! SHE LOVES TO PRODUCE ORIGINAL AND STUNNING INTERIORS IN A WIDE VARIETY OF SETTINGS, BUT ALSO TO DESIGN EXTRAORDINARY ROOMS.

Christiane has a background in architecture, with 25 years experience in a wide range of different projects. Her inspiration comes from her desire to create beautiful, harmonious spaces where the interior and exterior complement each other. She has the knowledge and experience to achieve this using her skills in interior design, architecture and landscape design.
Her mother tongue is German, but she also is fluent in Portuguese and English, as well as speaking Russian. Since 2004 she has lived and worked in the Algarve. In her spare time she enjoys walking in nature, swimming and other sports, and cooking.