+27 76 223 6230 ssayed@aspirepm.com


Aspire Project Management is a young, dynamic South African company.

The business was formed by Shireen Sayed who has 20 year experience in project delivery and was borne out of the need for an innovative style of project delivery.

Our expertise and experience allows us to provide Clients with sound technical advice in the area of project setup, project control and project delivery. We have experience in working with government agencies such as municipalities as well as understanding funding and reporting requirements.

Numerous appointments have seen the business expand rapidly with experts in Civil and Structural Engineers, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Project Managers, Contract Managers, Cost Engineers, Planners, Health and Safety Officers and Environmental Officers.

We have offices in Durban, Johannesburg and resources based in East London!

About the Business Owner

Shireen Sayed holds a Master's Degree in Project Management from the University of Limerick, Kemmy School of Business. She is fully conversant with all knowledge areas, project phases and processes described in the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). Her thesis centered on Value Engineering and she believes that a project be must delivered to achieve its full function and to the Clients expectations. Her project management style is one that focuses on teamwork and delivery. She is a certified PMP and registered with PMISA.

Her experience spans 20 years in both South Africa and Ireland working as a project manager and project engineer on multi-disciplinary engineering and construction projects. Her civil engineering background compliments her project management skills. Through various projects, she has worked with the public and private sector including working on a project funded by the European Union.

She was profiled by Destiny Magazine and Creamer Media's Engineering News.

How We Work for Our Clients

We work closely with our Clients, building a relationship so as to fully understand their specific needs, and strive to deliver the project with those requirements at the forefront of our approach.

We pride ourselves on our hands on approach, working with the project team to ensure successful delivery of the project.

Traditional project delivery focuses on processes, and we at Aspire Project Management believe that effective communication and teamwork are also fundamental elements for the successful delivery of a project. Our approach to engineering design is to seek innovative solutions resulting in an end product that provides value and is fit for purpose.

We understand the challenges, and the opportunities available, in project delivery and our strategy is to find the appropriate solution to the challenges and to explore and harness opportunities for our Clients.

We understand that Clients expect value for money, and Aspire Project Management utilise Value Management practices to deliver cost effective solutions.

Previous Projects

  • Refurbishment of Ithala Center

  • Madadeni Psychiatric Hospital

  • Preliminary Design Of IRPTN

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  • Domestic
  • Retail
  • Architectural
  • Civil Infrastructure
  • Pharmaceutical/ Health
  • Education
  • Entertainment and Recreation


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