Meet The Team
Forbes Project Management, located in central Almancil, consists of a dedicated team of civil engineers, experienced technicians, project coordinators, and administrative staff to ensure that each project – and each client – receives personal attention and prompt response to any questions.
Dermot Forbes, the owner and CEO of Forbes Project Management, leverages his engineering background and extensive career spanning Ireland, Libya, Saudi Arabia, and Portugal. His vast private and commercial experience enables him to navigate the distinct requirements and obstacles of every new project he undertakes.
Dermot's genuine and client-centric approach to property exemplifies his unwavering commitment to prioritizing their vision above all else.
Fátima Borlido, a highly experienced Project Manager, possesses over two decades of management expertise and specialized training in marketing, onboarding, experience management, and project management. Her instrumental role in various projects in Quinta do Lago, Vilamoura, and the successful delivery of the Dunas Douradas Beach Club showcases her ability to maximize the contributions of all stakeholders involved.
Fátima's exceptional team coordination skills guarantee the efficient and comprehensive achievement of targets for every new project.
José Belo, a Civil Engineer and Lead Project Manager, has been an integral part of every significant Forbes project since the company's establishment. His invaluable contribution as a team representative in the Castro Marim project and his leadership in the Dunas Douradas project exemplify his ability to identify needs and implement efficient solutions. With his keen attention to detail, these projects have become some of our most noteworthy accomplishments.
Belo's diligent and analytical approach to his work has provided Forbes with a solid foundation, contributing to the company's reputation for reliability and transparency.
Cristina Coelho serves as an assistant to Dermot Forbes and holds the position of Front of House Administrator at Forbes Project Management. With a wealth of experience in client needs management and tourism, Cristina excels in customer service and scheduling. She leaves no aspect of the client's experience unattended, ensuring that deadlines are met promptly and comprehensively.
Through her meticulous attention to detail and unwavering dedication to delivering exceptional service to our clients, Cristina consistently raises the standards of the Forbes team.
Robert Forbes, an esteemed Residential Specialist based in Ireland, possesses over 20 years of professional experience in the Dublin property market. He serves as the lead agent at Forbesboyle and is the owner of Forbes Lettings, where he has established an impressive portfolio of residential site and land sales, along with real estate ventures.
Within Forbes Project Management, Robert brings a dynamic and outcome-driven approach to the team's workflow. He prioritizes client needs, ensuring they are at the forefront of all considerations, and actively contributes to achieving positive results.
Leanne Swain, a seasoned Project Manager, has a strong affiliation with the construction industry and extensive experience in the business services sector. With over two decades at Forbes, she initially started in a support role and gradually advanced to her current position. Leanne's dedication to immersive learning has honed her expertise in the organic progression of project development and adeptly navigating unforeseen challenges.
Her exceptional ability lies in recognizing and proactively resolving potential planning issues, enabling the Forbes team to preemptively address any obstacles before they manifest, ensuring a seamless project journey.