Partner I Architect
Mr. Jan Demeyere graduated with honors as architect in 1991 from Sint Lucas Ghent - Belgium and has over 20 years of experience in the international construction and real estate market, out of which more than 15 years in Romania.
In 2015, Didier Balcaen and Jan Demeyere joined forces and founded Speedwell Real Estate Development (www.speedwell.be).
Speedwell was involved in the development of Unirii View offices in the heart of Bucharest and started the construction of Triama Residence in Sector 2 in Bucharest – a development with 202 residential units divided in three separate blocks around a common green area (www.triama-residence.ro).
The crown jewel of Speedwell is the first mixed development “Record park” in Cluj-Napoca (www.record-park.ro), combining 12,000sqm of offices with 236 residential units, sport club with swimming pool and a retractable roof and the restauration of an old industrial building housing co-working spaces and restaurant. Construction has started and already 75% of the residential units from the first block have been sold.
Recently Speedwell acquired land plots on the DN1 where intends to develop an A-class office building of 25,000sqm, and in the Jandarmeriei with focus on residential compound with many facilities embedded in a green environment. The intention is to start construction end of 2019 on both projects.