MIPIM - The Global Urban Festival
10-14 March 2025
Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France

MIPIM Challengers 2024

MIPIM Challengers Patron

Guila Clara Kessous
Unesco Ambassador

MIPIM Challengers Jury

Muyiwa Oki

RIBA President 

Annette Kröger

CEO Europe, PIMCO Prime Real Estate

Nicolas Kozubek

MIPIM Director

First cohort of MIPIM 2024

After an inspiring essay competition addressing global urban development challenges, with over 150 entries from 20 countries submitted, we proudly present our 15 Challengers!

Congratulations to all!

Camille Boutemy
Architect & PhD Candidate
Barthélémy Griño Architectes

Daniel Duncan
EdenCoast Limited

Nangamso Fortune
Property Development Analyst
Heri Prop Co

James Lenton
Investment Analyst
Thriving Investments

Jessie Leung
Estates Surveyor
South Gloucestershire Council

Elijah Lewis
Research Consultant
Remit Consulting

Ffion Middleton

Rachel Munro
Senior Associate
Shoosmiths LLP

Olasumbo Olaniyi
Doctoral Scholar and Spatial Researcher
University of Plymouth

Alexandre Olivier
Consultant Capital Markets
Knight Frank

Ziyaad Oozeer
Associate Architect
VISIO Architecture

Harry Quinton
Managing Director
Base Tactical Disaster Recovery

Rania Saddiqe
Real Estate Value
Knight Frank

Federica Sanchez
Architect and Neuroscience Researcher

Lauren Shaw
Structural Engineer