Who Are We?
Selection Med is an international network of agents and agencies that select the best properties along the Mediterranean coast. Our creative thinking and modern vision places us at the forefront of this growing property market.
But beyond the network, beyond the market, we are above all a team of passionate professionals! Our philosophy? To put people and the quality of the service we provide first.
Do you want to sell your property? Buying a house by the sea? Selection Med will help you with all the steps you need to take. Together, we will make your dreams come true!
Get in touch with our agents!
CEO Gerald Gomis
I was born in the South West of France where I grew up with the values of rugby: integrity, passion, solidarity and respect. For the past 22 years that I have been in the international real estate business and have been developing brands specialising in prestige real estate, these values have been at the heart …
CEO Jean Stéphane Vilain
Founder and manager of the Group Selection, which has 7 brands, 15 agencies and 160 employees in 3 countries for 18 years, I am very happy to welcome this 8th brand: SELECTION MED. In 18 years, we have accompanied no less than 8,000 sales and acquisitions of character and exceptional properties with the same ambitions: …
Selection Med Our Team in France
Magdalena Formela SALES AGENT
Nothing great is accomplished without passion.
After working for 10 years in the restaurant business, I started working in real estate, a profession I am passionate about. After a training and a first positive experience in this field, I joined the SelectionMed team in Valbonne in order to develop my skills and my knowledge in this field.My objective is to accompany my clients, sellers and buyers with professionalism and benevolence.
It is in the heart of the capital of perfume, Grasse and its surrounding areas, is where I operate.
A city with many facets, from the village flats to the most unusual estates in the region.
I am a good listener with a taste for challenge, contact me for your different real estate projects and do not hesitate to discover my properties on my Facebook page.
Clotilde Taillefer SALES AGENT
Born and educated on the French Riviera, I chose to travel the world very early on.
Having worked as an entrepreneur in various activities such as the distribution of high-end perfumes in Eastern countries, management of a communication agency in the USA and management of an Events agency (Formula 1 Monaco, Festival de Cannes, etc) I have finally found my passion. I started in Commercial real estate in London and Switzerland which was my first step into this exciting profession.
A lover of stone, I have always simultaneously invested, renovated and sold houses in my favorite village: VALBONNE.
And this for twenty years without ever getting tired of it so I look forward to continue this journey with you. Reach out and get in touch if you are looking for a fabulous property in this lively village.
Stéphane Lukitch SALES AGENT / PHOTOGRAPHER
I have 17 years of experience in real estate, 10 of which have been in the Cannes area.
I can bring you my help, experience and knowledge on this real estate market to acquire or sell your property.
I also have 10 years of villa management experience.
My main motivation is passion, the passion of my job, the passion of getting up in the morning and going to the agency Bartimmo by Selection Med Valbonne with a smile. I also have a passion for photography to showcase your flat, your house or your property and its gardens.
Check out my properties below or contact me 7/7 on my phone or by email.
Sophie Le Grom De Maret SALES AGENT
Previously a general housekeeper, seasonal property manager and now estate agent. An ideal background to take care of my clients.
My research area is located in Vallauris and its surroundings.
In this area of pottery, ceramics and artists on the Mediterranean coast, in the sunshine, we can only admire its heritage.
Come and discover these properties with me.
Céline Hoffmann SALES AGENT
Passionate about human relations, my goal is to develop a long-term relationship of trust with all my clients. I get up every morning with a smile on my face to go to work knowing that there are always solutions, even for difficult cases!
I listen to your wishes, your needs, your history and your plans to get the best possible result in each transaction (sale or purchase) and I strive to make the process of buying or selling a house or flat quick, easy and stress-free. My clients can count on me at any time of the day when they have a question or concern.
With 25 years of experience working with major clients in various groups, but especially in areas where customer relations are paramount in building loyalty. I have 7 years of real estate business with good recommendations. (Paris region and Cote d’Azur). I work in the whole of the Canton de Fayance and further afield depending on your needs.
This notion of service is essential to me, which is why I act as a “resource person” Before, During and After the buying process. Loyalty has always been what has driven me to succeed and to give the best of myself.
I value your property without any emotional considerations and in a pragmatic way by giving you tangible elements. Your project becomes ours and it is in a common partnership that we succeed in making a beautiful transaction.
I believe there are two main factors of success: the right price and the means used to achieve them (and at SelectionMed we have many of them!).
If you also share this sense of values, then let’s go? Let’s bring your project to life?
Laura Fernandez COMMERCIAL ASSISTANT
With first hand experience in real estate as a sales assistant, I am also specialised in web design.
I am based in the agency in Valbonne from Monday to Friday.
I will be happy to welcome you and redirect you to the real estate advisor who will find you the property or the buyer you need.
Charline Brisard REAL ESTATE AGENT
I am from the Maritime Alps and I grew up with family values revolving around respect, sharing and making sure you do a job well done and efficiently. It’s thanks to my values that I have always had a special affection for helping people, the importance of targeting their expectations and helping them fulfill their dreams with two mottos: “to a valiant heart nothing is
impossible !” but remaining aware that “to the impossible nothing is kept…”.
I initially focused on Law, and obtained a Master’s degree in litigation management and the diploma of Lawyer. After several years of practice as a lawyer and corporate lawyer where I gained a lot of knowledge in the field of Town Planning, Transfers of funds for trade, as well as methods of holding real estate, and fortified by my move to the town of Valbonne from which I fell in love, I decided to orient myself towards this beautiful profession of real estate transaction.
My job allows me to work with daily all the areas that I love, namely People and the Stone and I aspire that my professionalism will contribute in restoring letters of nobility to our profession.
Emilie Vallet SALES AGENT
Real estate professional on the French Riviera with training as a home stagger. I am Rigorous and organised. Whether you are owners or buyers, I will be able to offer you the property that suits you in the areas of Valbonne, Biot and Cannes.
My slogan: the customer above all
Check out my properties and I look forward to working with you!
Vanina Jordan REAL ESTATE AGENT
After several professional experiences, I joined the world of real estate as a commercial agent and this job has become a passion that has driven me for 4 years.
My ultimate goal is to support and give complete satisfaction to my selling and buying clients through a relationship of trust throughout the transaction so that your projects happens as calmly as possible.
With an important sense of listening and great availability, I will be able to answer your questions and provide you with valuable advice from our first meeting.
In addition, as an expert in the pathology of built structures, I will be able to identify potential apparent or imperceptible disorders on the property you plan to sell or buy.
I work in the town of Grasse, the world capital of perfume and its surroundings.
Do not hesitate to entrust me with your sales or research project, I will undertake to carry it out with professionalism.
Allison Viano REAL ESTATE AGENT
After working for 5 years in rental management, I continued to work in real estate, an environment that keen.
My goal is to support my customers, sellers and buyers with professionalism and kindness. Native of Grasse, it is at the heart of the capital of perfume, and its surroundings (Chateauneuf, Magagnosc, Opio…) that I work.
A sector with multiple characteristics, village apartments to the most unusual properties in the region. I’m at listening with a taste for challenge, contact me for your various real estate projects.
Aurélie Victoria REAL ESTATE AGENT
Passionate about real estate since my beginnings, I was able to acquire many skills: in construction with an experience of more than 5 years in the sale of individual houses, with real estate developers.
12 years ago, I was naturally oriented towards the profession of real estate negotiator.
My priority is to help fulfil your needs but above all to ensure that your investment is sustainable.
With a strong market experience in the Grasse sector and the hinterland of Cannes, I am committed to giving you the benefit of my expertise in building pathology, but also in your plot detachment projects, by accompanying you on all the formalities with townhall planning and competent services.
So do not hesitate any longer and contact me for your real estate projects.
Alessandro Taddei REAL ESTATE AGENT
Originally from Oxford in England and Rome in Italy. I was raised with the diversity of two completely different cultures. Speaking English, Italian, and French, I have the ability to help any type of nationality.
Rugby player since the age of 5, I advocate these values which are so dear to me such as respect, solidarity and discipline.
Being born in Grasse, and having lived all my youth in our superb region, I know its potential and all its secrets.
Because of my young age, I am dynamic and have a thirst for success.
Passionate about real estate from an early age, my first priority is to make my clients happy and to help them discover our beautiful region.
Indeed, I am attentive to the wishes and needs of my clients in order to obtain the best possible result in each transaction.
Being available, my clients can count on me at any time of the day when they have a question or a concern.
“Perseverance is what makes the impossible possible, the possible probable and the probable realized. »
Selection Med Our Team in Spain
Mae Racciatti COMMERCIAL ASSISTANT
My name is Mae Racciatti, I am from Patagonia in the south of Argentina. I studied Industrial Design at the University of Buenos Aires and in the year 2000, I moved to Italy to fulfill my professional and personal dream of an experience in another country. in Milan I worked as a designer in a creative and intercultural environment.
In 2004 I came to Spain to work as a commercial and design consultant in a Italian company where I gained experience in sales and business management. I was a commercial assistant in a web design company. For several years I have been commercial of new construction in a sales office, managing the administration, Procedures for the prevention of money laundering, off-plan sales and customer service customer.
I speak Spanish, English, Italian and French. I am open and I like to listen to people. The good customer service was always my priority, listen carefully to be able to offer the product or service you are looking for. I live in Mijas Costa, with my family, we have two children. We have chosen this place to live, for its tranquility, its climate, its guaranteed sunny days, its proximity to the sea and the mountains. I came to the Selection Med team as a commercial assistant in the first office in Spain.
I want to convey to the client that in this corner of Spain they will be able to find the property they have dreamed, to invest, to enjoy your family vacations, or to rest when you need it. Come and visit me in the Office in La Cala and say hi.
Jessica Schwier SALES AGENT
My name is Jessica Schwier. I am English, but was born and brought up on a farm in South of France until the age of 8 when my family moved back to the UK. In 2005 I came to Spain to help my mother who was renovating a beautiful old farmhouse near El Chorro, and set part of it up as a holiday let. I have a background being involved with horses, and used to work for a local leather and horse equipment business, travelling all round Spain finding retail outlets to deal with.
The travelling soon made me realise that this corner of Spain, Antequera and surroundings, was possibly the most stunning area of all, and that is why I come to help others experience it’s unique magic of mountains, lakes, beautiful countryside and fascinating history.
I am fluent in Spanish, and English, and get by in French, and have a comprehensive knowledge of the area in terms of geography, social lore and how things work in local authorities. Buying a property in Spain is not just buying a nice house. My aim is to match people with a place where they will fulfil their dreams. I have a friendly, open nature and believe people trust me to do that.
Find me on Instagram and Facebook!
Emiliano Calle SALES AGENT
I am Emiliano Calle, born in Argentina but I have lived most of my 27 years in different countries in Europe. Previously I have dedicated myself to what has been my greatest passion, rugby. I have played in the English top flight and even for the Spanish national team.
In sport, you have to sell yourself, so when it comes to sales, it’s something that fascinates me. I want to believe that I have great listening, problem-solving and negotiating skills. Like all sportsmen and women, I have developed the qualities that characterise me today: the ability to work in a team, perseverance and discipline. These qualities have helped me in my work in real estate.
In real estate my area is Benalmádena, I have lived here for more than 10 years, that is why I know perfectly every corner of it and it is not a problem for me to find the property you are looking for. You will find villas, townhouses, semi-detached houses and apartments. Each with unique qualities such as sea views, mountain views, close to Puerto Marina, restaurants, etc.
I will work to find what you are looking for, either to make it your new home or as an investment. Do not hesitate to contact me. I will be happy to work with you.
Amanda Jardine SALES AGENT
My name is Amanda. I never really liked the shortened version of ‘Mandy’ and I have lived and worked here on the western end of the Costa del Sol for the last 16 years. Previous to that, I worked in a number of different occupations in the UK, but now I really enjoy working in Real Estate here in Spain, as it’s the most beautiful place I have ever lived, and I want to share it with all my clients.
Although I know the coast well between Malaga and Gibraltar, I am most at home in the area between Estepona and Alcaidesa, where I live, as this part of the coast is less developed with more open spaces, less traffic, and wonderful
beaches. Also, there is a huge range of properties available, from studio to apartments to luxury villas, many with stunning views of Africa. There is also much scope for investment, as developers and investors are now moving here and the opportunities for new build and off plan projects are growing in this area.
From my perspective, when you are looking for a new home here, you also need to get to know the area and the lifestyle, and an important part of my job is to show you that, and to share my local knowledge with you, helping you to not only find your ideal home, but where to shop, relax and party!
I really enjoy meeting and working with my clients, getting to know them, and helping them to find a new home here in the sun… I am a detail person, and a problem solver, but I also have a healthy sense of humour, and an awful lot of
If you are looking for a new home on the Costa del Sol, give me a call, or contact me on Facebook.
Silvia Rohm Slanina SALES AGENT
I’m Silvia Rohm Slanina from Sweden. I have lived and worked most of my adult life as an expat in various countries in Asia, Europe and the Middle East. My background is in marketing and media, where I worked as a Media Director for international advertising and media agencies. My strengths lie in client service, project management and negotiations, all great skills when working as a real estate agent.
My area is Marbella and Istan, with focus on the Golden Mile, Nueva Andalucia and Sierra Blanca Country Club. In my area you can find both detached villas, townhouses and apartments. Each place has it’s own advantage, be it proximity to the beach, restaurants and Puerto Banus or magnificent views over the Istan lake and the sea.
You can contact me on WhatsApp or via email.
It will be my privilege to help you find your dream home in Marbella!
Kristina Strizheus REAL ESTATE AGENT
Hello, my name is Kristina Strizheus and first of all I am here to help you and to make the process of buying or selling simple, fast, transparent and without any additional stress. I’m here to navigate you on the local real estate market and find the ideal property that meets all your criteria.
In my portfolio I have:
– 2 master degrees: in finance and management of tourism
– three and half languages 🙂 (English, russian, polish , spanish)
– 12 years of living abroad and working in client-oriented fields
– sense of humour, a sincere and open personality, and most importantly I take my work very seriously and have a reliable approach.
I was born in west part of Russia, raised in a very traditional Polish family.
All my life I was pursuing my dreams, exploring different cultures and countries till I have found the place I feel myself and can be at my happiest and harmonious self: the Costa del Sol. I’m passionate about my current place of living and am always willing to provide some guidance on local adventures and share private expat experiences. And yes, here you can find it all for your physical and mental well-being. I’m sure if you chose this destination, you already know about its uniqueness.
My Area of my expertise is Benalmadena and since I have been living here for many years I know everywhere extremely well. I can help you focus your area and find the best place for you to buy your new investment. Likewise I represent a highly professional team which take care of all formalities and bumps on the way.
Contact me so I can help you, meet you and advise you on your next property Investment.
Mar Velazquez REAL ESTATE AGENT
Hi, my name is Mar.
I am from Seville by birth and from Malaga by choice my career.
My professional life in the real estate sector started in 2018 where I felt I could use my local knowledge to help people find their next dream home on the coast.
Live and working on the Costa del Sol is a luxury that I love to share with my clients and the people I meet. Helping customers to find their home in this privileged area of Spain is what I am best at.
I have a passion for meeting and communicating with new people.
If you put your trust in me you will not be disappointed, everything I do is to help you find your next dream investment. Check out below my portfolio of properties.
Sara Ramirez REAL ESTATE AGENT
I have a Passion for life.
I enjoy and squeeze the most out of every moment that lets me live, always grateful for what it has to offer.
I love meeting new people and working with people from all over the world. The word “I can’t” does not exist in my vocabulary and I always enjoy the challenge of beating it. Since I was very young I have been traveling and living in different parts of Spain and abroad.Places including United States, Mexico… Costa del Sol being my home for 17 years, speaking Spanish and English.
My everything is my daughter and the rest of the time I dedicate to my Rugby team in Mijas.
Rugby team in Mijas, also to do my bit to help my municipality grow and
and above all to music, a singer by vocation, where I take refuge to get strength
where I take refuge to get strength for my day to day.
I like to work in a team as I learn a lot from working with others. I observe and listen more than I speak and I see the greatness of things where others are not able to see them. I have been working for many years in the real estate world, as well as in construction companies where I learned the technical basics of urban planning and different constructive models, focusing in the last few years in the sales department where I can develop all my skills.
My goal: To see you happy and to find the house of that you need.
Would you let me find your house?
Augusto Orlando SALES AGENT
My name is Augusto. I was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. I have been living here on the beautiful Costa del Sol for 15 years. I have done various jobs since I have been living here where I can meet and help other people. I have been working for 4 years in the real estate sector which I have enjoyed the most. It is a very exciting field to work in as I can spend many hours bringing not only the right home to my clients, but also helping them discover this beautiful place I call home. Being based in the heart of the Costa del Sol,
Marbella is an area I know very well. Here you can find everything you need with a good atmosphere all year round. It has unforgettable villas, as well as flats with fantastic views of the sea and the mountains. In addition to the sea, this area is positioned in a prime golfing location, with many activities to do and is at the foot of some of the best golf courses. I am a sportsman myself having played rugby from a young age, this has given me the ability to integrate, work together which I then translate into my work. My aim is to work with you so that you can find the home of your dreams.
Take a look at some of my properties and ask for all the advice you need about Marbella.
India Maile SALES AGENT / NEW BUILD MANAGER
My Name is India Maile, I was born in the UK but I moved to France at a young age. I started working at a young age and have always been pushed to be organised and independent. I returned to the UK for university where I did a Masters degree in Forensic Science and worked several jobs along the way. Shortly after this I decided to travel the world for 7 months where I taught in countries like Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos as well as exploring many other countries. Upon returning to the UK and working for several years I decided that I wanted more, more adventure and more sunshine which took me to Spain.
The Costa Del Sol has a lot to offer, and while I only came here to visit I ended up putting down roots here. Even though I know the coast well, my main area is Mijas which is well located between Malaga and Marbella and has everything you could need from beautiful mountain landscapes to the Mediterranean Sea. Mijas is a very large and depending on if you want to be in the old town of Mijas where you will find townhouses and apartments, or in valleys and the coast where you can find anything from apartments, fincas or even villas.
I speak both French and English fluently and can get by in Spanish which I am still learning every day. I love meeting new people with a wide range of background and stories and showing them this beautiful area and what it has to offer as well as matching them with their dream home.
Check out my Instagram for more tips about the area and reach out to discover my properties.
Kada Karlsson REAL ESTATE AGENT
I am Kada and I am Kosovo-Swedish . I come from a 11 years legal professional background as well as legal knowledge in realestate. All requiring a professional, pro-active, independent, entrepreneurial, alert and well-organised team-player.
My love and passion for languages, other countries and cultures placed me in an international environment early in my professional life, travelling to and studying in numerous countries. Hospitality is my middle name and the motto ‘Spoil your Clients, not your Service”.
Ask me to describe paradise for a place to live and I will say “Water in front of me, mountains behind me and an international melting pot around me”. I take great satisfaction in helping people finding their own piece of paradise at the Costa del Sol and I´ll go great lengths to do so.
Contact me and discover my properties. You can reach me on WhatsApp or Instagram or Linkendin!
Simon Coulthard REAL ESTATE AGENT
My family and I emigrated from the north west of England over 20 years ago. I spent the following few years working in hospitality trades along the coast between Fuengirola and Marbella. After a stint living in the opposite extreme, Finland, I finally could not manage without the sunshine and so brought back with me my wife and two dogs. In my free time I enjoy the outdoors, cycling in the hills, hiking in the mountains and enjoying the myriad of outdoor activities Spain has to offer.
I live and work between Torrenueva and Calahonda and this is the area I know best as it is where I have always lived in Spain. Many things remain familiar which will allow me to find for you the right home if you are considering a move here. And why wouldn’t you? We have golf, beach clubs, great nightlife and anywhere you may choose to live here is situated almost equidistant from Malaga and Estepona, which allows access to the bulk of the coasts most famous locations.
If you would like for me to find you a new home, or for me to represent you, you may contact me on my email.
Anna Coulthard REAL ESTATE AGENT
I am Anna, and moved here to Spain from the far north of Finland. After graduating from the University of Tampere I worked in the legal field for several years in Finland, where later, I also studied to be a real estate agent. During that time I have also worked as an entrepreneur doing social media for companies.
I love learning new things and the challenges inspire me to move forward. In my free time I hike in the mountains, play padel, play the piano or enjoy the sunny Mediterranean climate. I am an adventurer. I live to the fullest, I enjoy the moment and want to try new experiences. Cultures and languages fascinate me. I will serve you fluently in Finnish and English, in addition to which I also study Spanish and speak a little Estonian. As a summer child, I get my energy from the sun and that’s why I also moved here, to the Costa del Sol.
Here are many great places to explore and endless opportunities to find the home of your dreams as well. If your wish is to buy a home in the Riviera del Sol/Calahonda area, then I will help you to realise that dream, because buying a home is a great investment and with my local knowledge you will find a home where you will enjoy yourself for a long time.
I love to explore the world and the backpack is always packed for new exciting adventures. Traveling has expanded my horizons and taught me a lot. New encounters with people and memories are even more important than gold. The world is big and there is plenty to do out there!
Gerald Gomis CEO
I was born in the South West of France where I grew up with the values of rugby: integrity, passion, solidarity and respect. For the past 22 years that I have been in the international real estate business and have been developing brands specialising in prestige real estate, these values have been at the heart of my career.
I hope that you will also find these values in this new brand: Selection Med. Because we are not just here to sell quality houses or flats by the sea. At Selection Med, we make your dreams come true and bring you closer to the lifestyle you have always wanted with integrity, passion, solidarity and… respect!
Our teams are the essential specialists for your search for property on the Mediterranean coast in Spain, France and soon in Portugal. We will accompany you with the utmost attention throughout your project until we find the rare pearl for you.
“They didn’t know it was impossible so they did it!” Mark Twain
Jean Stéphane Vilain CEO
Founder and manager of the Group Selection, which has 7 brands, 15 agencies and 160 employees in 3 countries for 18 years, I am very happy to welcome this 8th brand: SELECTION MED. In 18 years, we have accompanied no less than 8,000 sales and acquisitions of character and exceptional properties with the same ambitions: high human values and excellent services.
Selection Med, currently present on the Côte d’Azur, the Côte Vermeille and the Costa del Sol, is committed to these same values and we aim to extend them to the entire Mediterranean coast. Entrust your property projects to our staff in total confidence, they are the best placed to find the best properties on the market, in the most beautiful environments, for the best clients at the best price!
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