JHSF is a top real estate firm in Brazil that focuses on commercial and residential properties that include construction and administration of shopping centres, airports, and luxury hotels. It was established in 1972 in Sao Paolo, and it’s known for its ability to recognize first-hand opportunities in real estate market.
JHSF is committed to ground-breaking, quality, creative, daring, and sustainable solutions in developing its projects. Moreover, the company has since grown and can be found in several major cities in Brazil including Manaus, Sao Paulo, and Salvador. It is also located in foreign states such as Miami, New York, and Punta Del Este. JHSF has four main business divisions that include an Airport, Shopping Centre, Fasano Hotel & Restaurants, and Incorporation.
Since its founding, the corporation has constructed over six million square metres and earned over $10.8 billion in its projects located in the major cities in Brazil. Moreover, JHSF shares are on the Bovespa’s Novo Mercado and currently have a value of $3.7 billion.
About José Auriemo Neto
José Auriemo Neto is a Brazilian entrepreneur who doubles up as the Chairman and CEO of JHSF Participacoes SA. Jose is a graduate of the Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado (FAAP) University in Sao Paulo. He started his career at JHSF in 1993. His responsibilities include management of the brand’s interest in hotels, public buildings, and office developments as well as administration of the company’s extensive shopping and retail collection.
José masterminded JHSF’s first retail business in 2009 that included a signing a significant deal with modern designers such as Hermes, Jimmy Choo, and Gucci. These designers were the first to open luxury shops with their merchandise in the JHSF-owned shopping mall in Cidade Jadrim. Additionally, in 2012, Jose also signed with Valentino thereby launching the first Valentine and R.E.D Valentino outlets in Brazil.
Recently, Jose relocated to New York together with his family for a six-month contract. He has even found schools for his children in New York. Jose will oversee the construction of a multi-storey apartment complex. The buildings will have five-star JHSF hotel service and will be located on Fifth Avenue opposite Central Park.