JHSF Participações S.A. founded in 1972, is a leading Brazilian firm in the real estate sector focused on high-end residential and commercial buildings such as high-end hotels, shopping centers and is now also involved in the development and construction of an international business airport. The company is known for undertaking daring projects and identifying new opportunities in the markets in which it runs its operations. JHSF has its presence not only in Brazil but also internationally such as in Punta del Este (Uruguay), Miami and New York (USA). In Brazil, the presence of JHSF is greatly felt in Sao Paulo, Manaus, and Salvador.
The group is composed of four business units: Incorporation, Airport, Shopping Center, and Fasano Hotel & Restaurants. As a public company, JHSF has more than 1,000 employees and has so far been successful in all its projects. To ensure recurrent income earning, the firm, under the leadership of José AuriemoNeto has now focused its efforts on the implementation of projects characterized by the development and administration of malls, urban developments such as the Catarina fashion outlet and executive airport and shopping malls.
About José AuriemoNeto
José AuriemoNeto is the current chairman and CEO of JHSF. He attended the Fundação Armando ÁlvaresPenteado (FAAP) University in Sao Paulo and started working for JHSF in 1993 while still a teenager. He founded JHSF’s services department and also founded Parkbern, JHSF’s parking lot management company which runs different parking spaces. He was also responsible for Santa Cruz, the largest shopping center under JHSF that even boasts a train station. AuriemoNeto joined the Young Presidents’ Organization, Inc. as a member in 1999 and went on to become a future president of the organization. Learn more about him.
Prior to becoming the CEO and chairman of JHSF, AuriemoNeto undertook different positions at the company. He has served as a member of the executive board and also on the board of directors. In 2009, he oversaw the first retail venture by JHSF by signing exclusive partnership agreements with Jimmy Choo, Hermes, and Pucci. Consequently, these brands opened their first retail outlets in CidadeJardim, a shopping complex owned by JHSF. AuriemoNeto has overseen many firsts at JHSF, and some of the group’s success is substantially pegged on his brilliance in identifying new markets and high business acumen. To know more click here.