JHSF is a Brazilian real estate company that majors in development of high-end hotels, shopping malls, residential and commercial properties and executive international airports. It is headed by José Auriemo Neto, who is the chairman and CEO of the company. JHSF was started in 1972 and how grown rapidly since then. The company is characterized by its innovative, quality and ability to create sustainable solutions in its projects. JHSF ha four major business units: incorporations, shopping centers, airports and hotels/restaurants. Apart from Brazil JHSF also has interests in Uruguay and the US.
The group has partnered with other companies with leading luxury brands like Daslu to open exclusive fashion stores in Sao Paulo. Other famous brands that have come in include Cinemark, Reebok Academy, and Montblanc among others. The company’s aim is to open shopping centers in the major cities of the world, a dream that is fast gaining ground. JHSF ha two main subsidiaries; Sustainable Telecom and Sustainable Energy. These two provide affordable telecommunication and energy efficient solutions to JSHF projects.
José Auriemo Neto started working for JHSF in 1993. He has seen the company expand extensively its interests in office, hotel and public developments. Some of its works are building of the famous Cidade Jardim shopping complex located in Säo Paulo, the Metrô Tucuruv, Ponta Negra shopping center in Manaus, and the Bela Vista in Salvador. Also coming up two major constructions in Sao Paulo to supplement the rapidly growing infrastructure pressure in Brazil. In 2009 he led the company into the retail ventures by signing business deals with Pucci, Hermes, and Jimmy Choo that so the brand open stores at the Cidade Jadrim shopping complex which is owned by JHSF. They also struck a deal with Valentino, who for the first time opened stores their brands in Brazil. To know more click here.
José Auriemo Neto studied at the FAAP University in Sao Paulo. One of his early achievements was creating Parkbem, a parking lot management company. This was the service department of JHSF. After successfully running Parkbem, he registered it in 1998 and opened its first shopping destination. JHSF started as a family business where José Auriemo Neto worked alongside his father.