Jose Auriemo Neto is one of the most prominent real estate developers in Brazil. He currently serves as chairman and CEO of JHSF Participacoes SA. This real estate company focuses on developing residential and commercial properties throughout Brazil. His role is to oversee JHSF’s interest in hotels, office buildings and other public developments. Jose Auriemo Neto is also responsible for the company’s retail and shopping portfolio. The successful shopping complex Cidade Jardim in Sao Paulo is once for example. He has also helped develop the Metro Tucuruv, the Ponta Negra shopping center in Manaus and the Bela Vista in Salvador. Currently under construction are two developments in the Sao Paulo district. Click here to know more.
Jose Auriemo Neto oversaw the company’s first retail venture in 2009. He was able to sign exclusive partnership agreements with high end brands such as: Jimmy Choo, Hermes and Pucci. These luxury brands were able to open their first retail outlets in the Cidade Jadrim shopping complex which JHSF owns. A partnership with Valentino was also secured in 2012. Soon after, the first R.E.D. and Valentino stores were launched in Brazil. Jose Auriemo Neto attended the Fundacao Armando Alvares Penteado University in Sao Paulo before working for JHSF in 1993. He studied engineering and took a business administration course at FASE. Being the smart businessman that he is, he created the parking lot management company Parkbem in 1997 which founded the company’s services department. After this admirable success, Jose Auriemo Neto obtained the rights to develop the Shopping Santa Cruz and oversaw it’s successful development.