JHSF is a Brazilian company operating under various sectors such as shopping centers, hotels, airports, and real estates. Founded in 1972, the firm focuses on high-income investments and recurring income activities from the investments. The company operates in the United States, Uruguay, and Brazil. It is known to be the first real estate corporation to specialize in recurrent income activities in real estates, shopping malls, airports, hotels, and development of public projects. Throughout its operation, the firm has successfully constructed over 6 million square meters of construction, with a market realization of R$1,20 billion.
The history of JHSF dates back to 1972 when it merged its five operational businesses from Sao Paulo, Salvador, Manaus, Punta del Este, and New York to make the modern corporation. It has four departmental sections; Malls, Hotels & restaurants, incorporations and business airports. Apart from real estates, JHSF has prioritized its operation on development and administration projects such as the Catarina Executive Airport and Fashion Outlet. This has led to a substantial increase in the revenue of the firm. Since 2007, the firm has been open to potential investors with shares sold at the BM & Bovespa’s Novo Mercado.
More about the CEO of JHSF; José Auriemo Neto
José Auriemo Neto is a Brazilian executive serving as the CEO and Chairman of JHSF Participacoes, which focuses on commercial and residential properties in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He has been in the forefront to see the success of the firm in its interest in hotels as well as public office buildings and development projects. He is responsible for the establishment of the firm’s shopping detail which includes the remarkable Cidade Jarding shopping mall in SA, Metro Tucuruvi, Bela Vista and Pontra Negra complexes in Salvador and Manaus.
José Auriemo Neto received his degree from Fundacao Armando Alvares Penteado University in Sao Paulo before joining JHSF in 1993. In 1997, the company established a parking lot management company named Parkbem. As a result of the success of Parkbem, the company decided to venture into shopping centers. José Auriemo Neto was given the mandate to oversee the construction of the first shopping mall, Shopping Santa Cruz, which turned to be a success too.
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