The leading high-end real estate company in Brazil JHSF Participações has moved ahead to direct its business to the area of recurring revenue. The company has prioritized the implantation of projects that have characteristically included the growth and management of shopping centers, luxury hotels and the Catarina Integrated Urban Development, whose first phase included an executive Airport and Fashion Outlet. Since 2007 the company has opened its shares to the public and they are traded on the Sao Paulo Bovespa Stock Exchange.
Having been in the real estate business for over 40 years, JHSF, which has its headquarters in Sao Paul, Brazil has managed to open several other branches both locally and internationally. The company is now operational in Salvador and Manaus in Brazil and internationally in Punta Del Este in Uruguay, Miami and New York in the United States of America. JHSF has also spread its wings and invested in subordinate companies: Sustenta Energia and sustenta telecom, which is aimed at selling energy and telecommunication to real estate and also managing infrastructure. Click here to know more about JHSF.
JHSF is also linked to social responsibility projects within its development areas. Some health and educational facilities such as Verdescola, the Ayrton Senna Institute, and Childhood Brazil, Brazil Foundation, LIDE/EDH-Business Leaders Group Businessmen for Human Development and Abrace- the Brazilian Association for Special Care Adolescents and Children have enjoyed immense support from the company. It has also invested in the construction of the new GRAACC children’s cancer hospital and it also has a bestowed interest in the Ethos Institute for Social Responsibility.
Under the leadership of the company’s chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jose Auriemo Neto, JHF has managed to set itself apart from other real estate companies in Brazil. Jose took over the company from his father in 2007 and his foresight and ability to identify new opportunities to invest in and take advantage of them are what has enabled the company to stay ahead of the rest.
There have been several ground breaking projects done by JHSF under the leadership of Auriemo, which has seen the company grow in success. Among these projects is the development of the Shopping Metro Santa Cruz, which integrates the public transport network with a private shopping complex. Jose Auriemo Neto is an excellent leader who is known for encouraging innovation among his employees.