As Chief Executive Officer of Brazilian real estate giant JHSF, José Auriemo Neto knows the ins and outs of the business more than most. His father started the company and José Auriemo Neto has been with the company since 1993. JHSF specializes in high-end real estate, both residential and commercial. As Chairman and CEO, José oversees the daily operations of the company.
upon joining his father’s business in 1993, José created the services department of JHSF and opened parking lot management giant, Parkbem. This began a long line of decisions that have taken the company into sectors previously not ventured into. This innovation has continued throughout the last 25 years.
José took over as CEO in 2003 and immediately began focusing on how JHSF could venture into other sectors of real estate. In 2007 he led the company into the retail sector by opening He has led the company to become a publicly traded company with shares trading on the São Paulo Bovespa stock exchange, giving anyone who wishes to purchase a stake in the business.
He has led JHSF into other markets besides Brazil, as they now own property all over the world including the United States. Since 1972, JHSF has developed over 6 million square meters of real estate with the majority of that growth coming at the leadership of José. The company has now taken a special interest in the luxury market by opening the Catarina Fashion Outlet, Brazil’s largest high-end marketplace. With José at the helm, JHSF will surely continue to grow year over year.