JHSF is a leading high-end real estate developer based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The company was founded in 1972 and is involved in the development and management of premier residential and commercial properties including shopping malls, upmarket apartments, luxury hotels and an international business airport located in Sao Paulo. The company was listed in 2007 and has interests in Brazil, Uruguay, and the US.
JHSF operates several development divisions including shopping, hotel, retail and residential properties among others. Some of the famous developments include the Iguatemi Shopping complex in Sao Paulo, the General Motors racetrack, the pioneering Shopping Metro Santa Cruz, Fasano Hotels and Restaurants and Shopping Ponta Negra among others.
In line with its pioneering culture, JHSF has two subsidiaries that are focused on providing support services to the development portfolios. These are Sustainable Energy and Sustainable Telecom. The companies provide inexpensive energy and telecommunications solutions respectively primarily to the group’s developments.
José Auriemo Neto is the chair and CEO of the JHSF group. The group has over forty year’s innovative experience in developing exclusive deluxe projects. One of the ground-breaking projects was the development of Shopping Metro Santa Cruz which integrates a public transport network with a private shopping complex. José Auriemo Neto is heavily involved in the development projects at JHSF. For example, in 2015, he moved his family to spend time in New York while he supervised the construction of an upmarket residential and hotel high-rise.
José Auriemo Neto worked alongside his father at JHSF. The company started as a family-owned business. His first legendary masterpiece is the Parque Cidade Jardim Shopping complex which includes hundreds of retail stores, residential towers, office blocks, a mixed-use complex and part of the Fasano Hotel group. Under José Auriemo Neto’s leadership, the group has achieved tremendous growth and many firsts in the Brazilian real estate market.
The group is establishing a strategic partnership with leading luxury brands such as Daslu, an exclusive fashion chain store based in Sao Paulo. Other famous brands you can expect in a JHSF shopping mall include the Reebok Academy, Cinemark, Montblanc, and Louis Vuitton among many others. The group aims to have an upmarket shopping complex in all major cities across the globe, a dream that is fast becoming a reality.