JHSF was founded in 1972 as a construction company by Fabio and Jose Auriemo and two other partners. The founding partners had a vision of turning the company into a major player in the real estate industry. JHSF edged the competitive market by introducing new ideas that completely transformed the real estate industry in Brazil.
Rising to the top
By 2001, the company had built a reputable name in the industry by successfully handling big projects. Such projects inspired the revolution of malls in the country. JHSF was the first company to build a mall that integrated with a transport system. It became a successful concept since it offered convenience and reliability to customers. Another major idea that propelled their success was the introduction of mixed development.
Change of leadership
At the helm of success, the leadership of the company was changed with Jose Auriemo Netto appointed as CEO. Although he took the helm of the company at a young age, he was able to introduce ideas that completely transformed the company. He is acclaimed to have diversified the operations of the company. For instance, in 2009, he oversaw the signing of partnership agreements where the company ventured into the retail market. The company also focused on the high-end luxury market by launching ultra modern luxurious shopping complex such as the prominent Cidade Jardim.
About Jose Auriemo Neto
Jose Auriemo is the firstborn son of Fabio Aurioemo the founders of the company. He graduated from the Fundacao Armando Alvares Penteado (FAAP) University. He joined the company in 1993 at a junior position and founded the Parkbem service department that became a success. Since his appointment as the CEO, the company has achieved significant success. His mandate is to oversee the company’s interests in building developments and other interests.