JHSF has gained an immense reputation as real estate holding due to its venture in the major sustainable projects in Brazil. For instance, the Cidade Jardim Center has accorded JHSF much praise for its attainment of an AQUA that is a high environmental quality certificate. Also, it has also embraced corporate social responsibility projects where it has continually supported community healthcare and educational facilities. The Jose Auriemo’s side has steadily expanded its business operations into shopping segments and also made sales from its controlling shareholder. That notwithstanding, the company has continued in its service with the commercial sector and administrative sectors where it administers various hotels and its respective shopping centers. In the shopping centers that are majorly spread in Brazilian cities of Manaus, Salvador and Sao Paulo, JHSF has consistently consolidated its position as the lead holding company.
Jose Auriemo Neto and his Role at JHSF
Focus on the ownership breakdown at JHSF points to Jose Auriemo Neto as the individual with highest shareholding capacity at JHSF. The CEO of JHSF Partipacoes S.A has 8.9% of the company’s shares and as a shareholder of the enterprise. He turns out as a key decision-maker as far as the company policies are concerned. Having started working for JHSF in 1993, he was diligent and consistent in his duties which saw him create the first parking lot management company in 1997. After the success of this venture, he got the go ahead to develop the company’s first destination for shopping needs. To this effect, the shopping destination, Shopping Santa Cruz was established, and from its success also, Mr. Neto went ahead to the helm of the company as its CEO in 2003 to date.
Sitting at the helm of leadership has come with both successes and similar challenges, but importantly, his successes have outweighed the various problems. For instance, through his tenure as the Chairman of the company, JHSF has witnessed an upsurge in the number of both development and administrative projects under its watch. Up until now, JHSF has expanded its operations not only in the major cities of Brazil but to other countries such as America and Uruguay. To know more about Jose Auriemo Neto click here.