JHSF Participacoes SA was established in 1972 in the city of Sao Paulo by Jose Roberto Auremio and Fabio. It is recognized for being the pioneer of high end real estate sector in Brazil with significant operations in commercial and residential incorporation. However, in 1990, the company was dissolved and Fabio Auremio took over the activities of JHSF. Under the leadership of Fabio Auremio, JHSF Participacoes SA has thrived in the real estate market and has constructed more than 6 million square metres.
JHSF Participacoes SA is composed of four diverse business units ranging from Shopping malls, Executive Airport, Incorporation and Fasano Hotel & Restaurant. In 2001, the company founded Metro Santa Cruz Shopping mall in Sao Paulo which was the first mall in Brazil to be integrated with a subway station. Some the other malls owned by JHSF Participacoes SA include Ponta Negra Mall in Manaus, Bela Vista in Salvador, Metro Tucuruv Mall and the prominent CidadeJardim Shopping Mall. In April 2007 JHSF Participacoes SA was acknowledged to be among the most prosperous Corporate Governance sector of the Bovespa. The holding’s market value in the stock market is approximated to be $1.2 billion with shares traded on the Novo Mercado of BM &FBovespa.
About Jose AuremioNeto
Jose AuremioNeto is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of JHSF Participacoes SA. He is a successful Brazilian businessman who began working in JHSF since 1993. Under his leadership, Jose AuremioNeto constructed JHSF’s first shopping mall the Santa Cruz Shopping Mall. In addition to governing JHFS’s shopping and retail portfolio, Jose AuremioNeto also oversees the holding’s office buildings, public developments and hotels.
Jose AuremioNeto was also the steward of JHSF first venture into retail in 2009 after getting into partnership with Pucci, Jimmy Choo and Hermes. Later, the company signed a partnership agreement in 2012 with Valentino which lead to the construction of the first Valentino and R.E.D Valentino enterprises in Brazil. Moreover, Jose Auremio has also launched luxury brands retail outlets in JHSF’s CidadeJardim Shopping Mall.