José Auriemo Neto is a Brazilian executive and is the chief executive officer and chairman of JHSF Participacoes SA. The real estate company focuses on developing both residential and commercial properties in Brazil.
Mr. Auriemo Neto oversees the interests of their brands in public developments, hotels and office buildings. He is additionally responsible for the administration of the group’s retail and extensive shopping portfolio which includes the rather prominent shopping complex in Säo Paulo known as the Cidade Jardim, the Ponta Negra shopping center in Manaus and the Metrô Tucuruv which is the Bela Vista in Salvador. The company also has another two developments under construction in the district of Sao Paulo. These centers recognize how much the economic market in Brazil is growing.
Mr. Auriemo Neto was responsible for overseeing the group’s first real estate venture in 2009. The company signed exclusive partnership agreements with Jimmy Choo, Pucci and Hermes and opened the first retail outlets who sold these luxury brands. The brands were available in the Cidade Jardim shopping center owned by JHSF. In 2012 JHSF went into partnership with Valentino and this triggered the first stores carrying Valentino and R.E.D. anywhere in Brazil.
Mr. Aureimo Neto is an alumnus at the University in Sao Paulo called the Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado also referred to as FAAP. He went to work for JHSF in 1993 and by 1997 he had become an invaluable executive and founded the group services for the company. He created Parkbem which was a parking lot management company. After the department had become successful Mr. Aureimo Neto was successful in securing the rights for the development of the first shopping destination of the group. This occurred in 1998. The center was named the Shopping Santa Cruz and with his input became a successful development.