Mr. José Auriemo Neto earned his degree from the University of FAAP in Brazil. Additionally to his degree, Neto partially attended an engineering course and as well as business administration. Mr. Neto joined JHSF companies in 1993 and became the CEO in 2006. From March 2014, he served as a member of the board of Executive Officers. He also served as Executive Officer of YPO as from 2003 to 2005. Beginning 1999, he has been a member of YPO.
JHSF is among the leading real estate companies in Brazil. It is well known for its innovative and solutions in the current real estate market. It was the first company in the country to set up a green building. It was founded in 1972 by Fabio and Jose Roberto Auriemo as a construction company. The co-founders had a vision of making the company one day to be the biggest real estate company in Brazil. For that reason, they had to invite in other two partners to facilitate the growth of the company.
Mr. Neto, at the age of 27, took over the leadership of JHSF. With his new ideas, he was able to take the company to the next level as well as diversifying it.Under his leadership, it saw the company launching Ultra-modern high-end Cidade Jardim complex which is one of the premier shopping in the state.
During the year of 2007, a lot of activities happened in the company. JHSF was publicly listed and could offer its shares. Due to the listing, it was able to access more capital thus more investments were set up in the country including Horto Bela Vista Complex and Catarina Fashion Outlet among others. The company has so far extended its growth to the international levels, as evidenced by 815 building that is located on 5th Avenue in New York.