José Auriemo Neto, Growing Brazil’s Economy via Fashion
José Auriemo Neto is a name that you may be familiar with. He’s the CEO and Chairman of JHSF Participacoes, SA. He’s also listed as the founder and CEO of Cidade Jardim, an upscale mall in Sao Paolo, Brazil. This mall is an accomplishment that was major for Neto, as it brought many designer names to Brazil. The mall features many dining options and brands such as Jimmy Choo and Hermes. The company even partnered with Valentino to bring new business and fashion to Brazil. Neto is one of the very few real estate developers worldwide that’s credited as being an expert in both fashion and real estate. He’s been recognized in the “Business of Fashion 500,” which is an exclusive list, typically only for those who focus solely on fashion.
José Auriemo Neto began his career in 1992. After joining his fathers business of JHSF, he was a leader of Parkbem, which specializes in parking management as a services provider. He quickly moved into real estate development and started developing shopping malls. With Bela Vista and Ponta Negra, he successfully made his mark on the retail map. Among his beginning ventures, he also added the first subway station and took on a major project in Santa Cruz.
José Auriemo Neto has the education to back his credentials. Being a graduate of Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado (FAAP) University in Sao Paulo, he prepared with coursework in engineering and development. Currently, at 40 years old, Neto has quite a resume. His work not only has strengthened the local economy but, fulfilling a great demand that Brazilian’s had been wanting to take advantage of. With Neto’s varied background and exceptional skill level, it seems he’s destined for success. Neto is a business leader who you’ll probably be hearing much about in the future.