Beyond resourceful, resilient or even essential, these Power Leaders have proven the real estate sector vital to the region’s health and future.
Masoud Shojaee | CEO, Shoma Group
Shoma has developed more than 10,000 homes and condo units, and more than 1 million square feet of retail and office space, with $5 billion in completed real estate transactions. Current projects include Shoma Village, Shoma Retail, Shoma One, Shoma Bazaar, Shoma North Bay Village and Ten30 South Beach.
M.S., electrical engineering, University of Miami
Why I went into real estate:
The challenge inspired me, and I realized I was really good at it right away.
Lesson from Covid:
Life is too short; you have to squeeze every bit of juice from it.
Go-to icebreaker topic:
I don’t believe in icebreakers. Go straight to the point.
I could spend an afternoon at:
Bijan in Beverly Hills
Title of my life story:
“I Did It My Way”
My hidden talent:
I can fly my own helicopter.