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Jacobo Ortiz Blanes is the founder and president of Las Brisas Property Management, a full service commercial real estate firm located in Puerto Rico, managing more than 3 million square foot of active office, industrial, retail and residential spaces. Their client base includes renowned local financial institutions and state investors, such as Banco Popular, Caribbean Properties Group Real Estate Investment Trust / Goldman Sachs (CPG REIT / GS), Lone Star Funds, Capital Crossing, WM Capital Partners and Caprock Associates, among others.
Currently, Las Brisas manages more than 800 tenants and has 70 full time employees. Recently, the company signed a contract with San Patricio Plaza and Village, as a subcontractor for the operation of its installations, effectively becoming the largest real estate firm in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean, in terms of scale and reach for the offer of its services.
In addition to Las Brisas, Mr. Ortiz Blanes has enjoyed a great career in the real estate industry, having successfully led the acquisition, construction and administration of various real estate transactions for a value of over $175 million dollars in the past six years. Before Las Brisas, Mr. Ortiz Blanes worked for 14 years with SC Johnson in a variety of positions in sales and marketing, in North America and Brazil. He was responsible for the development of new products, such as Glade® Plug Ins ($400 million in annual sales). He is also a member of the Board of Directors for The Salvation Army, USIC, Plaza Provisions Food Systems and the national board for Lemonade Day.
Mr. Ortiz Blanes has a Bachelor’s in Political Science from Haverford College and a Master’s in Food Marketing from Cornell University.
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