Habitat Inmobiliaria has appointed José C. Saz as the company's new CEO. With the appointment, supported by Bain Capital Credit, the company intends to accelerate its growth by focusing on the development of high-quality real estate projects close to Spain’s main cities.
José C Saz has an extensive experience in the real estate, construction and Project Management sectors, both nationally and internationally throughout Europe, Asia, America and Africa. He has held several top executive positions in LV Salamanca Ingenieros, Abengoa, Mutua Madrileña, Mace, ISG, and Neinor Homes.
For the last few years, José C Saz has served as Vice President of AECMA (Spanish Association of Project Management) with his responsibility as Professor of the Masters Programme in Project Management (MeDIP) at the School of Architecture of the Polytechnic University of Madrid.
"We are focused on finding excellent business opportunities in developing quality projects in the main real estate markets of Spain," said José C Saz."We have the best management team in the sector, a group of great professionals who will be the basis of the business growth we will undertake in the coming years."
Brad Palmer, Managing Director and Head of European Portfolio Operations of Bain Capital Credit said: "We believe that the experience and professionalism of José C. Saz will effectively guide the new strategy of Habitat".
Since Bain Capital Credit acquired the company, Habitat has started the delivery of two significant real estate projects: the Juncal residential development, located in Alcobendas, Madrid; and Parc de Can Mercader in Cornella, Barcelona. During the next twelve months, Habitat expects to finish several projects delivering over 550 houses.