Juan Merino de Cabo, José de Cabo and Purificación Cabo have registered Gavari Properties Socimi S.A. which has approximately 5 million under management and is born with the objective of investing in residential properties in Madrid, Valencia and Málaga.
Juan Merino de Cabo has been working on this pilot project since January 2015 and it currently has over 50 properties under management in «non prime» areas of the city of Madrid. He graduated at CUNEF and has worked at Banco Santander and Self Bank.
José de Cabo, started his career at Venture Consulting and worked for Roland Berger before co-founding Olapic in 2010, a content company which is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Monotype Imaging Holding Inc. (NASDAQ: TYPE). He is a graduate of the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas and has an MBA from Columbia Business School.
The board of advisors includes seasoned real estate experts Alfonso Vázquez, Álvaro Boada and Itziar Mendizábal. Alfonso has been managing director of FITENI and previously worked as a lawyer for Linklaters and Baker & McKenzie. Álvaro has founded various funds including property fund AIGA investments and has worked for KPMG and Goldman Sachs. Itziar is a Senior Advisor at PwC and worked as CFO and director of Metrovacesa.