Prior to SQUARE A.M. most of the founders were part of the management team who led the launching of ESAF – Espírito Santo Ativos Financeiros S.A. (currently GNB – Gestão de Ativos) which managed real estate investment funds, pension funds, asset management and venture capital funds.
In 1990 when they joined the company, 6 people managed a 5M€ treasury fund. Ten years after, EIGHT BILLION EUROS were managed with 100 workers.
In 1992 a real estate fund was launched. When the team left it was the largest in Portugal, with 40,000 participants, 1 billion euros under management and 40% market share, the most profitable participant wise.
The excellence in real estate investment management has lent the SQUARE A.M. team INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION.
Beyond borders, the work developed has allowed to strengthen and export know-how in areas such as real estate development. The experience of the team is mature and successful.