As Commercial Director at Driftwood Capital, André Haidar focuses on expanding the firm's investor network, focusing primarily on EB-5 investors from Brazil. Prior to joining Driftwood, André had spent the previous years investing in real estate in South Florida, advising family offices and high-net-worth individuals, managing more than 30 projects.
André has more than 20 years’ experience in investment banking sales and distribution. He was also a Founding Partner with a very successful boutique real estate development company in Brazil. Haidar holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and gathered experience in originating, analyzing, identifying opportunities, managing teams and setting up operations, including deep knowledge in investments and real estate dynamics. Born in São Paulo, Brazil, André is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish and Italian. When not in the office, André can be found running, biking, cooking, reading or relaxing at the beach.