Management Team

With more than 25 years of real estate experience, the Houston EB5 team works to develop high quality residential high-rise, mid-rise, mixed use and suburban projects. Through the years, the team has and continues to partner with industry experts. Houston EB5 has demonstrated long-term financial strength, which enables the organization to deliver world-class projects consistently. Houston EB5 has completed four successful raises, totaling over $75 million for their Astoria, Eighteen 25, Marlowe, and Arabella projects, and has both a 100% success rate on I-526 approvals, and pending I-829 approvals.

Roberto Contreras
Roberto ContrerasPresident & Chief Executive Officer
A businessman with strong ties in the United States, Mexico and Europe, Roberto Contreras has made a name for himself as a respected entrepreneur.
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Acho Azuike
Acho AzuikeChief Operating Officer & Managing Director
Acho Azuike is responsible for the general management of this Regional Center. Mr. Azuike oversees the identification and evaluation of potential investments that meet EB-5…
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Emilio Guzmán
Emilio GuzmánChief Investor Relations & Executive Vice President
Emilio Guzmán is responsible for strategic client management communication, international partnerships & alliances, marketing, and investment compliance to enable…
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Douglas Dillard
Douglas DillardChief Financial Officer
Mr. Dillard has nearly 15 years’ experience working as a finance and accounting professional. His diverse background includes accounting leadership…
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Roberto Contreras IV
Roberto Contreras IVDirector, East Asia
Roberto manages Houston EB5’s and St. Christopher Holdings’ activities as well as sources institutional investment in China. Seeing China as a very important…
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Charles Foster
Charles FosterLegal Counsel
Charles Foster is the Chairman of Foster Global, the nation’s second largest immigration law firm with clientele including International Superstar Yao Ming. Foster Global is well recognized for providing…
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