Executive VP & Chief of Investor Relations
Under the executive leadership of Emilio Guzmán, Houston EB5 has forged the most effective business relations between investors and the company. Mr. Guzmán is responsible for cultivating numerous international partnerships and alliances, overseeing marketing implementation, monitoring investment compliance, and managing all client communications and teams that bring investments full circle.
His vast range of accomplishments include leading the creation of 5,710 new jobs in Texas, raising $180 million dollars in funding from investors spanning 20 different countries, and developing U.S. projects for a total of more than $975 million dollars.
Having built new markets and alliances around the world, Mr. Guzmán brings over 20 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate investments. He has highly developed skills in negotiation, investing, investor relations, and business strategy.
Additionally, Mr. Guzmán has created strategic international alliances with Turkey, Nigeria, The Philippines, India, China, Mexico, and Vietnam, helping more than 335 individual investors and their families obtain U.S. citizenship. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the US – MX Business Association (AEM).
Involved with numerous philanthropic efforts, Mr. Guzmán contributes to multiple organizations for assisting those with autism, generates significant donations for children’s hospitals, and continues to provide special consultation to Hispanics who are new to the Greater Houston community. As a prominent advocate of the EB-5 program, he frequently speaks in various international forums as well.
Mr. Guzmán holds a bachelor’s degree in international relations from Anahuac University in Mexico. He is a Certified International Property Specialist and has also obtained an Executive Certificate from Harvard Business School in Real Estate Capital, Partnerships and Portfolios. In his personal time, he is an avid golfer and enjoys being active outdoors.