Portugal

  • Cascais

USA

  • New York

Spain

  • Marbella

UAE

  • Dubai

Meet some of our partners in projects and investments around the world

WESTON CAPITAL NETHERLANDS BV, a Dutch holding company that holds all real estate developments and investments in Europe and South America for the WESTON CAPITAL GROUP. WESTON brings its expertise in dealing with branded projects, having started the development of gated community branded projects in Cascais, Portugal and in Marbella, Spain, and with indirect investments in branded real estate projects in Dubai, UAE, and New York, USA, through an investment in a Luxembourg based Investment Firm.

International Branding, Licensing, Investment and Real estate services

SINCE FOUNDING in 2014 Brands Lab International (BLI), he has applied his international licensing expertise, being always stepping ahead of the curve expanding from Branded Real Estate to the Real Estate investment market, becoming the beneficiary owner of Brands ID Capital. The fund is an equity investment fund focused on Branded Real Estate projects worldwide.

Prior to founding Brands Lab International Mr. Haffa during his 30 years of experience was responsible for the EMTV’s (a German-based company) IPO and capital raising operations which exceeded 2,5 billion euro in cash and an additional 1 billion euro plus in bank guarantees and credit lines.
The company was 50% stakeholder of the Formula 1 Group and owner of the Jim Henson Company (Sesame Street, Muppets Show) and, besides managing F1, The Muppet Show, and Sesame Street, the company also managed another worldwide leading brands such as Turner Entertainment, Expo 2000 and Oktoberfest, among others. Being the Deputy Chairman of the Board at EMTV marked Mr. Haffa’s initiation into a raising career in the licensing world. With Mr. Haffa’s diversification into real estate, BLI, Brands ID Capital and BRED represent the culmination of his expertise in international branding, licensing, investment, and real estate services.

Florian Haffa

Founder & CEO
Mr. Haffa’s diversification into real estate, BLI, Brands ID Capital and BRED represent the culmination of his expertise in international branding, licensing, investment and real estate services.

Juan Arce

FCS
Founding member of Aquasphere Management and partner of FCS Group.
An expert in wealth management

Founding member of Aquasphere Management and partner of FCS Group. He is an expert in wealth management, where he has more than 25 years of professional experience. He has had senior management responsibilities at top-tier banks such as Banesto, Finantia, Banco Madrid, and Merchbanc, working in Spain, Luxembourg, the United States, and Switzerland. He has a degree in business administration from the San Pablo CEU University of Madrid and is fluent in Spanish and English.

In 2018 he was recognized by the prestigious French Choiseul Institute as one of the 100 most outstanding European entrepreneurs.

Fundraising, Capital Deployment, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private placements, and Product marketing.

Patrick Orlando founded Benessere Investment Group in May 2021, after having launched three SPACs (Special Purpose Acquisition Companies) since 2019: Yunhong International, (Nasdaq: ZGYH), Benessere Capital Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ:BENE) and Maquia Capital Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ:MAQC).

Mr. Orlando is also Chief Executive Officer of Benessere Capital, LLC, an investment consulting firm he founded in Miami in October 2012. Among other services, he has advised on fundraising, capital deployment, mergers and acquisitions, private placements, and product marketing.

 

From 1998 until 2012 Mr. Orlando worked in several industries always at top positions, from Director of Emerging Markets Fixed Income Derivatives of Deutsche Bank for five years, Chief Technical Officer of a renewable fuel company with headquarters in Houston, Texas, also for five years, managing director and head of structuring and derivatives of a boutique Investment Bank based in Florida, and Chief Financial Officer of a sugar trading company he co-founded.

Patrick Orlando

Founder of Benessere Investment Group
Mr. Orland is Chief Executive Officer & Founder of Benessere Capital, LLC, an investment consulting firm he founded in Miami in October 2012.

 

Innovative and high quality projects providing business opportunities.

We are a property development company, located in Brazil, that develops national and international real estate projects. Focused on innovative concepts and differentiated high quality investments, we work in all phases of the project, from prospecting investment opportunities to selling real estate assets, ensuring high quality standards.

With a multinational and highly qualified team, we have a fast and flexible decision-making process, generating greater capacity to find investment opportunities.