The Capvest Group has an extensive international team with multiple talents in their respective fields, providing expertise in many fields of activities, namely property management, investment strategy and portfolio, property development and marketing, project management, procurement or evaluation services.
The Lisbon office features a local team of recognized professionals with extensive backgrounds, CapvestAdvis, is specialized in the selection and analysis of real estate investments and real estate project development.
Founder & CEO
Magid was taught at an early age the value of hard work and social responsibility. While attending Webster University in Geneva, he began entrepreneurially working in the Forex and Commodity business in Geneva and in 1988 joined a trading company as Head of Marketing & Business Development. In 2001, Magid founded CapvestAdvisors SA and developed Capvest as a multifaceted and highly creative international real estate development and investment group.
Capvest is currently active in residential, office, retail and mixed-use urban development projects in Switzerland, Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium and Canada.
As CEO of Capvest, Magid is actively involved in more than 40 companies, including Capstone SA and Retail Advisors SA. Magid is also an active member of the board of directors of several companies, including Globalstar SA (Geneva) and Equadis SA (Geneva). Capvest manages a real estate portfolio in excess of 500 million CHF. Magid holds a BA in Marketing and Accounting from Webster University, Geneva.
EXPERTISE: Real Estate Development & Investment – Languages: French, English and Arabic.
In 2014, Fausto joined Capvest with the goal of establishing an Office in Lisbon where he is now Architecture Technical Director in charge of the day-to-day management of the local company CapvestAdvis, Lda.
Before joining the Capvest Group, he was Senior Architect at MetroUrbe, a Lisbon based Architecture firm specialized in the design and planning of distinctive resort, hospitality and high-end residential projects in Portugal and overseas, where he had worked since the inception of the company in 2005.
Prior to this, Fausto worked in other Lisbon based Architecture offices. Fausto has also collaborated with the Portuguese Architectural Heritage Authority and the Portuguese Tax Authority. In 2005, he co-founded a small company that continues to operate in the acquisition, recovery and lease of small properties in the historic areas of Lisbon.
Fausto holds a degree in Architecture from the Faculty of Architecture – University of Lisbon and is enrolled in the Order of Architects
EXPERTISE : Architecture – Languages: Portuguese, French and English.
Advisor to the Board
In 2014, Mário joined Capvest as advisor with the goal of establishing an office in Lisbon.
He is now manager and advisor of the local company CapvestAdvis Lda representing his own company Soundvalor Lda. He is consultant of other companies in Portugal, real estate appraiser for bank, courts and the Portuguese tax authority. He develops his activity as analyst of real estate investment and tax adviser.
Prior to this he was managing companies active in mechanical engineering, import-export and management. As a senior engineer he supervised several construction projects. Mário holds a degree in Civil Engineer from the Coimbra University and is a Licensed Engineer by the Portuguese Engineer Board.
EXPERTISE : Civil engineer, real estate advisor – Languages: Portuguese, French and English.