CEO & Founder
Leonardo Hamam is an Entrepreneur, Architect, and Developer who partners with owners, franchisees, and development partners offering unique expertise in the hospitality industry. He has an instinct for the ability to absorb an investor’s concept, then searches for new solutions that translate into results, becoming a fundamental part of the development strategy.
Leo’s passion and determination started with the loss of his father at an early age. With degrees in Architecture and Urbanism, Leo’s well-defined strategy, hard work, patience, and dedication brought Hamam Development to successfully complete over 150 projects in 10 countries in the past 20 years. With offices in the United States and Brazil, Hamam Development is a leading worldwide expert on Hospitality FF&E and OS&E Procurement and Management of the Installation.
Leo lives in Delray Beach, Florida with his wife, Cristiane, and their three daughters. When Leo isn’t playing the guitar, he enjoys golf and boxing. Leo believes in ethics, spirituality, transparency, respect to the environment, and sustainable innovation. Giving back to the community, Hamam Development has donated more than three hundred trucks of furniture to the needy in Aparecida do Norte, Sao Paulo, and Rio de Janeiro. Leo truly cares about forging long term relationships that continue along both professional and personal paths.