Alex Cesar Joins RKF in Miami

Cesar joins the firm as senior director, bringing more than 15 years of experience in retail real estate.
Alex Cesar, Senior Director, RKF

Alex Cesar, Senior Director, RKF

Miami—RKF, an independent real estate firm specializing in retail leasing, investment sales and consulting services, has announced Alex Cesar’s appointment as a senior director in the firm’s Miami office. Cesar brings more than 15 years of experience in retail real estate and has worked with numerous leading U.S. and international brands.

“We are delighted to welcome Alex to RKF and our Miami office,” said Robert Futterman, chairman & CEO of RKF. “With his extensive experience and first-hand knowledge of the business environment and culture in key Latin American countries, Alex will be a crucial driver of our expansion in South Florida and will strengthen the bridge between the Latin American and U.S. retail markets.”

Prior to joining RKF, Cesar led JLL’s retail department in Brazil, and before that he served as leasing director for BR Malls. Cesar worked on major retail real estate transactions in the sportswear and active wear industries, including store openings tied to events such as the 2014 Soccer World Cup and the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

“I was drawn to RKF because of the firm’s successful track record and leading position in the industry—both here in Miami and in the most significant urban retail markets in the U.S.,” said Cesar. “The high caliber of RKF’s executives and its portfolio, and the scope of the firm’s expertise in all areas, are so impressive. I’m excited to join the team.”

Cesar, who is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and the Brazil Florida Business Council.