Our team

International

George Rozwadowski 

Managing Director

A skilled UK-based Financier with over 36 years' experience at Director level in the financial and leasing sector, both in the UK and overseas. George has been committed to this project since 2012 and has developed an experienced local team to execute the projects. He sees socially responsible investment opportunities as an important part of Oak International Finance.

Brazilian

Julio Andres Iglesias

General Manager

A Civil Engineering graduate, with an MBA in Construction Management, Julio has experience working for one of the largest home builders in Brazil. He formed his own construction company in 2010, which has constructed several hundred properties within the My House My Life programme, in which he now specialises. A native of Natal, Julio speaks fluent Portuguese, Spanish and English.

Joao Simoes 

Sales Manager

A Business graduate who has worked as a Real Estate Consultant since 2002, specialising in establishing and managing European companies in Brazil. Joao has extensive experience working with European investors and has been involved in the development of numerous projects as Sales Director. He now specialises in the My House My Life programme, and speaks fluent Portuguese, Spanish and English.

Rob Meyer 

Strategic Planning

A graduate of Loughborough University, Rob has worked in overseas real estate for almost 20 years. After moving to Spain, Rob set up and managed his own successful Real Estate company selling properties to British clients on the Costas. In addition, as a representative of a UK based developer, was instrumental in the management of the planning process for a project of 600 villas in the Murcia region. In 2011, Rob was invited to Brazil and introduced to the My House My Life programme.  He has since relocated to Brazil where he has worked in both property sales and project development. Rob is fluent in English Spanish and competent in Portuguese.

Lucas Duarte de Medeiros 

Lawyer

As a Senior Partner in the law firm Alves Duarte Advogados, Lucas has been specialising in Real Estate for over 10 years, with his most recent focus being on the My House My Life programme. A member of the OAB (Brazilian Bar Association), Lucas also holds an internationally recognised Masters Degree in both Civil Law and Corporate Law. As a native of Natal, Lucas speaks fluent English and Portuguese.

Juliana Serejo Dantas

Project Manager

Juliana graduated in Civil Engineering from Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte in 2017. During her studies, Juliana worked from May-July 2016 for Medeiros Group as a trainee where she was responsible for budgets and projects. She joined the Oak IF Group as an intern in July 2016 and has now progressed to full-time employment, where she is responsible for the legalisation of works, project management and overseeing the construction work, which is her specialist area of expertise.