The Barbouti family, through several entities, has been active in real property investments throughout the world, including activities in the United States since 1986. The primary force in the real estate investments of the Barbouti family in the United States has been Haidar Barbouti. With over 20 years of professional business experience in the commercial property field, Haidar has guided the acquisition development and operation of numerous real estate investments in this country.
Haidar has always taken a personal and proactive approach to all of is business endeavors and none more than that with Highland Village Shopping Center. In designing and supervising every element of expansion and ensuring the pristine maintenance of the property, Mr. Barbouti has facilitated the development of many number one and top performing stores. Among his national tenants, gaining the respect of such CEOS as Williams Sonoma, Howard Lester, Urban Outfitters and restaurateur Patrick Torres.
When Haidar acquired Highland village he wanted to maintain the existing sense of local rapport but elevate the look, feel and overall stature of the center. Through thoughtful on site management and in house leasing Mr. Barbouti has led Highland Village over the past two decades to become the modern timeless and sophisticated shopping destination that it is today.