The Real Deal

The Making Of Masoud Shojaee’s Empire
The founder of Shoma Group, the builder of over 10,000 homes, sounds off on the changing landscape of development in South Florida … and his favorite clothier

It may be hard to believe that the man who today oversees a vast empire of real estate development in South Florida, who relishes the riches of his success — driving a Rolls-Royce Wraith and sporting the latest fashions from Bijan and Dior — was once a frightened 18-year-old, completely alone in the U.S. as a freshman at the University of Miami, in exile from his home country, where a revolution was just beginning.