Alberto Goncalves is a young, passionate entrepreneur whose drive has led him develop and build several businesses in the metropolitan area. Alberto maintains seventeen years of business development experience with ten of those years being in the real estate lending and construction management. He started his career in mortgage lending by originating over $100 million for communities throughout New Jersey.
Alberto later shifted his career to become vice president of GonSosa Construction. Since 2001, Alberto and his brother Ricardo Sosa, have focused on developing over 400+ units throughout New Jersey and New York. GonSosa Construction remains a commercial & residential real estate development and construction firm, where Alberto now consults and oversees all construction operation, supervision of general contractors, all coordination and due diligence, permits and approvals process, as well as negotiating, contracting and budgeting for the organization.
Alberto currently has several projects in the works for 2015-2016. He plans to open a new gym, a restaurant and a veterans and senior mixed-use building. Al has a proven track record based on the past projects he has developed such as 3 Retro Fitness gyms, 3 restaurants and 400+ units across New Jersey. He takes great pride in serving these businesses as a managing principal and co-owner.
Alberto’s humble upbringing has inspired him to help others. He currently serves on boards such as the Union County Workforce Investment Board, Union County’s One Stop Center, and his favorite, Restore Ministries, a community faith based, non- profit organization located in Elizabeth, NJ.