Elie Horn is a Brazilian billionaire. Horn was born in a Jewish family originating in Aleppo, Syria. His family emigrated from Syria to São Paulo, Brazil.
Horn is president of Cyrela Brazil Realty. Cyrela is known to be the largest homebuilder and real estate company in Brazil. The company operates in 17 states and 66 cities in Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay. His wealth is estimated to stand at $2 billion. 1
The Brazil-to-Israel Money Pipeline
Horn, a vocal supporter of the Zionist regime, regularly sends part of his Brazil-earned fortune to Israel, even once donating to the Israeli government. Horn, alongside other Zionist magnates such as Leopold Noe, have donated to Israeli Haredi community.2 Horn has sought to invest in Israel, seeking to buy Israeli telecom titan Bezeq.3 The University of Haifa also received its largest gift in history from Horn. In recent years, the Brazilian billionaire has donated over $ 2.5 million to the university, marking the organization’s largest-ever donation received. Horn contributes to projects at the Haifa University on a yearly basis. He has already pledged to donate an additional $ 350,000 to the university next year.4