Founder & President
George Xu was born in China. He emigrated to the United States at age 16, and received a Bachelor in Sciencedegree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and a Master’s degree in Computer Science, from the Polytechnic Institute of New York University. George is the founder and president of Century Development Group, an integrated real estate development company based in Flushing, Queens, New York City. With nearly 20 years of real estate holding and development experience, he has worked on more than a million square feet of real estate developments, and mixed-use developments, including residential, hospitality, office, and retail. George’s total project asset thus far is over $658 million dollars and created over 10,000 jobs to the local economy.
He has participated in all phases of his projects, from assembly, acquisition, finance, design, construction, to marketing and sales. Mr. Xu's projects have also involved close collaboration with the City of New York, as well as the State of New York on issues including zoning, land use, and environmental matters. In recent years, Mr. Xu expanded his business toinclude the EB5 international investor's immigration program. He is the founder and the principal of the Flushing-based Century New York City Regional Center, where he provides crucial marketing oversight and policy guidance. His team has successfully finished raising capital with a 100% approval rate for 4 projects and are recruiting EB5 investors from all parts of the world for their 5thand 6thprojects.