About Green Card Gateway Regional Center
Green Card Gateway Regional Center, located in Burr Ridge, Ill., was designated as an EB-5 Regional Center by USCIS in July 2013. Green Card Gateway Regional Center offers investment opportunities to foreigners wishing to obtain permanent residency through the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program. Green Card Gateway Regional Center is authorized to offer investment opportunities in a variety of fields, including commercial and residential mixed use development, solar power plants, medical procedure centers, assisted living facilities, hotels and high-rise buildings. Its geographic scope includes Hamilton and Jefferson counties in the state of Illinois.
Green Card Gateway Regional Center’s goal is to develop projects within the state of Illinois that will create economic value and impact by creating jobs. The regional center is able to successfully help its clients due to their four decades of business development experience in a variety of industries, including construction projects, commercial and residential real estate development, mortgage financial services, health care facilities and alternative energies. Green Card Gateway Regional Center is able to assist in every step of the EB-5 project creation process, including identification, development and marketing. The regional center uses a skilled network of developers, contractors, government agencies and attorneys to create optimal business opportunities. Green Card Gateway Regional Center performs rigorous due diligence on all potential projects and fully discloses every detail to its investment partners. The regional center is committed to long term success and avoids riskier ventures.
Dr. Ganesan Visvabharathy is the president and chief executive officer of Hawthorne World, an international conglomerate that focuses on affordable housing, green power and energy efficiency and is the parent company of the regional center. His goal is to provide affordable housing for the masses in prime locations. Dr. Visvabharathy is highly experienced in the field of real estate and was chosen as the City Developer of the Year in Chicago. He has also served on the boards of the Homebuilders Association of Greater Chicago, Business Advisory Group of the State of Illinois, Illinois Solar Energy Association and the Chicago Crime Commission.
He is an also an electrical engineer with a Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Illinois, a Master of Business Administration from IM Ahmedabad, and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Madras.