The development company Novus Civitas was created to ensure that the Serena del Mar master plan is developed in line with the development’s philosophy of inclusiveness, environmental friendliness, and quality of life. Novus Civitas is the master developer of Serena del Mar, based in Cartagena, spearheaded by Rafael Simón del Castillo. In addition to overseeing the Serena del Mar master plan, Novus Civitas is the lead developer of the Centro Hospitalario Serena del Mar, the University of Los Andes building, the Celsia utilities partnership, as well as infrastructure and landscaping.
Novus Civitas has partnered with world-class designers and architects, as well as leading investment funds, including The Banca Multilateral, the Banca Comercial, and other well-known real estate sector investors and private investors.
Serena Del Mar CEO
Daniel Haime, a prominent businessman and philanthropist, is the visionary behind Serena del Mar. Drawing on his family’s entrepreneurial legacy and commitment to Colombia, Daniel recognized the need for an ambitious project that could meet the evolving needs of the region, and he set out to develop Serena del Mar.
President of Novus Civitas
Rafael serves as President of Novus Civitas and manages the daily operations of the development company. Rafael has led projects in many industries in Cartagena, and is recognized as a leader in real estate development, particularly specializing in new sustainable construction and urban expansion.
Designer of the Serena del Mar Corporate Center, home to the University of Los Andes Sede Caribe.
Robert Trent Jones II
Designer of Serena del Mar’s 18-hole Golf Course
(Wallace Roberts & Todd)
Sustainable urban design auditors
Serena del Mar urban planner and landscaper
(Mario Noriega & Asociados)
Serena del Mar master plan designer
Designer of the master plan for Serena del Mars urban corridor, the Grand Canal and the Serena del Mar Central Hospital.
(Applied Technology & Management, Inc.)
Engineering consultants for coastal, environmental, marine and water resources
Designer of the vehicular and pedestrian wayfinding system of Serena del Mar.
ARIAS SERNA SARAVIA
Epic Design + Construction has over 29 years of experience in the development of commercial and residential projects in various sectors of Cartagena de Indias.
Centro Hospitalario Serena del Mar
El Centro Hospitalario Serena del mar began its gradual opening in January 2021 and started operation of its first phase in in April. The medical center offers hospitalization, pediatric and adults intensive care units, surgery, consultations, clinical lab and pathology, cardiology, endoscopy and diagnostic imaging such as X-Ray, Fluoroscopy, echography, Mammography, Densitometry, Tomography, MRI and Nuclear Medicine. It also offers advanced radiotherapy and chemotherapy techniques through the Cancer Institute.