Asi Cymbal is the President and founder of Cymbal Development.
Mr. Cymbal has close to 20 years of experience in real estate development, construction, finance, and law. He has developed and constructed over 1.5 million square feet and close to $1 billion of mixed-use real estate projects in New York City and South Florida.
On a six-acre waterfront site in Downtown Fort Lauderdale, Mr. Cymbal plans a mixed-use complex consisting of residential buildings, retail boutiques, restaurants, and a marina. That project is designed by visionary Bjarke Ingels, whom the Wall Street Journal recently named Innovator of the Year.
In the Miami Design District, Mr. Cymbal is developing a mixed-use office and retail complex designed by internationally renowned architect, Enrique Norten.
Mr. Cymbal is an owner and managing partner of gigi and Bardot, as well as having been an owner and managing partner of the Michelle Bernstein restaurants Sra. Martinez and Crumb on Parchment.
Gigi is a cutting-edge restaurant that was named by Newsweek/Daily Beast as one of the hottest restaurants in the United States. Bardot is Miami’s favorite live music venue and has quickly evolved into the standard-bearer of quality music and performances.
Mr. Cymbal has been named by the South Florida Business Journal as a Heavy Hitter in Construction and Real Estate Development, a Top 100 Power Leader, and as one of 2013’s People to Watch. He has also appeared on the front page of the Wall Street Journal.
An avid fan of art and architecture, and a believer in the communities that he is part of, Mr. Cymbal sits on the boards of the FIU School of Architecture + Arts | Miami Beach Urban Studios, and the Business for the Arts Broward.
Mr. Cymbal is a graduate of Vassar College and the UCLA School of Law. He is an experienced real estate and business attorney licensed to practice law in New York, New Jersey, and Washington D.C., and is a licensed general contractor in the State of Florida.