Meet the Team

Sergio Cesario



Sergio Cesario is the founder of The Cesario Group. A native of Brazil and an international broadcast journalist, Cesario joined the Douglas Elliman team in 2014 with a focus on representing international clients and investors looking to expand the lucrative global real estate business.

Cesario is a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (“CLHMS”) and has earned the designation by performing in the TOP 10% of Miami real estate market and has also earned membership into the Million Dollar GUILD™, which rewards certified success in the million-dollar and above market.

Born and raised in Sao Paulo, Cesario earned his Masters degree in Broadcasting Journalism from New York University and has extensive real estate experience in South Florida as well as in Portugal specializing in luxury beach and condo properties.

Cesario’s seamless international experience distinguishes him from the competition in representing a wide range of customers. Leveraging from Douglas Elliman Real Estate and Knight Frank Residential’s global alliance, Cesario has access to an invaluable database and the largest interactive and connected network for luxury residential properties in the world.

Mauro Monkolski



Focused on representing international home buyers and Miami-Dade present and future homeowners, Mauro Monkolski is committed to listening to his clients’ needs and utilizing his keen negotiation skills to ensure a smooth and successful transaction.

Born and raised in the South of Brazil, Mauro has cultivated a unique and effective combination of Southern appeal and Northeastern determination through years spent living in New York City and frequent travels to South America, Europe and Asia. Going the extra mile for his clients is second nature to Mauro and his tireless work ethics and tenacity are equally matched by his calm demeanor and warm, friendly approach ensuring a win for his clients every time.

A graduate of Miami-Dade College with a degree in Paramedics, Mauro began his career in 2014 with the recognition of the trust and values that customers place in his hands. Committed to exceed expectations at every turn, he has built a highly respected reputation as a caring and reassuring professional among his clients and colleagues alike.

Inspired by his partner’s success in real estate, Mauro joins the Douglas Elliman team as a member of The Cesario Group where he is committed to connecting with, and expanding clientele, both past and present. Mauro is well-connected and actively involved in the International community. His contacts and life-long sphere of influence leverage his enthusiasm and expertise, strengthening his clients’ experience.

As a Realtor®, Mauro’s first priority is a commitment to excellence ensured by providing the highest level of service to buyers and sellers, listening to their wants and needs and following through to earn their trust, referrals and repeat business.