Flavio Maluf is one of Brazil’s most established businessmen. By profession, Maluf is an engineer and the current CEO of Eucatext. Eucatext was formed in 1951 to reproduce eucalyptus to make ceiling panels and tiles. Eucatext is the first cooperation in Brazil to specialize on environmental welfare and responsibility. It is a renowned provider of construction services, furniture, solution, and products.
After a temporary stay in New York, Flavio came back home to help in the running of his family business empire. During this time, he had no experience, but he took his role seriously something that saw Eucatext become one of the greatest companies in Brazil.
As a top executive, Flavio focused on industrial trading to attract more investment opportunities and partnerships. Up to today, Eucatext still operates on the same principles and foundations that Flavio laid down. Under Maluf’s leadership, the company launched its first ever industrial plant in 2010.
So far, the company has met many milestones in enhancing sustainable development. The company has fared quite well both on the local and international front. Eucatext has managed to export many of its products to the foreign markets earning the company over $10 million dollars. Most people in this industry can learn many things from Flavio Maluf’s experience and a shrewd businessman and entrepreneur.
Flavio was born in 1961 in Brazil, but he attended school both in San Paulo and New York. Flavio studied business and engineering courses and was once the President of GrandFood Group while studying in New York. Apart from being an established businessman, Flavio is also doing well on the family front; he has a wife, Jacqueline Torres and three children. Also, he is well-known in the world of philanthropy and has helped various maternity facilities and hospitals in Brazil.
Flavio, despite being a top achiever, he has the heart for giving back to his community. Existing and upcoming entrepreneurs can learn three valuable lessons from Flavio’s business model. They are selflessness, dedicated leadership, and integrity. His prayer is to see a better Brazil which operates on these three principles. With many hats under his name, we can only watch out to see what the future holds for Flavio and his business empire.