It is not easy to build your name and reputation when you are born in a wealthy family. It is even more difficult when your father has made a big name in politics and business world. It is easier to get overshadowed by your father’s big name, but that was not the case for the Brazilian entrepreneur Flavio Maluf. Having a wealthy background did not stop him from working hard. His hard work and determination to succeed saw him rise to take over the family business Eucatex Group. He serves as the CEO and the president of the business empire.
Flavio Maluf graduated with a degree in Mechanical engineering from Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation. He also attained a degree in Business Administration from New York University. Maluf took over the family-owned business Eucatex Group in 1997. This is 47 years after its inception in 1951.
Eucatex Group is a company which supplies building materials. They supply laminate and vinyl floors, paints, doors, and panels. They make these items from Eucalyptus wood fibers from which the company extracted its name. His grandfather owned one of the largest sawmills in Latin America. Find out more about Flavio Maluf at barbacenaonline.com
Apart from supplying building materials during the construction of the stadium for World Cup in Brazil, Eucatex Group is also famous in the line of environment conservation. Their products are environmentally friendly. Also, they recycle their waste products. Flavio Maluf has also expanded the company across the borders of Brazil. The Company boasts of other branches in more than 35 different countries including US, Mexico, and Germany.
Flavio Maluf is also a blogger and a philanthropist. Through his writings, he advises people on how to succeed in business. He loves giving back to the community. He has donated hospital equipment and machines to several hospitals.
When he is not in the office, Maluf engages in activities which keeps his body fit. He does aerobics and rides a track bike. He also refreshes his mind by reading magazines and surfing the internet.