Flavio Maluf is the head of Eucatex, a natural eucalyptus products company that is located in Brazil. He is the Vice Chief Executive Officer of Eucatex Trading Engenharia. Eucatex was founded in 1951 by the Maluf’s family. The founders had no idea that the small scale company would grow into an international company that it is today. The company grew progressively within the first three years, and in 1954, it opened its factory in Sao Paulo. This marked the beginning of its expansion story. The company diversified into production of the acoustic ceiling, wood fibre plates, and soft sheets. In no time, Eucatex was producing insulation and acoustic panels.
Eucatex has received several awards for its dedication to conservation of the environment. It was the first acoustic company that focuses on the preservation of the environment by planting eucalyptus trees in a bid to conserve the environment for future generations. When it was established, there were very few environmental regulations for companies. This did not hinder the company form ensuring all its products are environmentally friendly.
Eucatex has expanded its product portfolio into construction and furniture. The company is still leading in today’s market and the production of sustainable and affordable building materials.
Flavio Maluf has a postgraduate degree in Business Management from the New York University and has a degree in mechanical engineering from PUC. His education background gives him both trade and industrial skills that are necessary to lead the company.Eucatex has grown under the strategic leadership of Flavio Maluf. The company opened more branches under his watch, and he ensured all the branches are using solar power, a move towards energy conservation.
Flavio specialized in accounting for non-accountants, management people, foreign trade principals, rural management, and foreign exchange principles thus his vast wealth of knowledge and skills. He has a lot of experience in the business world apart from his prestigious educational background.
Flavio Maluf is a good role model for those entering the business world and has a blog where he offers advice on how to succeed in employment, how to handle job interviews, and how to achieve remarkable career growth. Flavio has also been talking about the future of business in Brazil.