Flavio Maluf who is the current CEO of Eucatex joined the Brazilian company in 1987. He was first assigned to the area related to trade before joining the company’s industrial activities. Based on his work performance, he moved to administration and was eventually handed an executive leadership role.
Born in 1961, Flavio Maluf studied Business Administration at the New York University and also earned a degree in mechanical engineering from Fundação Armando AlvaresPenteado.Upon graduating, Flavio Maluf acquired experience working for Citicorp and GrandFood Group. His dream was to run the family’s business Eucatex, and it came true when he was given the leadership role in 1997.
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Under the leadership of Flavio Maluf, Eucatex has expanded its presence through subsidiary office buildings to over 35 countries. He gives back to society through charity work such as a donation he made of an X-ray machine to the Idio Carli Hospital and Maternity.
Flavio Maluf shares the knowledge he has gained from running Eucatex and advises on topics that concern aspiring entrepreneurs, business owners, and managers through articles and blogs that he writes. For instance, he shares his insights on matters concerning capital and time which most people struggle with and gives experience-based advice on issues of investments. Despite being born in a wealthy family, Flavio Maluf believes in hard work and has managed to create an empire.
Founded in 1951, Eucatex specializes in building supply materials and the side products that come with the production. The company is the first factory to operate install and run a recycling plant within the existing system. Eucatex c aims at providing materials made from quality Eucalyptus wood while practicing environmental-friendly business practices which make it a leader in the southern hemisphere.
Eucatex offers products such as doors and panels, vinyl flooring, partitions for walls, furniture, laminated floors, toys, and paint.