Eucatex S.A. Flourishes under the Leadership of Flavio Maluf
Flavio Maluf is a successful businessman based in Brazil. He studied mechanical engineering at the Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation and later went to the New York University to study administration. Mr. Maluf is married to Jacqueline de Lourdes Coutinho Torres and has 3 children.
Career Milestones and Accomplishments
Flavio Maluf is currently the president and CEO of Eucatex S.A Industria e Comerciro. The company was founded in 1951 and is involved in the production of insulation plates and acoustic sheets from the eucalyptus tree. It has grown rapidly over the years and is now among the leading companies in its niche in Brazil. Mr. Maluf joined the company in 1987 as a junior member of staff. His discipline and hard work saw him rise through the ranks and become president of the group in 1997. In 2005, he was appointed CEO of the company.
The company has undergone numerous changes under his leadership, such as the modernization of its production processes immediately he took over as president. He made good investment decisions that provided the company with the funds to expand its operations and even gain access to new markets. The company has launched many new innovative products under the guidance of Flavio Malufi. Eucatex was also able to open branches in many states in Brazil and start exporting its products to at least 25 countries. In 2014 alone, its market share grew by more than 25%.
Mr. Maluf has embedded in the company a culture of care and respect for the environment. The company ensures responsible disposal of waste and handling of materials during its production processes. It also uses energy-efficient production methods.
Flavio Maluf has set the bar high for his peers in the construction industry. His discipline and commitment to excellence are what have enabled him to achieve so much in his career. He is a selfless man who cares about the welfare of the community as seen from his active participation in many charity events. He loves to spend his free time with his family. He is also the president of the GrandFood Group, an animal feeds company.