The name Flavio Maluf is almost a global brand. It is virtually a household name in Brazil. However, some people may not have a clear idea of who Maluf is even if they have heard the name before. Maluf is a renowned Brazilian entrepreneur and a career mechanical engineer. He is the long-serving president of Eucatex and the GrandFood Group. The GrandFood Group owns several brands that include Golden and the Premier Pet.
The professional mechanical engineer, who is an alumnus of the Alvares Penteado Foundation, is married to Jacqueline Torres and is a proud father of three kids. He was born on December 2, 1961, and he lives in Sao Paulo. The business mogul has scaled the ranks to become a high-profile manager during his illustrious career in the industrial sector. He was ultimately appointed as the Eucatex President. Eucatex is among the leading multinational firms in Brazil. Mr. Maluf has been working in Eucatex Group from the year 1987. It is worth noting that during his stay at the mega-firm, he has served in various capacities to get where he is now. In 1997, he assumed the presidency of the entire Eucatex Group a position he holds up to date. He has been focusing on making the firm conform to the current market trends competitiveness.
Maluf’s Achievements at Eucatex
Maluf pioneered the application of the eucalyptus that grows in Oceania in the manufacture of tissue papers. The eucalyptus can adapt to virtually any environment, grow fast and can also be used in the manufacturing pulp, wood for construction jobs, charcoal, and paper. Eucatex is currently considered a leader in the manufacture of, panel, paints, doors, flooring. It is also used in producing acoustic ceilings, for insulation, plates, and other wooden housewares. On top of contributing tax to the Brazilian economy, the firm also partakes in charitable initiatives, anti-drug campaigns, and works with hospitals like Idio Carli maternity. The maternity was once referred as Santa Emilia.
Eucatex, under the able leadership of Flavio Maluf, opened a branch in Argentina, and it plans to expand to other countries in the Latin America. It invests in the genetic technology that is a modern form of fertilization technology that is prevailing in the botany field. Eucatex has been certified by the FCS for more than 20 years. The certification ensures the quality of products offered by the firm while conferring it with the respect that it deserves from its customers.