Flavio Maluf has been working at Eucatex since 1987, and he has done a lot to bring the company where it is now. His career began in the company’s trade area, and after some years, he progressed to the industrial department where he worked till 1996. That same year, his uncle who was the president at the time invited him to be part of the executive board of the Eucatex Group after great collaboration and success of the company as well as an agreement between the family and everyone involved. Flavio became the president of Eucatex Group in 1997 and continued to be in the same position to-date.
As president, he has been focusing heavily on innovation and launching of new products in the company. He has also modernized its management structure.
Flavio has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Fundação Armando in Brazil. He also studied many specialized courses such as accounting, people management and foreign exchange and trade.
The Eucatex Group
The Eucatex Group was started in 1951 as the very first company in Brazil to think of environmental as well as acoustic comfort and the use of eucalyptus as a raw material for producing panels and sheets. Its first factory was inaugurated in 1954 in Salto – São Paulo. After that, Eucatex began its activities producing softer sheets of wood fibers and acoustic ceilings. They later started to manufacture acoustic and insulation panels.
The Eucatex business developed rapidly, and as of today, the project caters to the needs of large civil construction industries and furniture manufacturers. Under the leadership of Flavio, Eucatex inaugurated another factory within the same city of Salto in the year 2010. Currently, the company has a new plant in Botucatu city.
Other than his involvement with the enterprise, Flavio is also keen in engaging in charity events as well as volunteer work to help his local community and others. He has also been involved in helping young entrepreneurs achieve their goals. Since taking over as president of Eucatex, Flavio Maluf has been known as an entrepreneur, a mechanical engineer, a lawyer and a philanthropist. Read more on Flavio’s official website at the following link: http://flaviomaluf.com/