Born in Sao Paolo, 1961, Flavio Maluf is a Brazilian businessman of Lebanese descent. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado. He is the founder and CEO of Eucatex S.A. Industria e Comercio (2005).
The main products of Eucatex are wooden panels & paints. It manufactures and sells medium density fiberboard and particleboard, thin high-density fiberboard, hardboard, laminations, decorative paints, varnishes, electricity distribution and forestry. The company has more than 4 industrial units and nearly 50, 000 ha of forestland located in Sao Paulo.
He also serves as VP of Eucatex Trading and Engineering, CEO of Eucatex Química e Mineral, VP of Eucatex S.A. Industry and Commerce. He has also worked for Sistema S.A. Securities Brokerage & Citibank N.A., New York.
Flavio Maluf is in the forefront of providing useful data and updates for companies and investors in the Brazilian economy by using data collected and analyzed from his companies and elsewhere to shed light on the realities of the state of the economy.
By sharing projections and ideas on how to steer recovery and boost confidence levels following the recent turbulence in the Brazilian economy, his fine business acumen has proved invaluable for his companies and the industry in general.
Flavio Maluf’s view is the utilization of technology to start, grow and expand businesses. There is always a pressing need to engage more with customers and to get real-time responses. A company can also utilize the latest technology to strengthen its image. Optimization services are crucial for both small and big companies who wish to grow and reach out to potential customers and suppliers by increasing the market visibility of their products and services.
Technology also allows you to track and monitor business movement. According to Flavio Maluf, digital entrepreneurship has attracted the highest number of new entrants in recent years. His advice is for entrepreneurs to hire the services of professional web designers and developers to help their businesses to grow.
Eucatex is an environmentally friendly company. It believes in the sustainable use of natural resources.