Eucatex is the leading manufacturer and marketer of eucalyptus products in Brazil industry. The company is a family business established in 1951 by the Maluf family. Thanks to the able leadership, the company has grown to be a market leader in its industry while being cautious about its environment and for this, it has been recognized with certification such as ISO 14001 and FSC® Certification.
Currently, Flavio Maluf is the President of the family. Flavio brings a breadth of knowledge both in the areas of commerce and industry having graduated with a postgraduate degree in business management and mechanical engineering degree from New York University and PUC respectively. In addition to his qualification, Mr. Flavio has well acquainted with the family business. Before joining the board of executives and being voted as the president of the company a year later, Flavio had worked for the company in the trade for almost a period of nine years, from 1987 to 1996. It is his impact on the presidency and the company’s industrial department that has helped Eucatex command the reputation it has in the industry.
After taking the leadership mantle of the company, Flavio primary objective was to modernize the company. His efforts paid off as the company started investing in state of the art equipment in the manufacturing of their products. This move helped Eucatex open its market to business outside of Brazil to include at least 37 countries globally. The expanded markets helped the company record an increase of 30 percent in profit revenues amounting to R$ 10.7 in 2014.
Thanks to the leadership of Flavio Maluf, Eucatex currently enjoys a market domineering in both the construction and the furniture industry. To support this growth the company has opened up additional industrial factories in Salto and Botatu City while at the same time staying conscious to their environment.https://br.linkedin.com/in/flavio-maluf-172147b3