Turning 67 on 23 November, Mr. Maluf chairs one of the largest producers of floors, MDP and MDF panels, partition doors, paints, varnishes and wood fiber sheets Eucatex corporate headquarters in Sao Paulo Brazil. Visit barbacenaonline.com to learn more.
For 19 years, Eucatex uses eucalyptus as raw material for production. It also developed Casa DaNatureza, an environmental education program that teaches methods of the preservation of the environment and the correct management of forest. The program is a success evidently over the years as it has received more than 27000 visitors.
Mr. Maluf champions participating in agribusiness events as it benefits the company in various ways. This is evident in Eucatex as the addition of new contracts in the network of relationships was witnessed plus the increase of conversion rates of sales.
Flavio Maluf’s company generates close to one thousand jobs, stimulating the economic growth. This is made possible through an apiculture program which gives apiculture pasture to bee keepers in the region covered with forest to produce honey and explore the flowering of eucalyptus. The Forest consequently creates a forest unit with the indirect creation of jobs in the hospitality areas and other sectors.
Flavio Maluf contributes to the quality of life of the community around the vicinity of Eucatex farms by Chairing and initiative that directly relates to the community by dialoging with them on possible impacts of forest operation and carrying out socioeconomic diagnoses.
Being the president of Grandfood, he also learnt about urban tree planting benefits and recovery planting done in degraded areas. His success with Eucatex has made him earn respect in the business community and hence becoming a prominent Brazilian businessman. Furthermore under his management the company has grown significantly as it now exports its product to over 30 countries all over the world hence giving it great influence in the industry.