Guilherme Paulus’s fame as a Brazilian entrepreneur accrues from his business success in the tourism industry. He runs an international tour agency known as CVC. He also serves at the GJP Hotels and Resorts as the chairman.
About Guilherme Paulus
CVC was founded in 1972 by Guilherme Paulus and Carlos Vicente. Before becoming an entrepreneur, Paulus was an intern at IBM. Through his leadership skills, Paulus has grown CVC into the most renowned tour company in Latin America. He is an ambitious individual, and his efforts towards giving back to the community have not gone unnoticed. Guilherme Paulus hails from Sao Paulo, Brazil. He established his first company in the city where he was born and raised. In 2009, the Carlyle Group expressed their interest in acquiring part of Paulus’s company. In 2013, CVC enlisted in the stock exchange.
Annually, CVC amasses revenue worth $5.2 billion. Paulus also invests in approximately 100 stores annually. He places the stores strategically in areas that are less populated. The stores in this areas attract clients from other regions. Paulus places emphasis on social accountability. He’s been pledging support in projects such as PIET. In Brazil, the less fortunate children are passionate about the tourism industry. PIET brings their dreams to life by providing them with educational opportunities. Eventually, the children get job opportunities in the tourism sector. CVC has also been giving aid to local communities as well as the Dr. Klaid Care and Education Institution.
CVC is an international tour company that operates in countries such as France. Since Paulus has contributed significantly to the tourism sector in some of this countries, he has received awards and recognition from the various governments abroad. After pursuing business administration in college, Paulus worked in various corporations. Later on, he explored his passion for entrepreneurship by establishing a tour company. He attracts more clients by offering travel packages that are pocket-friendly.In 2012, Paulus acquired an airline company known as Webjet. Paulus used his entrepreneurial skills to propel the growth of the airline. In 2011, he sold the airline to Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA.