Guilherme Paulus is a man who has done a great job in Brazil. He has started one of the most successful businesses in the country known as CVC. This tour company is one of the best in the world. It has made Brazil a top tourists’ destination. CVC is now a multi-billion dollar company although it was started with very little money. It is also a publicly traded company, and its annual revenue is estimated to be about $5 billion. Paulus is currently holding about 27 percent of the company after he sold 63 percent of his shareholding to Carlyle Group. He, however, remained involved in the operations of the company. Every year, this company is adding 100 stores to support its marketing operations.
Guilherme Paulus started CVC when he was 24 years old. The idea was brought to him by a friend. Carlos Vicente wanted to build a tour company, but he needed support to accomplish that mission. He found the partnership he needed in Guilherme Paulus. He was ready to work in tour company. Before he started the company, Paulus was working as an intern for IBM. Since he did not have sufficient funds to maintain the operations of this company, his friend offered to provide the capital while Paulus dealt with the daily management of tour company. Just like that CVC was born. From 1972, the company is still growing, and it is now the largest company in the region.
Guilherme Paulus has done a lot of work in ensuring that his ideas have come to fruition. He has worked hard to see the company become a multi-billion establishment. It is through hard work that he has become a billionaire. He is an example of a good business manager. He has transformed how the business operations in the country were run by showing others that it is possible to overcome the challenges related to government interference in the business environment.
Guilherme Paulus is also the founder of GJP Hotels and Resorts. Through these establishments, he has created job opportunities for hundreds of people in Brazil. Paulus loves giving back to the community. Through the wealth he has created, he is trying as much as possible to change the lives of others. He is supporting charitable causes around the country and is making sure that the operations of the country are done in the right manner. Paulus is supporting educational and healthcare initiatives.