Eucatex – a Pioneer in Environmentally Friendly Products

Flavio Maluf is the president of Eucatex as well as GrandFood Group. He graduated from FAAP, Brazil with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He is the eldest son of a politician, Paulo Maluf. Flavio Maluf is also the Chairperson of the Board of Executive Officers of Eucatex S.A. Industria e Comercio. He is the Vice Chief Officer of Eucatex Trading e Engenharia. Additionally, Mr. Maluf is the Chief Executive Officer of Eucatex Química e Mineral. Mr. Maluf is also an attorney.

Mr. Maluf has several years of experience in Engineering Support and Diagnostics. He has helped developed medical and laboratory equipment. His bio shows that Mr. Maluf has worked in the aerospace industry where he was in charge of KC-390 Product Support, he has some pretty cool technical specs on SlideShare from that time. Moreover, Mr. Maluf was a manager of Chiron Diagnostic products where he developed and monitored service policies and procedures. Mr. Maluf has been managing the family business at Eucatex for more than 30 years.

Eucatex got established in 1951. The company is a pioneer in its field in that it has manufactured environmentally friendly furniture. The organization has successfully produced tiles and ceiling panels using eucalyptus. Moreover, Eucatex has successfully exported environmental products and services. With the help of Flavio Maluf, Eucatex is in a class by itself. The company has manufactured top quality environmentally conscious products focusing on comfort.  Now Flavio is also really counted on for helping out new entrepreneurs too, by providing great advice.

Due to the company’s environmental concerns, it has established the Environmental Education Program (EEP), which was put together to help students and groups with their conservation efforts. The company has also ventured into teaching students how to handle forestry. The company has planted and maintained eucalyptus forest trees in Brazil. Eucatex has also used renewable energy to power its factories. Eucatex has been very successful thus far with a record profit of more than $10 million dollars. Currently, the company focuses on construction and furniture.