Guilherme Paulus is one of the greatest investors in the tourism world. He is also a role model to millions of young Brazilian youths and a philanthropist. His life shows what vision, determination, and strong character can be of help to a visionary person. Paulus name is synonymous with success. Paulus transition from just being an employee of IBM to a recipient of many awards and recognition has been an inspiration to many young people in growing Latin America and specifically Brazil.
His introduction to the world of investment was in the competitive tourism industry. Although nine years ago he sold a portion of ownership of CVC ownership, the company’s consistency for the many decades is solely his contribution. Guilherme Paulus approach to business and diversification has been a result of his futuristic approach to business. Currently, he has interests in the vast growing tourism industry and hospitality. GJP Hotels (& Resorts) has revolutionized the hotel industry by being the trendsetter regarding quality and efficiency. The group of hotels has more than 14 resorts.
As an investor in Brazilian tourist economy, Guilherme Paulus has been featured in many magazine covers in and out of Brazil. Apart from magazines recognition, governments in Latin America, Europe and in the USA appreciate Paulus’s efforts. In France for example, the French government recognized his efforts in influencing French tourism positively. In his home country, the government acknowledges his efforts in making Brazil an ideal tourism destination through infrastructure.
The business administration graduate has heavily invested in young people. As one of the people who value his country, his contribution in the last four decades in empowering young people is exceptionally significant. Apart from heavily contributing in many medical camps and improvement of education, his gesture of opening doors of the hospitality industry to interested people is generous. Guilherme Paulus is currently the highest contributor to the organization that helps the young people have a soft landing in the tourism industry. This opportunity is open to the willing people, especially from the disadvantage Brazilian homes. Besides, Dr. Klaide Care (Foundation) has been dear to him, and the relationship with the foundation is more than a decade old.