Guilherme Paulus is without a doubt one of the successful business persons in Brazil. He is a man who has done so much for the tourism sector in the country that his contribution can be counted among the most influencing businesspersons. He has facilitated tours for thousands of tourists both local and international his company CVC is the largest tour company in Latin company. He started this company in 1972 after he met a friend in voyage trip. Carlos Vicente was working with the local government then. He had a great investment idea of starting a tour company. He needed a hand, and he found Guilherme Paulus as a suitable person to work with on the project.
Guilherme Paulus is one of the people who has done a important business task of ensuring that there are sufficient tour operations in Brazil. After starting the tour company in 1972 when he was aged 24 years, he had dreams that the company would become the greatest. Since he did not have the money to invest in the company, his friend provided the money while he runs the daily operations. The combination worked, and in a short time, the company was doing so well that it was counted as one of the best at the time. Through passion, he was determined to make it in the industry.Guilherme Paulus is focusing on making the tour industry in Brazil better. CVC has grown to be the largest company in Latin.
He has sold 63 percent of the shareholding to Carlyle Group and his now holding only 27 percent. The company is now a publicly traded company, and it is attracting over $5 billion in revenue every year. To maintain the expansion of the company, the new shareholder has injected $750 million in its expansion. Every year, the company is adding about 100 stores around the country.Guilherme Paulus has since 2005 been running an accommodation business. He is the founder and chairman of the GJP Hotels and Resorts. This chain of hotels has branches in many parts of the county. So far they have 19 branches. More hotels and resorts are going to be added in the coming years.