The Business Life For Over 80 Years
Guilherme Paulus is actually a successful Brazilian Businessman. He joined the Forbes’ billionaire list and has been ranked as one of richest people in Brazil. He has been focusing on the tourism industry and took the advantage of Brazil’s growing industry to make wealth. He co-founded a tour operating company while he was only 24 years old.
A powerful politician helped him start the tour operator company. His partner left after a period of four years. After some time, the company became one of the largest tour operator companies in South America. Guilherme Paulus did everything possible to popularize his company on the entire continent. In the year 2009, Guilherme Paulus decide to sell 63.6% of the firm to the Carlyle Group at 420 million U.S dollars.
Besides managing the tour operating services, this talented businessman decided to invest in the hospitality industry. He actually founded the GJP Hotels as well as Resorts back in 2005. With this new venture, Guilherme was forced to manage about 15 hotels as well as resorts in the entire country. He continued investing by buying new properties to construct new hotels and resorts. He preferred properties close to airports because they are more accessible by tourists.
In the year 2014, during the FIFA World Cup, Guilherme generated a great deal of money because of a large number of tourists who visited the country. He continued investing hence increasing is income. He is generally a hardworking and focused person who aims at achieving nothing but the best. His excellent management skills helped him become one of the most recent billionaires in the country.
Where and How Guilherme Paulus Started
Guilherme found his success within the tourism sector. He says that he could not have reached where he is these days if he had not taken his time to learn on how to succeed in business. He thanked everyone who helped him acquire knowledge he needed to run his businesses. He acquired a lot of knowledge while working with IBM as an intern. The precious opportunity helped him understand what exactly happens in the outside world. He also got the courage to tackle some of the problems experienced in the business world.