The former Entrepreneur of the Year and current Chairman of the Board of Directors at founded CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A. founded the tourism firm along with his partner Carlos Vicente Cerchiari in 1972. Together the pair were young and fearless entrepreneurs that had the vision to change the way the tourism business ran up to that point. In 1974, co-founder Carlos Vicente Cerchiari decided to pursue other endeavors and walk away after selling his ownership in the company to his partner Mr. Paulus. Visit abramark.com to find out more.
Guilherme Paulus began his journey after earning a degree in business, and soon after started applying his passion and acquired skills within the business community. Mr. Paulus is a well-respected figure in the business community, from his track record of the implementation of several successful business venters over the years.
Guilherme Paulus has been able to lead CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A. to become one of the top ten largest and most successful tourism companies in the world, and the largest in Latin America. From the success of the company over 3,200 people are able to secure steady jobs and has created steady business for over 1,000 suppliers. CVS Brasil successfully served over 8.5 million passengers and has a presence in 23 states in Brazil and operations in Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, and France.
Guilherme Paulus is credited with improving the lives of many people in Brazil, who directly or indirectly benefit from his plentiful and successful business ventures. Spending 20 years at IBM, Paulus has gathered information and business knowledge since he first started in 1972. CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A. enjoys over 200 points of sales worldwide and continues to grow. Guilherme Paulus has now expanded his focus and has investments in hotels with plans to open hotels near the airports in Brazil.