Guilherme Paulus: A prominent entrepreneur in Brazil

Guilherme Paulus is a Brazil national and the co-founder of the biggest tour company in Latin America known as CVC. The company was created in 1972 when Paulus was at the age of 24 years. He built this company out of love that he has for traveling. He loved travelling, and he felt that he could do better running a travel agency than when working as a computer technician at IBM. Looking back at the accomplishments he has made so far with this company; there is no doubt that he was the best person for the job. He has created a multi-billion company by following his passion. Learn more about Guilherme Paulus at Crunchbase.

CVC has invested heavily in the tourism sector with tourism businesses such as airlines and hotels. Guilherme Paulus has created numerous job opportunities for the local people. The government and international organizations have also recognized him for the accomplishments he has made. The government of France awarded him for being a major player in tourism in the country. The government of Brazil has awarded him with the award as well as other organizations in the country which have named him “Personality of the Year.”


Guilherme Paulus was born in 1949. He studied business administration in college. Five decades later, he would create a company that would be worth billions. He came up with an idea which changed the travel business by offering contemporary travel packages to the customers. Even before setting up this company, he was in a business where he experienced first-hand what it meant to work in the business sector. He has been helping other sectors in the country to develop significantly. For instance, he bought an airline with one airplane only and helped it to grow to the third largest airline in Brazil in five years, before selling it.

Guilherme Paulus has ventured into the hotels and resorts businesses by building the GJP Hotels & Resorts. This hotel began in 2005, and now it has 14 key hotels in Brazil with resort features. Due to his great work in the business sector, he was selected the Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. He has consistently funded projects that will enhance growth in the tourism sector. Read more at Wings Journal about Guilherme Paulus.