Guilherme Paulus: Investor Extraordinaire

Guilherme Paulus attended the fifth edition of the Top seller event. He was attending as part of the guest speaks who would help encourage the young entrepreneurs in attendance.

Guilherme Paulus has become a household name in the tourism sector in Brazil with investments that are now in the billions of dollars. His two companies GJP and CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A. have become critical parts of the industry and continue to grow in value and importance. These levels of investments continue to grow his personal wealth and create employment opportunities for many more. His GJP network has assets valued at more than five hundred million dollars currently running around twenty hotels and resorts. Most of these hotels are strategically located and are relatively new since the GJP network was only founded in 2005.

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The founding of GJP coincided with announcements of the potential mega sports events expected in the country. The FIFA world cup was coming to Brazil and would be followed by the summer Olympics two years later. To Guilherme Paulus this were investment opportunities and he embarked on getting the required approvals to build hotels near the country’s key airports that would be the major entry points for those visiting Brazil. These approvals were granted and the process of building hotels begun.

In 2007 Guilherme Paulus would be approached by a private equity firm who had an interest in acquiring a 63.6 percent stake at CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A. with the vision of growing it to greater heights while having a controlling stake in it. The deal would cost the equity firm 420 million dollars, which would help Guilherme Paulus grow GJP. His focus at this time turned to GJP which was a young company and would require the same hand holding that was given to CVC Brasil Operadora e Agencia de Viagens S.A. in it’s formative years. This level of attention to details has seen GJP as achieve success almost similar to CVC and hopefully will surpass it in the near future. Brazilian businessman continues to remain committed to nurturing more entrepreneurs and help them attain success similar to his.

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Shiraz Boghani Received Honor For His Service In Hospitality

Today, Shiraz Boghani is chairman of Splendid Hospitality Group, but he has actually been involved in the hospitality industry for more than three decades. Through the years, he has established himself as a highly motivated professional, honing his talent for providing the finest quality in customer service. That may be why Mr. Boghani has often been the recipient of so many awards and honors. Recently, a new award recognized Shiraz’s contributions to Splendid Hospitality Group.

Shiraz Boghani Earns Hotelier of the Year
In 2016, Shiraz earned his most recent award, when he was named Hotelier of the Year at the Asian Business Awards ceremony. That award is significant for Mr. Boghani, because it recognizes him as a professional in hospitality service and for his finely tuned leadership skills. Featuring awards bestowed by other professionals, the Asian Business Awards provide peer recognition for service personnel who might otherwise go unrecognized.

The panel deciding who received an award consisted of Amit Roy (journalist), Jitesh Gadhia (investment banker), Rishi Sunak (Richmond MP), Shailesh R Solanki (AMG executive director), and Kalpesh R Solanki (AMG, group managing editor).

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Upon receiving the award, Mr. Shiraz Boghani expressed feeling ecstatic over the honor. He added that he felt grateful to be involved with the Splendid Hospitality Group’s continued growth and success, though acknowledged that he couldn’t take all of the credit for the organization’s years of success. He said the all of the Splendid associates deserved the credit, adding that the management staff, as a whole, deserved recognition.

However, the CEO for Splendid Hospitality Group, Stuart Bailey, wasn’t as miserly in his praise of Shiraz Boghani at the awards banquet. He said Boghani deserves much of the credit for the organization’s recent growth. He added that Shiraz is largely responsible for making Splendid one if the U.K.’s fastest growing hospitality chains. Boghani has 19 hotels to his name, all of which he still manages. In the 90s, Shiraz was recognized for being one of the first to promote limited services in London’s branded hotels.

More recently, Shiraz Boghani pursued more entrepreneurial interests, developing a £121 million project in London. Additionally, Shiraz’s resume of hotels includes several major chains and smaller local businesses, as well as a host of newly added acquisitions. Among his latest projects, Boghani is involved with the Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel. He us also taking on an interest in the New Ellington, which is located in Leeds.

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