Born in London, Gareth Henry has climbed the corporate ladder to become one of the word’s top investment moguls. From his initial start as an analyst with Watson Wyatt, to Global Head of Investor Relations with Fortress Investment Group, Gareth Henry is a story of immense success.
Gareth Henry used his adoration of mathematics to obtain a Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics from Heriot-Watt University. Upon graduation, Henry began his work as an analyst for the Manager Research Team of Watson Wyatt. After stints with SEI Investments and Shroders of London, Gareth Henry joined Fortress Investment Group and has never looked back. During his time with SEI Investments and Shroders he served as an investment manager, consultant, and director.
His work with Fortress Investment Group required Henry to move to the United States. As the company’s Head of Global and International Investor Relations, he oversaw hedge funds, real estate holdings, private equity and credit. His belief in alternative asset management and investment has helped him build a legacy as one of the most sought after investment strategist in the world.
Henry’s personal philosophy that activity creates opportunity has given him the drive to maintain a lifetime of learning and investing. His greatest investment is in people. He regards up and coming “geeks” as potential partners and created the Gareth Henry Access Bursary. He not only funds the opportunity, but offers participants personal mentoring and one-on-one coaching. When it comes to clients, Henry believes tat communication is a major key to success. He believes in personal communication and fields multiple phone calls and meetings each day (including Sundays). A reasonable goal for yearly meetings is 1,000 and he does not feel like he is giving his best if he does not meet this expectation.
Gareth Henry’s lifelong mission for learning and self improvement has also made him a believer in mindfulness and meditation. His constant drive and discipline has led him to the top of the investment world. His accolades and abilities are easily supported by his current portfolio, which stands at a staggering 28 billion dollars.
The website Chronicle of the Week recently published an article by Hannah Lewis Cottrell titled, “Prizes are my Rewards, Obstacles are my Challenges’: The Story of Brazilian Entrepreneur Guilherme Paulus.” The article reveals how the Brazilian entrepreneur gained his leadership position in the tourism industry through his innovative ideas and ability to widen his gaze.
There are a number of difficult challenges for entrepreneurs, particularly in Brazil. Yet, Guilherme Paulus recognized that being an entrepreneur in the country also provided ample opportunities. He reveals that though the country has high government taxes and an unstable bureaucracy, there is a lot of opportunity for people who know how to get involved. See more of Guilherme Paulus on facebook.
Guilherme de Jesus Paulus became successful in the country known for being difficult for new businesses. The country is ranked as one of the most challenging in the world to do business. There are a number of negative things to deter possible entrepreneurs including having difficulty registering a property for the business, getting construction permits, and high taxes. However, Paulus understood that there was also space available for those who had the right plan.
Paulus became one of the leading tourism magnates in the country by creating a plan that allowed him to listen to his peers, the government agencies, and the customers. He also believed that it is incredibly important to listen to the people who have already accomplished some of what you want to do. Guilherme Paulus was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil in 1949 and he studied business administration in college. Little did he know that he would become one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the country when he accepted an internship working for IBM. When he was only 24, Paulus met Carlos Cerchiari, a local government official who gave him the encouragement he needed. Cerchiari provided an investment opportunity for Paulus in a company called CVC, better known as Operadora e Agencia de Viagens CVC Tour Ltda. Paulus became the man who handled the day to day operations and he quickly opened his own store. They partnered for more than four years before Cerchiari left the agreement.
Guilherme Paulus reveals that much of his success is due to his vision of Brazilian tourism. He recognized the huge opportunity for international tourism, but also that there was a lot of room for national tourism. The stores attracted thousands of people every day because of the prime location behind the cinema. The people were primed to envision grand tours of the company after seeing the movies.
Guilherme Paulus is one of Brazil’s most influential businesspersons. He is one that wakes early, and despite having grown business, he is still there on the front lines making sure everything is running smoothly. When Paulus wakes each morning, he starts the day with gratitude.
When Guilherme Paulus started his business, he needed a partner. The business partner is the one who fronted the funds to be invested and get the idea off the ground. Paulus is the one who did the legwork for the business. He picked the location and did all the physical work to the company going.
Guilherme Paulus thinks spending any money that is going to work for you is work spending. He recently made a $100 investment. The investment is going to work for him and make him money. Money that is working for him is money spent well. There are not too many people who would invest all their spare change to make a few dollars. Paulus is one, though.
Paulus is the president of the first company he started. The company is CVC travel agency. Guilherme Paulus is one that went on to bigger and better things. He started a company, also in the travel industry, a hotel, and resort chain. After founding GJP Hotels and Resorts, he became the CEO (Chief Executive Officer), and he talks to his staff and customers regularly. Paulus travels to one of his 20 hotels and resorts two to three days per week. While there he interacts with staff and customers.
Guilherme Paulus participa da 2ª edição do CVB Talks. Currently, Paulus operates around 20 hotel and resort chains under the GJP label. He employs nearly 20 thousand people. There have been more than 95 thousand people who have walked through his hotels and resorts since he opened the doors of his first chain.
The GJP brand hotels and resorts started with one location. It has grown exponentially since the beginning. Paulus credits technology and his getting in there with his staff and customers. He is always one step ahead of the game so he can know better what the customer wants from his chain of hotels and resorts.
The OSI Group has undergone spontaneous changes ever since its inception in the food processing industry. A major part of the innovation accustomed to the brand has been attributed to David McDonald. David McDonald has over thirty years of experience working under the OSI Industries.
Immediately McDonalds finished college, he was assimilated into the fir as the project manager. Over the course of the three decades, he has managed to climb up the ranks to his current post of Chief Operating Officer.
When it comes to the food industry, the OSI Group has surely left an indelible mark. The beginning of the firm was as a corner butcher shop ran by an immigrant in Chicago. During the mid-century, the firm has picked up the pace as a regional meat supplier for the McDonalds chain of restaurants. It maintained this partnership and currently it has been the official meat supplier for McDonalds for a long time.
During the last quarter of the century, the OSI Industries has managed to transcend into new ventures with presence in the United States and also internationally.
The COO of the OSI Group grew up in Iowa in the northeast farm. He enrolled at the Iowa State University with a degree in anima science. He was an awardee of the Wallace E. Barron Outstanding Senior Award.
Even after graduating, McDonald has a strong commitment to the Iowa State Community. He plays a crucial and active role in the Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative of the university. Some of his charity works includes contributions to the Alpha Gamma Rho scholarship.
A major stint played by McDonald currently in the OSI Industries is the expansion plans in China. He is also the mastermind behind the OSI Group’s acquisition of the Baho Foods and consequently the Creative Foods Europe. As an expert in food logistics, McDonald has garnered a wide experience working alongside Governmental agencies, retailers and local suppliers.
Forbes recently listed the OSI Industries as the 63rd largest private firms in 2018. It also estimated the total revenue from the OSI Industries at $6.1 billion. The firm has employed over 20,000 employees in the 65 facilities with a growing presence in over 17 countries.
From a small travel agency founded in 1972 in São Paulo, CVC is today one of the biggest tourism networks in Brazil. The success of the venture is due to the deep experience and impressive business skills of Guilherme Paulus, who founded the company at the age of 24 and managed to turn it into an empire along the years, making it Latin America’s largest travel operator. View Guilherme Paulus profile at Forbes
Guilherme Paulus, born in 1949, founded CVC alongside Carlos Vicente Cerchiari, who later quit, leaving Paulus as the key figure responsible for the growth of the small company. His ability to innovate helped him build the a wide portfolio of products that are now available on the market, products that are more complex than the usual travel packages. In 2009, part of the company was sold to Carlyle Group, which helped CVC reach a new level business-wise. Going public and opening its capital on the stock exchange proved to be fruitful, as the company is constantly expanding and growing its annual revenue.
Despite its massive success, CVC is not the only business venture of Guilherme Paulus. In 2006 he bought the airline Webjet which he turned into the third biggest airline in Brazil, operating in over 20 cities throughout the country, before selling it to the company Gol. Paulus is also founder of GJP Hotels & Resorts, a network which he founded in 2005 and that is currently considered to be one of the largest hotel chains in Brazil. Despite it starting with only one establishment, the company now owns 14 hotels and resorts throughout the country, and has plans to include new units and continue expanding.
Due to his success in the tourism sector, Guilherme Paulus won many awards throughout the years, such as Entrepreneur of the Year or Personality of the Year, from different publications. He has a net worth of $1.1 billion, being currently listed on Forbes billionaires list. He has also been honored by international governments, in 2012 receiving an honor from the French Government, and received recognitions for his services to tourism from countries such as Mexico, Venezuela and the United States.
Fundraisers are a great way to reach out to the communities and provide a good day of fun and festivities. Being able to bring together the people of the city for a day and time of excitement is the objective or any fundraiser in a community event. Mr. Kevin Seawright of RPS Solutions has done just that. With a great turnout, this is sure to be an event to be remembered for days to come. Follow Kevin Seawright on Twitter.
Knowing that Christmas was on the way, Mr. Seawright combined with Christ Haven Pentecostal Church held a toy drive and holiday luncheon to bring in the Christmas holiday. With more than 200 kids from the city, ranging from all ages, this was an event for the eyes as many families received gifts that otherwise would not have been available. With any fundraiser, this event was designed to bring together the community and show the spirit of philanthropy. Understanding that closeness in any community is a key to success of all the inhabitants is a key to happiness and success with the environment. RPS Solution with Mr. Seawright at the leadership definitely understands that. With having charitable spirit, Mr. Kevin Seawright believes in charity and helping others achieve their dreams. Nothing short of amazing, Kevin Seawright definitely knows what it means 2 provide happiness to others.
During an interview, Pail Mampilly sat down to reveal his cause of why he chose to quit working for billion dollar brands to work for average Americans. It is clear to see where the financial advisor passion lies. And that passion lies with spreading the knowledge of what financial investments can do not only for the rich but for those working themselves up the ladder of financial stability and upward mobility. Visit the website paulmampillyguru.com to learn more.
Once Paul Mampilly ended his time on Wall Street, he started working for Banyan Hill Publishing. Banyan Hill Publishing is an online publication with a variety of financial and investment advice from a host of industry experts. The website has over 400,000 daily readers. Readers are attracted to the site because of the wealth of advice and strategies it offers to investors. Some of the topics the publication covers is commodities, option plays, undervalued companies and small cap and mid cap stocks. The website breaks down all of these for average people looking to invest who many not have the means to get a sit down with Wall Street’s biggest financial advisors.
Paul Mampilly is one of the many experts at Banyan Hill Publishing. His passion for wanting to help the average person drew him to working for the website. Since he has been senior editor he has helped thousands of people who are not apart of the top one percent gain a better understanding of investment. Putting the needs of the readers first is what the publication prides itself on. His writings specialize in growth investments and technology companies. Paul Mampilly writes three of the website’s newsletters: Profit Unlimited, Extreme Fortune and True Momentum. These three newsletters empower readers with recommended stocks to invest in, low risk investment options and an overview of the top ten companies that have promising outlooks on returning investors a return at the 1,000 percent level.
The investment analyst today can be seen on CNBC and Bloomberg TV giving his expertise out to million of Americans looking to invest. Paul Mampilly has had a lot of accomplishments on Wall Street and now his advice is gracing the screens of tens of thousands of Banyan Hill Publishing readers on a daily basis. His passion for helping the common person excel with investments has led and will continue to lead him to much respect as an investment analyst.