Brazil is the land of milk and honey when it comes to resources, plant diversity, animal diversity and human diversity. The country is known for its vast biodiversity and the amount of untapped potential that exists in the its many natural environments. There are a lot of plants, animals and microorganisms that can be used to treat diseases. There are all sorts of creatures in the animal kingdom that exist in Brazil—including some really beautiful, exotic and dangerous creatures. The biodiversity also extends to landscapes and weather. In some parts of the country, the temperatures are high enough to make swimming in a pool or body of water pleasant. In other parts of the country, snow falls during the coldest seasons and people need coats. The biodiversity extends to Brazil’s human population as people of different backgrounds can be found. The racial and ethnic makeup of people vary with each region of the country. For example, you can be sure to find darker skinned people in the hotter parts of the country that are located to the north. Meanwhile, you can be sure to find light skinned people in colder places that are more southward.
Guilherme Paulus is cognizant of the great biodiversity found in his country. Brazil is ripe for tourists who want a wide range of experiences. This is why Guilherme Paulus and others have teamed up to provide tourists with a top notch selection of experiences. As chairman, Guilherme Paulus has directed his company in such a way where they now have a very competitive, varied portfolio with different offerings. The businessman deserves a pat on the back for bringing his company in the right direction. Of course, many other nameless people do, too. They are making the world a better place by making more travel opportunities in the country.
Raj Fernando is a holder of a degree in Economics and History from Beloit College. After graduating, Raj Fernando joined University College London for further studies. Fernando’s career began while in college as a volunteer staff at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. While at Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Raj Fernando worked in different positions before being appointed as a board member of the Chicago Trade from 1991 to 2000. However, Raj Fernando left Chicago Trade in 2001 and established his trading firm, Chopper Trading in 2002. While at Chopper Trading, Raj Fernando helped increase the number of staff to over 250. Besides, his efforts helped Chopper Trading trade on world-class stock markets such as:
Leveraging his extensive background in leadership, Raj Fernando contributed to the works of the US Commodity Trading Futures Commission. He supported its mission of promoting free, transparent, and regulated transactions in the capital markets. While at a business panel in 2010, Fernando addressed the issue of harmful business practices.
Addressing an audience of shareholders and media personalities at the annual Rosenblatt Global Exchange Leader Convention, Raj Fernando discussed how business stakeholders would partner to improve their industries. In 2015, Raj Fernando sold Chopper Trading to DRW Trading Group, a Chicago-based trading firm. In 2016, Raj Fernando was left without an option than to explore business opportunities. As a result, he established Scoutahead, an internet start-up. Scoutahead develops safe, advanced communication systems to boost business and professional growth and productivity. Currently, Raj Fernando serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairperson of Scoutahead.
Raj Fernando’s philanthropic efforts
Driven by the passion for charity, Raj Fernando supports several philanthropic activities in the U.S. Raj Fernando serves as a board member of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Furthermore, he is a member of the Council of the PAWS Chicago, an organization committed to protecting animals. Besides, Raj Fernando supports various charitable initiatives such as the Clinton Foundation. He also serves on the board of directors for the American Security Project as well as Council of Chicago for Global Affairs.