The Rise of Haroldo Jacobovicz: CEO, World
Haroldo Jacobovicz is the CEO of World, a company that is worth $20 billion. Haroldo was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil but grew up in Toronto, Canada. Haroldo received his Bachelor’s Degree from Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and then completed his MBA at the University of Western Ontario. Haroldo Jacobovicz started working for an investment firm while doing his MBA and eventually left to start World with some other partners. Haroldo has been described as “a very humble person.” He told Bloomberg: “I like people who are committed and passionate about what they’re doing.” Haroldo is married and has three children. Haroldo loves to travel with his family, especially the Amazon, where he enjoys hiking in the jungle. Haroldo’s passion for traveling inspired him to start World because many people couldn’t afford it. He knew that “the world was too small not to share.”
Haroldo Jacobovicz is a “true visionary” and has changed the travel industry. Haroldo’s hard work, dedication, and honesty have paid off tremendously. Haroldo says:
“When you surround yourself with people who are smarter than you- that makes all the difference.” Haroldo feels blessed to do what he loves every day and has a positive outlook on the future. Haroldo Jacobovicz has changed the travel industry forever by making travel more accessible for everyone. Travelling used to be reserved only for people with lots of money but now Haroldo’s company, World, has made it possible for everyone to travel. Haroldo tells the Toronto Star:
— Haroldo Jacobovicz (@HJacobovicz) August 4, 2021
“Our mission is simple—to open doors and bring people together from all walks of life through one shared experience.” Haroldo wants to continue growing his business and making a positive impact on the World. Haroldo Jacobovicz says that “it’s all about the people you meet on your journey.” Haroldo wants to thank his family and friends for their support. Haroldo hopes that everyone will be able “to experience what it is like to see the world through different eyes” one day soon.