for a better world
Mirpuri Foundation has been incorporated by the Mirpuri Family as a non profit organization, set up by Paulo Mirpuri with the aim of contributing for a better world. Based on its commitment to make the world a better place for future generations, Mirpuri Foundation allocates its resources and intelligence where they’re most needed, and fosters the spirit of collaboration between global authorities, companies, communities and individuals, aiming to make a positive difference regarding the most pressing issues threatening our planet.
Mirpuri Foundation believes that no isolated efforts can succeed and only by acting together we can change course for a better world, a world where sustainability comes before politics and profit.
Mirpuri Foundation commitment is to make the world a better place on the values of hope, integrity, collaboration, persistence, courage and innovation. Its efforts also go towards raising awareness and involvement regarding the most pressing issues that are threatening the planet.
Paulo Mirpuri is a Portuguese businessman and philanthropist. As Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Mirpuri Investments, he has invested in a broad range of Companies over the years. This includes the highly successful NetJets Europe in partnership with Omaha, Nebraska investor Warren Buffet and the Macau Business Aviation Center in partnership with the Hong Kong and Macanese business magnate Stanley Ho. The other investments include Airlines, Aircraft Handling Companies, Aircraft Engineering and Maintenance, Aircraft Finance, Leasing and Trading, Inflight Catering, Forest and Agriculture, Real State and Property Development, Medical Care and several listed Blue Chip Companies, as Alstom, Amazon, American Express, Apple, Chevron, Cisco, Coca-Cola, Credit Suisse, Exxon Mobile, Galp Energia, General Electric, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Merck, Microsoft, Pfizer, Verizon, Walt Disney, among others. Besides its extensive business management experience for almost three decades, Paulo Mirpuri is a medical doctor, an Airbus-qualified airline pilot and a qualified Skipper. His favorite sports are sailing, golf, tennis and horse riding.