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Carlos Wizard Martins is a serial entrepreneur best known for founding Wizard English School, the biggest franchising of English language schools in the world, which he sold for 2 billion Reais (over 700MM Dollars) in 2013. He is now dedicated to other businesses in the education and food industry. He is also author of several books, the latest one being “Refugees: A Mission of Faith and Love”, where he tells the story of his humanitarian mission to assist refugees from the Venezuelan to the Brazilian border. We talk about his fantastic life story, from humble origins in Curitiba, Brazil, to joining The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and which allowed him to study in US with his family; about his inspiration and perspiration as one of the most successful education entrepreneurs in Brazil, about the importance of having an international experience, also his top recommendations for public policy, and much more!

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