Godrej Group

Godrej Group
TypePrivate
IndustryConglomerate
Founded1897 (1897)[1]
Founder
HeadquartersMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Adi Godrej
(Chairman)[2]
Products
RevenueIncrease US$4.1 billion (2015)[3]
Number of employees
28,000 (2016)
Subsidiaries
Websitewww.godrej.com

Godrej Group, is an Indian conglomerate company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, managed and largely owned by the Godrej family. It was founded by Ardeshir Godrej and Pirojsha Burjorji Godrej in 1897, and operates in sectors as diverse as real estate, consumer products, industrial engineering, appliances, furniture, security and agricultural products.[4] Its subsidiaries and affiliated companies include Godrej Industries and its subsidiaries Godrej Consumer Products, Godrej Agrovet, and Godrej Properties, as well as the private holding company Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd.

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 29 October 2006. Retrieved 18 February 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "board of directors".
  3. ^ "Godrej Group Profile". Godrej. 26 March 2013. Archived from the original on 25 February 2016. Retrieved 27 January 2016.
  4. ^ "The Godrej Group - Godrej". Archived from the original on 25 January 2016. Retrieved 27 January 2016.