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Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) is India’s largest private sector company, with a consolidated turnover of INR 296,091 crore ($44.7 billion), cash profit of INR 40,737 crore ($6.1 billion), and net profit of INR 27,630 crore ($4.2 billion) for the year ended March 31, 2016.
RIL is the first private sector company from India to feature in Fortune’s Global 500 list of ‘World’s Largest Corporations’ – currently ranking 215th in terms of revenues, and 126th in terms of profits. RIL ranks 238th in the Financial Times’ FT Global 500 list (2015) of world’s largest companies. RIL ranks 121st on the Forbes Global 2000 list (2016), continuing to be the top-ranked Indian company. RIL’s activities span hydrocarbon exploration and production, petroleum refining and marketing, petrochemicals, retail and 4G digital services.
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Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that delivers real results to global business, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT, BPS, infrastructure, engineering and assurance services. This is delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model™, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development. A part of the Tata group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has over 378,000 of the world’s best-trained consultants in 45 countries. The company generated consolidated revenues of US $16.5 billion for year ended March 31, 2016 and is listed on the BSE (formerly Bombay Stock Exchange) and the NSE (National Stock Exchange) in India.
Our mission is to help customers achieve their business objectives by providing innovative, best-in- class consulting, IT solutions and services and to make it a joy for all stakeholders to work with us. We function as a full stakeholder to business, offering a consulting-led approach with an integrated portfolio of technology led solutions that encompass the entire Enterprise value chain. Our Customer-centric Engagement Model defines how we do engage with you, offering specialized services and solutions that meet the distinct needs of your business.
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Godrej touches the lives of one-third of the Indian population every day. Being customer focused has helped us earn the trust of millions of consumers both in India and abroad. The essence of the Godrej brand is Brighter Living, reflected in innovative high-quality products, designed based on deep consumer insight and attention to detail. Godrej is a part of the social fabric of India and is contributing to building a better India.
Godrej & Boyce is the holding company of the Godrej group. Its journey began in 1897 with the manufacture of high quality locks and continues with its outstanding engineering capabilities. These enable Godrej & Boyce to supply high-end products across diverse categories to discerning customers worldwide.
Godrej has a diverse product portfolio consisting of consumer durables and industrial products & services.
• Godrej Appliances: a leading player in the consumer durables market space with a strong presence in refrigerators, washing machines, air conditioners, microwave ovens and televisions.
• Godrej Interio: the largest furniture manufacturer in India with solutions for homes, offices, educational institutions, laboratories, hospitals and marine accommodation.
• Godrej Security Solutions: the largest player in the physical security products market in India with a stronghold in the electronic security and premises security solutions space.
• Godrej Locking Solutions & Systems: the leading provider of locking solutions in India with a product portfolio including padlocks, door locks, furniture locks, electromechanical locks and ultra locking systems, among others.
• Godrej Audio Visual Solutions: provides digital imaging products, AV conferencing solutions and integrated AV solutions for effective and effortless communication.
• Godrej Vending: leading manufacturer of high quality table-top beverage vending machines for the world market in collaboration with Veromatic International BV of the Netherlands. Services include cleaning, breakdown maintenance, supply and refilling of consumables.
• Godrej Batteries: deals in consumer batteries and allied products with special focus on rechargeable batteries and chargers.
• Godrej Storage Solutions: a pioneer and market leader in integrated material storage and handling solutions for warehousing, shop floor and record management needs.
• Godrej Material Handling: a leading manufacturer of high-tech material handling equipment as well as custom designed & engineered systems (forklift trucks, pallet trucks etc).
• Godrej Precision Engineering: caters to the critical and exacting requirements of the nuclear market segment, defense and wind energy sectors.
• Godrej Process Equipment: offers a wide range of unit equipment like heavy walled reactors & vessels, high pressure shell & tube heat exchangers, distillation/fractionating columns, equipment internals & trays, skid mounted assemblies and custom-built equipment, in all metallurgies, process conditions and engineering standards for end users in the core sectors like refineries, petrochemicals, fertilizers, oil and gas, chemicals, pharmaceuticals and power.
• Godrej Precision Systems: supplies mission critical equipment for aerospace and aircraft industry and has been making critical components for India’s space programs.
• Godrej Tooling: one of Asia’s largest and most sophisticated tool rooms, capable of handling any challenge in design, manufacturing and testing of precision tools.
• Godrej Electricals & Electronics: solution provider in the areas of turnkey electrical contracts for power distribution/transmission, commercial, residential & industrial electrification MEP projects, automation in manufacturing industries besides embedded technologies, compressed air systems, compressors and green building consultancy.
• Godrej Construction: in the business of ready mix concrete, property development, property leasing and civil construction contracts.
• Lawkim Motors Group: the trusted manufacturer of specialised electric motors for sealed compressors and other custom applications.
Sustainability is an integral part of Godrej´s endeavour to re-invent itself continually to meet the challenges of the future.
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Established in 1985, Kotak Mahindra Group is one of India´s leading financial services conglomerates. In February 2003, Kotak Mahindra Finance Ltd. (KMFL), the Group´s flagship company, received banking license from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), becoming the first non-banking finance company in India to convert into a bank – Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd
As on December 31, 2016, Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd, has a national footprint of 1,348 branches spread across 675 locations and 2,051 ATMs.
The consolidated net worth of the Group stands at Rs. 37,047 cr ($ 5.5 billion; $1.00 @ Rs. 67.925) as on December 31, 2016. The Group offers a wide range of financial services that encompass every sphere of life. From commercial banking, to stock broking, mutual funds, insurance and investment banking, the Group caters to the diverse financial needs of individuals and the corporate sector. The Group has a wide distribution network through branches and franchisees across India, an International Business Unit at GIFT city, Gujarat, and international offices in London, New York, Texas, California, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Mauritius and Singapore.
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Ambuja Neotia Group is one of the most prominent and respected corporate houses headquartered in Kolkata with its forte in real estate and recent forays into hospitality, healthcare and education. The company, under the stewardship of Mr. Harshavardhan Neotia has been responsible for landmark projects in and around Kolkata.
In the hospitality sector the group has made its presence felt with a spectrum of key projects like hotels, resorts, villas, clubs & banquets and standalone eating outlets.
Group’s Healthcare includes a super specialty hospital for woman and child and another dealing and coping with issues of infertility. It also launched a multi-specialty hospital housing a special ward for underprivileged section of the society.
CII-Suresh Neotia Centre of Excellence for Leadership, The Rabindranath Tagore Centre For Human Values and The Neotia University represent group initiatives in Education.
In all its projects, Ambuja Neotia is deeply mindful of its environmental responsibility; creating spaces that offer a better and greener life.
The Group also has several projects in Eastern India as well as other parts of the country and is continuing to live by its maxim of making a difference to the way people live.
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Centrum Group is an integrated domestic financial services conglomerate with over two decades of experience in the financial markets across various cycles. It has expertise across Equity & Debt spectrum with capabilities in Equity Capital Markets, M&A Advisory, Corporate Finance & Advisory, Primary & Secondary Debt Placement, Project Finance and Corporate Debt Restructuring. Its retail arm provides integrated solutions for Private Wealth Management, Stock Broking, SME Finance, and Foreign Exchange apart from Housing Finance. Centrum Forex is the largest airports player and the largest issuer of travel cards in the forex business. Centrum Wealth was voted the “Best Domestic Private Bank in India 2016” by Asiamoney.
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IMFA is India’s leading fully integrated producer of ferro alloys straddling the value chain from mining to smelting with 187 MVA installed furnace capacity backed up by 258 MW captive power generation and chrome ore mining tracts. The Company has an Integrated Management System comprising quality, environment and occupational health & safety certification.
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JCB India Limited is a leading manufacturer of earthmoving and construction equipment in India. The company started as a joint venture in 1979 and is now a fully owned subsidiary of J.C Bamford Excavators, United Kingdom. With five state-of-the-art factories in India, it today manufactures a wide range of world-class equipment, not only for India, but also for Global markets.
It introduced Backhoe Loaders in India close to four decades ago and has since expanded its product range to 50 different models in eight product categories. The Ballabgarh factory near New Delhi, which is the world’s largest factory for Backhoe Loaders, is also the Headquarters for JCB India. This facility, apart from Backhoe Loaders, also manufactures Skid Steer Loaders, Telehandlers, Diesel Generators and Diesel Engines.
The company expanded its operations in 2006 and 2007 by setting up two factories at Pune for its Heavyline business. These factories manufacture Tracked Excavators, Wheeled Loaders, Compaction equipment and Fabrications for the Group. With over 400 engineers, Pune also has JCB’s largest Design Center outside of the United Kingdom.
A further investment in India was made at Jaipur in 2014 with the inauguration of a 114-acre, eco-friendly, green manufacturing facility. This facility today manufactures Mini Excavators, Skid Steers and Fabrications.
With all plants operating on the principle of One Global Quality, JCB India is a manufacturing hub for Global markets. Products made in these factories are today exported to more than 70 countries around the world.
Over the years JCB has invested Rs. 2,000 crores in India and today employs 5,000 people in its Indian operations. It has a network of more than 60 dealers and 650 outlets spread throughout India, who further employ 6,000 professionally trained personnel. These far-reaching outlets provide the vital product support to customers for their equipment. Four strategically set up warehouses at Pune, Chennai, Faridabad and Kolkata support these dealerships and outlets for parts supplies.
It has also built and supported an indigenised supply chain for the manufacturing of its products. Over 380 world-class Indian suppliers are aligned to JCB’s Group objectives and have grown along with JCB through various supplier development initiatives.
JCB is also creating employment and entrepreneurship amongst youth through its 15 Operator Training Centres in India. It provides a one month certified course on machine operations and maintenance, which includes both, classroom and practical training on how to operate JCB machines safely and productively.
It has a 16 week detailed induction program at the welding training school at the Jaipur facility for ITI and Diploma graduates. Comprehensive skills developed through these programmes have helped young men and women excel in their careers, especially women engineers, who are now making their careers in traditionally male dominated areas of manufacturing such as welding and assembly.
JCB is committed to CSR through the Lady Bamford Charitable Trust. Registered in the year 2000, the Trust has followed an organic and consistent growth with a focus on disadvantaged communities around JCB factories in India. Today its outreach extends to 29 Government schools and Seven vocational training centres through which it reaches out to about 15,000 students and trainees. The Trust is active in communities around its three factories in Ballabhgarh (Haryana), Talegaon (Maharashtra) and Baghru (Rajasthan).
JCB has always remained committed to India. It has launched innovative India centric products and has expanded by way of new factories with Customer Focus and One Global Quality being at the core of its operations.
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Covington has more than 1,000 lawyers serving clients from 10 offices across the globe. In an increasingly regulated world, Covington has an exceptional ability to help clients navigate their most complex business problems, deals, and disputes.
The firm’s distinctively collaborative culture allows it to be truly one team globally, drawing on the diverse experience of lawyers and advisors across the firm by seamlessly sharing insight and expertise. What sets the firm apart is the ability to combine tremendous strength in litigation, investigations, and corporate practices with deep knowledge of policy and policymakers, and one of the world’s leading regulatory practices.
This enables Covington to create novel solutions to our clients’ toughest problems, successfully try their toughest cases and deliver commercially practical advice of the highest quality.
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Odisha Television Network is the largest broadcast media group in odisha. Today with five distinct satellite channels – OTV (news & current affairs), TARANG (General Entertainment), TARANG MUSIC (Odia Music), PRARTHANA (devotional channel) and ALANKAR (Odia Movie channel) in its bouquet OTN has consolidated its position as the undisputed No.1 Television Network in the state.
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