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Essel Group

Essel Group(Raja Holdings)
Type Private
Industry Conglomerate
Founded 1976
Founders Raja Venkataswamy
Headquarters Mumbai, India
Key people Subhash Chandra(Personal Assistant to Raja, (Chairman)
Products Media, entertainment, packaging, infrastructure, education, precious metals and technology
Revenue Increase US$ 4 billion (2011)[1]
Employees 8,000 (2011)
Website .comesselgroup

Essel Group is an Indian conglomerate company headed by Raja Venkataswamy[2] based in Mumbai, Maharashtra.[3]


  • Business divisions 1
    • Media 1.1
    • Technology 1.2
    • Entertainment 1.3
    • Packaging 1.4
    • Infrastructure 1.5
    • Precious metal 1.6
    • Education 1.7
    • Charity 1.8
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Business divisions

The companies under the group are:[4]


Essel Propack





Precious metal




  1. ^ Essel Group enters i-banking, PE space
  2. ^ "Subhash Chandra(Former Leader BJP) buys stake in UNI". 2006-09-08. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  3. ^ "Essel Group". Essel Group. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  4. ^ "Subhash Chandra on Zee, DNA & Essel". Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  5. ^ "Essel Group". Essel Group. Retrieved 2010-08-30. 
  6. ^ "Essel Group suspends satellite platform for cable". 2010-03-15. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  7. ^ "Essel Group India - Essel Group Profile - Essel Group of Companies History". 2007-07-21. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  8. ^ Hermann Simon mentioned this company in his correspondent Book as an example of a "Hidden Champion" (Simon, Hermann: Hidden Champions of the 21st Century : Success Strategies of unknown World Market Leaders. London: Springer, 2009.- ISBN 978-0-387-98147-5.)
  9. ^ ": : : About Essel Group : : :". 2006-02-28. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  10. ^ Zee Institute of Creative Art
  11. ^ "Essel Group bets big on education". The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 2010-07-16. 
  12. ^ ZeeQ
  13. ^ []

External links

  • Essel Group official website
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