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Yashovardhan Gupta, the young and dynamic CEO of Torero Corporation Private Limited, believes in a disruptive business model. His company is a global licensee for luxury brands with specialisation in world-class leather accessories that are offered at affordable price points to consumers.

A vegetarian owning prawn hatcheries might sound like a contradiction in terms, but Kamlesh Gupta, a vegetarian, and his successful frozen food business have been happily sailing in the same boat. We bring you the story of how the WestCoast Group and the man behind it has revolutionised the frozen food industry, underscoring the adage that all you need to do to make your venture successful is steadfastly believe in it.

Rajasthan Spinning & Weaving Mills Ltd, the flagship of the LNJ Bhilwara Group, counts among India’s top textile companies. We spoke to Riju Jhunjhunwala, …

Vishal and Swati Jajodia are hand-in-glove with each other to deliver responsible medication and better healthcare, especially for diseases that are orphaned, ignored or neglected. MARWAR meets the duo to find out more about their work and life.

Infusing Vitality

An impressive track record and a wide portfolio of products catering to the speciality generics drug market have made Ajanta Pharma Limited one of the top 50 pharmaceutical companies in India. Brothers Yogesh and Rajesh Agrawal let us in on their journey after taking over the reins of the company, the secrets of the company’s remarkable transformation from a Rs 70-crore company into a successful, Rs 1,800-crore entity, and why the best is yet to come.

Initiated in 1989, the Pittie Group has been successful in not only being a demand and supply intermediary, but also in creating value for customers through its diverse interests, which include real estate, media, entertainment, e-commerce, FMCG distribution, wellness and quick service restaurants. In an interview with MARWAR, Krishna Kumar Pittie, chairman of the group, talks about ‘learning as you grow’, his journey so far and his future plans.

In what began as a textile trading business over three decades ago, Mandhana Industries Ltd has come a long way to boast a current top-line of Rs 1,700 crore. At the helm of this tremendous growth have been continual efforts of two successive generations, with the innovative streak of scion Manish Mandhana adding the latest spurt of growth to the ever-expanding business.

Mumbai’s skyline is set for a rapid makeover in the new millennium with several high-end residential buildings cropping up amongst derelict structures. MARWAR talks
to Kailash Agarwal of Avighna India Ltd, whose latest project, the 64-storeyed One Avighna Park

With values to anchor him and a vision to give him flight, Agarwal, the managing director of the Bengaluru-based Salarpuria Sattva Group has built a strong empire and a stronger life.


Meet the candid Ravi Poddar whose steely determination has ensured that he comes out on top despite the many storms that have rocked his businesses and personal life.