A company that started in a small village in Rajasthan back in 1857, now spread across 35 countries around the globe, dominating almost every sector ranging from lifestyle products to the telecom sector; life insurance to manufacturing, with a revenue of US$44.3 billion - Aditya Birla Group of companies, a name that is familiar to every household in not only India but the world.
The company that ventured with cotton trading is now a leading player in cement manufacturing, carbon black, chemicals, aluminium, viscose staple fibre, financial services, fertilisers, lifestyles, and many more sectors. The corporation now owns 38 companies and is in the League of Fortune 500, holding an extraordinary force of over 120,000 employees.
With the large number of companies ABG, today touches the lives of every Indian household. All of us come across the vast range of products offered by ABG including those from leading apparel brands like Peter England, Louis Philippe, Allen Solly, etc.
The extraordinary journey of the Aditya Birla Group starting from a cotton trading business to a billion-dollar conglomerate is a true inspiration to the youngsters and business professionals around the world. The exponential rise of the group since it started, is remarkable. Today ABG has made it to the top because of hardworking employees and the visions of the great managers and leaders. The journey of ABG has inspired me on my journey and I can relate to it.