About Murugappa Group

India's leading business conglomerates


Founded in 1900, Murugappa Group is one of India’s leading business conglomerates with a net worth of INR 742 Billion. The Group has 29 businesses including ten listed Companies traded in NSE & BSE. Headquartered in Chennai, the major Companies of the Group include Carborundum Universal Ltd., CG Power and Industrial Solutions Ltd., Cholamandalam Financial Holdings Ltd., Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Ltd., Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd., Coromandel International Ltd., Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd., E.I.D. Parry (India) Ltd., Parry Agro Industries Ltd., Shanthi Gears Ltd., Tube Investments of India Ltd., and Wendt (India) Ltd

The Group holds leadership positions in several product lines including Abrasives, Technical Ceramics, Electro Minerals, Auto Components and systems, Bicycles, Fertilisers, Sugar, Tea, and Spirulina (Nutraceuticals). The Group has forged strong alliances with leading international companies such as Groupe Chimique Tunisien, Foskor, Mitsui Sumitomo, Morgan Advanced Materials, Yanmar & Co., and Compagnie Des Phosphat De Gafsa (CPG). The Group has a wide geographical presence all over India and spanning 6 continents. 

Renowned brands like BSA, Hercules, Montra, Mach City, Ballmaster, Ajax, Parry’s, Chola, Gromor, Shanthi Gears, and Paramfos are from the Murugappa stable. The Group fosters an environment of professionalism and has a workforce of over 53,000 employees.

Core Values and Beliefs

The endearing spirit of the Murugappa Group is inspired by a set of enduring values and beliefs called the Five Lights a guide to everyday excellence. It clearly defines a way of life and is demonstrated by the strong values we live by: Integrity, Passion, Quality, Respect, and Responsibility.

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