The youngest group born in 1820, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group is a business conglomerate spread over six business sectors - Power & Natural Resources; Carbon Black; IT, Education & Sports; Infrastructure; Retail & FMCG; and Media & Entertainment, covering 15+ companies, has an asset base of INR 43,500+ Cr, 45,000+ employees, and 3,00,000+ shareholders.
The Group's Vision of “Inclusive Growth fired by free-spirited Entrepreneurship”, reflected in its various businesses, is embedded in its six Core Values: Customer Happiness, Credibility, Humaneness, Execution Excellence, Speed and Risk Taking.
Its flagship companies include CESC Limited (one of India's best-known power utilities in the private sector), Firstsource Solutions Limited (a global BPO player trusted by 100+ leading brands across various sectors), PCBL (largest producer and exporter of carbon black in India), Spencer's Retail Limited (a multi-format retailer in India since 1863), Bowlopedia Restaurants India Limited (a chain of restaurants under the brand names of Waffle Wallah and Chef ’s Bowl), Guiltfree Industries (the FMCG wing of the Group), Saregama India Limited (India's most reputed music company with an archive of 300,000+ tracks), Harrison's Malayalam Limited (India's largest natural rubber producer and south India's second largest tea producer), and Open (the weekly current affairs magazine, and the flagship brand of Open Media Network).
The Group is the franchisee for cricket, football and table tennis teams; and is also associated with Virat Kohli Foundation to promote RP-SG Sports Honours. The Group has also launched its first luxury mall 'Quest' in Kolkata.
India's first corporate sponsored business school - in collaboration with IMD, Lausanne (formerly IMI, Geneva) - IMI, Delhi; the aesthetically designed IMIs at Kolkata and Bhubaneswar, are operational under the Group's education division.
As a socially responsible corporate citizen, the Group strongly focuses on the Triple Bottom Line by taking initiatives to rebuild a “green” environment in CESC, PCBL, Spencer's, ICML, Dhariwal and Haldia Energy Limited.
The Group’s other initiatives include the launch of Dr RP Goenka Scholarship Scheme for supporting meritorious but economically challenged students who are trying to pursue higher education; the musical 'Fountain of Joy' to commemorate Kolkata's tercentenary celebrations; Woodlands Multispecialty Hospital Ltd, and a couple of temples in Kolkata and Durgapur.
The RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Management Board comprises of highly qualified professionals with significant expertise in various markets.