25.08.1918 - 18.04.1995

The Honourable Late Shri Lala Ramkumar Agarwal was a zamindar hailing from the Rohtak district of Haryana. Despite his affluent upbringing, he was put to test by having to endure enormous financial difficulties. However, with his unceasing passion for work and taking initiative to create, coupled with his earnest psyche, he was able to build upon his first humble accomplishment through a transportation business. An extraordinarily honest man, he was also extremely passionate about work, and was the driving force behind setting up all the initial marketing offices of Agarwal, Pan-India.


16.06.1929 - 16.01.2002

A goddess comparable to the family, the Late Smt. Chameli Devi Agarwal was a fierce lady, who always encouraged a sense of solidarity, clear commitments, devotion & hard work, as well as educational aspirations among her children. Notwithstanding their impoverished state, she imparted extremely valuable lessons to her sons, moulding them into the close-knit group of ingenious visionaries they are today. The Agarwal Group attributes its successes and accomplishments to her and her blessings.


Group Chairman

The formidable force behind the success of the Agarwal Group, Mr. Purshottam Agarwal dreamt of setting up a global business empire while he was just in his teens. With this vision, he founded Agarwal Group. Despite their underprivileged background, he groomed and mentored his brothers and thus was able to expand the business nationally & internationally. Under his stewardship, Agarwal Group has become one of the leading business houses in India with a largely diversified business portfolio spread across minerals, logistics, education, manufacturing, flour mills, publication, renewable energy, real estate & hospitality.