Global Consumer’s Mahendran on expansion plan, revenue target and more
Global Consumer Products Pvt. Ltd, floated by former Godrej Group top executive Arumugham Mahendran, operated as a regional player in southern India until last year. The company, backed by Goldman Sachs and Mitsui, is well set for a national rollout by next financial year with a diverse portfolio of products ranging from beverages, chocolate and confectionaries, and insecticides. Mahendran separately also runs pesticide services company ISS Hicare. In an interview with VCCircle, Mahendran talks about Global Consumer’s expansion plans and shrugged off the threat from multinational companies. Excerpts: Global Consumer has a major presence in south India. It entered eastern...
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