It was in 1978, when Mr. G.M Rao started off with a small jute mill, and established, over 28 years later, what is known today as the GMR Group. GMR is today a major player in the Infrastructure Sector, with world class projects in India and abroad. The GMR group is headquartered in Bangalore, and has been developing projects in high growth areas such as Airports, Energy, Transportation and Urban Infrastructure.
GMR Group is one of the fastest growing infrastructure enterprises in the country with a rich and diverse experience spanning three decades. With our vibrant portfolio of projects, GMR is uniquely placed to build state of the art projects in sectors that are of critical importance in the process of development. Using the Public Private Partnership model, the Group has successfully leveraged its core strengths to implement several iconic infrastructure projects in India
GMR Group in its quest for growth has brought in the process of institutionalization and has evolved a set of seven Values and Beliefs to define the GMR Group culture
For its continual efforts to institutionalise rigorous processes in-line with its values and beliefs, the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has selected GMR Infrastructure Limited (GIL), a listed company of the GMR Group as one of the top 25 companies adopting good corporate governance practices and nominated GIL for its ICSI National Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance for the financial year 2008-09.
Corporate Governance at GMR is driven by a simple principle – ‘Achieve right results by right means’.
Going forward, the Group will actively seek opportunities in the core areas of infrastructure development. All these would be driven by a single minded path on translating the vision of the Group.
GMR Group will be an institution in perpetuity that will build entrepreneurial organizations making a difference to society through creation of value
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