The business of ABCTL provides solutions for various industries like composites, fashion, food, plastics, water and much more. The organization, worth USD 48.3 billion, is listed in the league of Fortune 500. Anchored by the strong leadership of Mr. Kalyan Ram Madabhushi, CEO and Business Head of the Group, the organization moves towards achieving robust dominance in all its verticals.
AN ARRAY OF BRANDS
The organization, which has a rich history, has positioned itself as a leader in offering Agri and Insulating solutions. It also has numerous other brands under its wing including Aqua Armor, Gusto, Pearl, Birla Shaktiman, Corino and Delice. Aqua Armor is the company that deals with breeding and harvesting of fish as well as aquatic plants. Birla Shaktiman involves and engages farmers by providing value-added services for them, thereby enriching lives in the process. Like Aqua Armor, Pearl also deals with processing seafood for functional ingredients. An organization with a strong presence in myriad industries, ABCTL has expanded its footprint to more than 80 countries. The company, which has around 20 manufacturing locations, is propelled by over 10,000 employees.
AN ORGANIZATION THAT ENCOURAGES INNOVATION
With over 65 years of experience in the business, it keeps a culture of innovation at the core of the company’s R&D activities. The Aditya Birla Science and Technology Center (ABSTC) plays a major role in facilitating innovation. The organization takes sustainability seriously and tries to strike a balance between business interests and environmental concerns.
COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
ABCTL understands its responsibility towards the larger community and works towards fulfilling its duties in the area. Making community initiatives an integral part of its work, it reaches out to 90 million people across 7,000 villages. The organization’s motto of ‘Greener World Through Chemistry’ further imbibes and depicts its sincerity towards securing the future. The organization wants to achieve the status of a water neutral/ positive company and id using water harvesting methods, zero liquid discharge technologies. It also aims to depend more on renewable energy sources.
ABCTL’s Advanced Materials division won the Excellence Award on Environment Good Governance from Industrial Estate Authority, Thailand. Its Chlor-Alkali division has been awardedthe Good Safety and Environment Governance and Community Care Award.
AWARDS AND APPRECIATION
Being a pioneer in the chemicals business and related manufacturing, ABCTL has been given many honours like the Prime Minister’s Industry Award, EIA Award from Science Technology & Environmental Ministry. An organization with a long list of honours, it has received many laurels including Gold Award – QCFI Vadodara Chapter, Arogya Healthy Workplace Award, India Wind Energy Forum Excellence Award- 2017 and Master Builder Award.