Krishan Kumar Modi
Born in Patiala, India, Krishan Kumar Modi was the eldest son of Rai Bahadur Gujarmal Modi, the founder of Modi Enterprises. A true visionary he took his father's aspirations to new heights and shaped it for the future.
He took the onus of continuing the philanthropic tradition of his family. His commitment to giving back to the community resulted in his contributing significantly to Indian industry and society at large. He also held numerous positions in industry, trade, education, sports and charitable organizations which he leveraged for social welfare.
Modi Enterprises : Philosophy and Vision
Under Mr. KK Modi's leadership and guidance Modi Enterprises grew to become one of India's leading corporate houses. He shaped the Group's core philosophy and vision and was involved with every major development and decision. Known for his hands on approach to business, he played a key role in steering the Group companies and giving direction to the Group's vision for the future. He firmly believed that the guiding philosophy of the group is to not measure success by the financials alone but also to create - along with value - a change for the good.
Krishan Kumar Modi, founded an empire valued at US$ 1.5 billion making it one of India's leading corporate houses. The Group has expanded its reach to span hundred plus countries.
A true visionary, founder and mentor, he has been the guiding force behind Modi Enterprises giving it a global presence with forays into consumer products, agrochemicals, network marketing, retail, cosmetics, healthcare, luxury and lifestyle and education.
KK Modi Group Companies : Modi Enterprises
Some of the Group Companies are: Godfrey Phillips India Limited, Indofil Chemicals Ltd, Modicare, 24X7 Convenience Stores, Colorbar Cosmetics, MHP Staffing, Ego Specialty Restaurant Chain, Dessange, Beacon Travels, KK Modi University and KK Modi International Institute.
Godfrey Phillips India Ltd is the ﬂagship company of Modi Enterprises with foray into domestic and international markets having state-of-the-art manufacturing and R&D centers. Godfrey Phillips India is winner of the Retailer of the Year award. We have collaborated with them to provide students internships, training and placement in areas of Sales & Marketing, Supply Chain Management and Engineering.
Indoﬁl is a fully-integrated, multi-product chemicals company. Its expertise lies in manufacturing, distributing & marketing agrochemicals & specialty chemicals. We have collaborated with them to provide students internships, training and placement in areas of Agri, Operations, Engineering, Marketing and Science.
Modicare is India’s ﬁrst largest multi-level marketing company. It was launched in 1996 to exploit the potential of person to person direct selling and still growing at a fast pace. Modicare oﬀers products in the categories of Personal Care, Color Cosmetics & Skin Care, Home Care, Laundry Care, Agriculture, Auto Care, Nutrition, Food & Beverage and Health & Wellness. Modicare products are developed by the Company’s own highly experienced technical staﬀ at its R&D centers. We have collaborated with them to provide students with internships, training and placement.
KK Modi University is a career focused university with a soul. We offer innovative and progressive courses making you career ready professionals and entrepreneurs.
Twenty Four Seven Convenience Stores are one of India’s premiere and New Delhi’s only organised retail chain in the ‘round-the-clock’ convenience store format. It oﬀers customers an international shopping experience; oﬀering variety of products and services. Currently the chain has forty eight outlets in Delhi-NCR at key locations with a strategic tie-up with Indian Oil Company, The chain plans to open 1000 stores in the next 5 years. We have collaborated with them to provide students with internships, training and placement.
Pertinent to add here is the fact that Rai Bahadur Gujarmal Modi's vision changed the way the world perceived Indian industry and his son, the late Krishan Kumar Modi, Founder and Mentor of Modi Enterprises proved to be a worthy successor to expand the group businesses into new horizons, ushering an era of immense positivity and prosperity.
At present, Modi Enterprises is a multi-billion dollar, global conglomerate and the seventh largest business house in India. The Group's flagship companies Godfrey Phillips India and Indofil Chemicals are front-runners in their respective arenas and Godfrey Phillips India has been ranked 37th in the list of 'India's Best Companies to Work For in 2019'. Embarking on an ambitious programme of expanding its international footprints, Modi Enterprises is targeting towards establishing itself as a US $5 billion enterprise by 2020.
- Generate Bankable Goodwill
- A Handshake Is A Contract
- Never Let Your Education Get In The Way Of Your Learning
- Reinvent Yourself
- Adopt Many As Guru, Absorb Knowledge Wherever It Is To Be Found
- Growth Is Not About Money, It's About Expansion
- Create Partnerships Not Mere Transactions
- When Someone Says 'Impossible', Seize The Challenge
- Always Give More Than Has Been Asked
- Create Bonds, Unify Energies
- Have The Courage To Fail
- Bet on People, Not Strategies
- 'Good' Is Not Good Enough. Rework, Redo, Rethink Until It Is Perfect
- Encourage Your People To Push Their Boundaries
- Innovate. Because To Stagnate Is To Die
- Turn Employees Into Stakeholders
- Quality Is The Holy Grail of Success
- Sometimes The Distance Between Success And Failure Is Very Small
Legacy in Education
Empowered by the vision that a positive culture for a dynamic future can be facilitated only through world-class education, the KK Modi group has been involved in philanthropic education since the last six decades.
Our trusts manage 22 plus educational institutes including schools, colleges, training centers and more, and we have touched lives of over half a million students, thereby impacting over 2.5 million families across the length and breadth of the country.
Godfrey Phillips India Ltd
Godfrey Phillips India Ltd (GPI) is the flagship company of Modi Enterprises. The company is one of the largest FMCG companies in India owning many popular brands ranging from chewing confectionary, cigarettes.
GPI has a strong international presence. This is managed by an expansive International Business Division that markets the company's line of brands across the globe and offers turnkey manufacturing services for a wide range of products to clients in over 72 countries. Godfrey Phillips India is winner of the Retailer of the award year.
The company has been certified as a Great Place to Work by the Great Place to Work® Institute and ranked 29th on India's Best Companies to Work For over the 37th ranking in 2019.
We have collaborated with GPI to provide students internships, training and placement in areas of Sales & Marketing, Supply Chain Management and Engineering.
Indofil Industries Limited
Indofil is a fully-integrated, multi-product chemicals company. They have 5 state-of-the-art manufacturing plants, of which at four units are at Dahej SEZ, Gujarat and one at Thane, Maharashtra.
The company has a strong domestic base and a well-recognized international presence in 120 countries. It has subsidiary offices in Amsterdam to keep administrative control of Europe business, office in Brazil, Bangladesh, Shanghai, Philippines etc & representative offices at Costa Rica, and Sri Lanka.
It has won many awards including Great Place To Work in 2018.
We have collaborated with them to provide students internships, training and placement in areas of Agri, Operations, Engineering, Marketing and Science.
Modicare iLimited s India's first largest multi-level marketing company. It was launched in 1996 to exploit the potential of person to person direct selling and still growing at a fast pace.
Modicare offers products in the categories of Personal Care, Color Cosmetics & Skin Care, Home Care, Laundry Care, Agriculture, Auto Care, Nutrition, Food & Beverage and Health & Wellness. Modicare products are developed by the company's own highly experienced technical staff at its R&D centers.
Over 40,00,000 consultants with 3,00,000+ new consultants join Modicare each month.
We have collaborated with them to provide students with internships, training and placement and for Modicare to launch a special BBA in direct marketing.
The award winning Ego Chain of restaurants marked the Group's foray into the food and hospitality segment. Ego chain offers fine dining experiences in various cuisines.
The Ego Thai and Lounge were launched in 2002, under the Ego Restaurant Chain. From the very beginning, it has been considered a favourite for a Thai cuisine fine dining experience in Delhi. This authentic Thai restaurant, with an exclusive Bar and Lounge, is frequented by the crème de la crème of Delhi.
Dessange is a brand devoted to women's beauty. Founded in 1954, DESSANGE is a brand of luxury and excellence with a unique network of over 350 salons in 37 countries.
Dessange has been the sole Official Hairstyling Partner of the Cannes International Film Festival. The most beautiful hair styles on the famous stairs are developed by the Dessange studio team.
Twenty Four Seven Convenience Stores
Twenty Four Seven Convenience Stores are one of India's premiere and New Delhi's only organised retail chain in the 'round-the-clock' convenience store format. It offers customers an international shopping experience; offering variety of products and services. Currently the chain
Is present at over 120 key locations in Delhi-NCR with a strategic tie-up with an Indian Oil Company.
We have collaborated with them to provide students with
internships, training and placement.
Colorbar is one of India's leading beauty brands positioned in the premium segment, delivering products in an uniquely Colorbar experience at its own stores and partner outlets.
Launched in 2005, Colorbar is the fastest growing beauty brand with strong geographical footprint through 100+ exclusive stores, 1200+ multi brand outlets and through partner chains - Shoppers Stop, Lifestyle, New U, Pantaloons. Produced and packaged in France, Germany, Italy, Korea & United States of America it conforms to US, EU, UK & Japan FDA standards, and qualifications and are ISO certified
We have collaborated with them to provide students with internships, training and placements.
Modi Academic International Institute
The first-ever foray of an American university in India began with the inauguration of Modi Academic International Institute (MAII) campus in New Delhi. A pioneer in bringing International education to India, MAII brought in Western International University (WIU) from Arizona USA offering programmes in MSIT, MBA,BBA and BSIT.
It offered students world class infrastructure and corporate environment to provide effective learning. MAII also introduced a unique model in higher education entailing a curriculum based on best international practices to corporates like Genpact and GPI successfully.
KK Modi International Institute
The prestigious Stratford University, Virginia, USA entered into a joint venture with Modi Group of industries to establish sites and related educational initiatives in India.
The Institute offered accredited American degrees in India. This institute also delivers online, classroom, and blended online classroom programs.
The institute stands apart with its innovative and niche courses like Happiness course. With its Harvard Business study modules, the institute has found success in high corporates such as Genpact, Godfrey Philips India Pvt Ltd, Indofil Industries Limited , Mphasis etc.
MHP Staffing was launched to provide integrated human resources solutions to the healthcare industry. It provides an ethical and reputable bridge for Indian nurses aspiring to work in UK and USA.
MHP offers world-class training programs for its nurses and has trained over 500 plus nurses in IELTS band 7 successfully.