Businessman Ghanshyam Sarda hails from Calcutta and is the head of the Sarda Group of Industries, which primarily serves the jute and IT sectors. The Sarda Group is the owner of the Alwar Jute Mill, Agarpara Jute Mill, Axsys Technologies, and Vision Comptech.
He is currently one of the major jute manufacturers and employers, employing over 70,000 workers throughout West Bengal, UP, and Bihar. His vision and commitment span a variety of industries, including real estate, IT/ITES, and the service sector.
Ghanshyam Sarda took over the jute business when the industry was on verge of crumbling and with his zeal and passion, he brought back the industry to life. Not only he revived the industry he also poured his hard work into creating demand which resulted in tremendous growth.
With his unmatched business acumen, he saw great potential in the business and based on his gut he came forward with an undeniably great business plan and created the Sarda business, as we see it today. Apart from being a huge name in the jute business, he has also dedicated his life towards reviving other businesses and successfully made his name in information technology as well.
The Sarda Group was also the first company in India to provide facilities for professional jute mill workers’ training. One of West Bengal’s major employers, the Sarda group now has approximately 80,000 employees. Mr. Ghanshyam Sarda has made contributions to the state in areas other than business, such as events, sports, and public affairs. Sarda has also received praise for his efforts from a number of influential governmental figures.
To take the jute business to the next level Ghanshyam Sarda aims to create a perfect blend for the new generation, that will make sure that the business is always ongoing as the generation shift comes and a new generation enters the jute business. He was honored with The Times Business Awards in Kolkata in 2019. Reputable businessmen and international dignitaries, including Anil Kapoor, attended this distinguished award ceremony. German Counsel General JURGEN THOMAS SCHROD presented the award to Mr. Sarda.
Ghanshyam Sarda has been recognized as the ‘Leading Industrialist from Kolkata’ among the ‘Top Icons of Kolkata 2019‘. He is one of the most inspirational businessmen for the generation to come, owing to his dedication and strategic mindset, which led to his success in the constantly changing business world.
Ghanshyam Sarda (born August 1959 in Calcutta, India) is a Calcutta-based businessman and owner of the Sarda Group of Industries, which operates mainly in the jute and information technology industries. Alwar Jute Mill, Agarpara Jute Mill, Axsys Technologies, Vision Comptech are all owned by the Sarda Group. He also has a charitable trust known as Chandakala Devi Trust.