Havells or Haveli Ram Gandhi?
Havells India Ltd, the largest electrical equipment companies in India, has given a new light to the world.
Now the company has spread its 23 branches and representative offices around 50 countries.
Who was Haveli Ram Gandhi?
Haveli Ram Gandhi, grandfather of fashion designer Rohit Gandhi, was the man who gave to his switchgear company and Qimat Rai Gupta brought it in 1971.
The Founder of Havells
Qimat Rai Gupta, the founder of Havells, is a man of very modest origin. He’s born in Malerkotla, a small town of Punjab. In 1958 he dropped out of school and came to Delhi to found an Electric trading operation in the electric wholesale market of Old Delhi. Life changed when he started the brand Havells, continuing with the name of its first owner Haveli Ram Gandhi, never to look back.
So Havells is purely an Indian brand & named after its first owner.