Marico was founded in 1987 in the consumer goods industry. It is headquartered in Santa Cruz (East), Mumbai, India.
Mr. Harsh Mariwala is acting as the chairman while Mrs. Saugata Gupta is acting as the MD and CEO for the company. The company is known for its food, hair care and skin care related activities. The company’s portfolio of products includes a number of well- known brands like Parachute Oil, Saffola, Hair & Care, Nihar, Mediker, Revive, Livon, Set Wet, Zatak, Hercules etc. Parachute Oil is the flagship brand of Marico that contains edible grade coconut oil. The company operates through 3 major divisions which are; Consumer Products Group (CPG), The International Business Group and Kaya Skin Clinic. The services in Kaya Skin Clinic are properly tested by dermatologists and certified skin practitioners.