Top 10 Conglomerates in United Kingdom (UK) 2015

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6. Hinduja Group

Hinduja Group is a global conglomerate company headquartered in London.


It was founded in 1914 by Deepchand Hinduja. Initially it operated in Mumbai, India. Its first international operation was started in Iran in 1919.Merchant banking and Trade were the 2 pillars of business Until 1979 it’s headquarter was in Iran only and it was forced to move headquarter to Europe because of Islamic Revolution. In 2012, Group won its first overseas order from Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation. Now group has diversified itself across the world. Number of employees in The Group are over 70000. Major Hinduja Group companies are: Ashok Leyland, Gulf Oil Corporation Ltd., Hinduja Foundries, Hinduja Global Solutions Ltd., Hinduja ventures and IndusInd bank. Hinduja Group is present in various sectors like – Banking & Finance, Transport, Energy (Oil & Power), Media and Telecom. In 2015, Hinduja Brothers were awarded with Business Leaders of the Year Award at The Asian Awards. Hinduja brothers will invest around $10 billion in reviving stalled power and infrastructure projects. In December 2014, Hinduja brothers along with a Spanish property group snatched a prize heritage property- London's iconic Old War Office that was once used by Winston Churchill. Now they will convert it into a hotel and luxury apartments.

Revenue: £ 3.39 Billion

Profit: £ 186.43 Million

Net Assets: £ 13.84 Billion