Orient Electric, is a manufacturer, and supplier of home appliances. Know more about the owner of Orient Electric and Company more information. Orient Electric is one of the leading consumer electrical brands in India with a diverse portfolio of fans, lighting, home appliances, and switchgear. The erstwhile Calcutta Electrical Manufacturing Company became a part of the CK Birla Group in 1954 and was subsequently rechristened Orient Electric.
The company takes pride in its R&D capabilities, the spirit of continuous innovation, and commitment to manufacturing cutting-edge lifestyle electrical products that meet the needs and expectations of modern consumers.
About the owner of Orient Electric
Chandra Kant Birla is an Indian industrialist and philanthropist. He is chairman of the CK Birla Group, a conglomerate operating across home and building products, automotive and technology, and healthcare and education.
In addition to the chairmanship of the group, CK Birla is the chairman of AVTEC, HIL, National Engineering Industries, Neosym, Orient Cement, and Orient Paper & Industries.
Likewise, he also serves as a member of the board of directors of the Commonwealth Business Council, chairman of the board of governors of the Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi, and chairman of the Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur. Also, a member of the board of governors of The Calcutta Medical Research Institute.
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Mr. Chandra Kant Birla holds graduation with B.A. And he serves as the Non-Executive Chairman at Orient Cement Limited. Also main holdings at HIL Limited (Hyderabad Industries Ltd), National Engineering Industries Ltd., AVTEC Limited, Neosym Industries Limited, The Indian Smelting And Refining Company Limited, Orient Paper & Industries Ltd., and CK Birla Group. Mr. Birla is an Industrialist and has rich business experience.
CK served as Chairman of Hindustan Motors Ltd., until December 28, 2013. He has been a Director of Orient Paper & Industries Ltd. since September 29, 1978. Birla has been a Non-Executive Director of Orient Cement Limited since July 23, 2011. He has been a Non-Executive Director of HIL Limited since February 4, 1980.
Mr. Birla serves as a Director of Gmmco Ltd., Birlasoft (India) Ltd, Birla Brothers Pvt Ltd, The Indian Smelting, And Refining Company Limited, Birla Associates Pvt Ltd, Singapore, and others. In addition, he served as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Hindustan Motors Ltd., from January 1982 to December 28, 2013.
He served as a Director of Century Textiles and Industries Limited since May 2, 1996, and Fresenius Kabi Oncology Ltd. (formerly, Dabur Pharma Ltd.) from July 14, 2006, to August 29, 2007. Mr. Birla studied B.A. degree.
Details of the Company
The company has a strong pan-India presence. With more than 100,000 retail outlets, 3500 retailers and distributors, and 153 service centers across the nation, Orient Electric operates with a philosophy to carve out a niche in the global fan industry and evolve into a premier electrical lifestyle solutions provider.
Orient Electric, ranked amongst the top 20 brands in India. Across all categories in a poll conducted by Superbrands India. Uniquely from 17,000 consumers and marketing professionals. Also, the company holds the award from Superbrand status for fans for 2014–15.