About Essel Group

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd – India’s largest media and general television entertainment network with a range of businesses encompassing the content-to-consumer value chain

Zee News Ltd – A cluster of news channels touching the lives of millions of Indians.

DNA – An English language newspaper in a joint venture with the Dainik Bhaskar Group.

Dish TV – India’s first direct-to-home (DTH) entertainment service, brings the latest in digital technology to television viewers, broadcasting high quality programmes straight from the satellite to the consumer’s home.

SITI Cable Network Ltd – The largest Cable TV distribution system in India, present in 60 cities.

Cyquator Technologies Limited – An IT infrastructure outsourcing company that provides end-to-end internet data centers and high-end managed hosting services.

Essel Propack – The world’s largest specialty packaging company manufacturing laminated tubes for personal care, pharmaceutical, food and industrial businesses.

Pan India Network Infravest Pvt Ltd – Playwin, India’s first and largest online gaming company, provides infrastructure, data communication, marketing support and service to facilitate a secure online lottery network.

Pan India Paryatan Limited – Pan India Paryatan Limited (PIPL), belonging to the ‘Essel’ group of companies, owns and operates two amusement parks viz. ‘EsselWorld’ and ‘Water Kingdom’ in Mumbai. EsselWorld is the largest amusement park in the country, located on 64 acres of land off Marve beach at Malad (outskirts of Mumbai). ‘Water Kingdom’, commissioned in 1998 adjacent to  Essel World, is one of the largest theme water parks in Asia.

E-City Bioscope Entertainment Pvt Ltd – A chain of multiplex cinema cum- family activity centers across non-metro towns in India.

Fun Multiplex Pvt Ltd – With a leading position in the Indian multiplex market, Fun Multiplex Pvt Ltd operates 81 cinema screens in 19 cities and twenty three locations – Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Guwahati, Gwalior, Delhi, Ghaziabad, Lucknow, Agra, Jaipur, Bangalore, Panipat, Ambala, Karnal, Hyderabad, Gulbarga, Panjim and Margao.

Essel Infraprojects Limited – EIL is engaged in the development of roads, power plants, sports complexes and Special Economic Zones.

E-City Real Estate Pvt. Ltd – The company behind the successful lifestyle brand Fun Republic plans to develop and operate 20 million sq ft of retail real estate by 2011.

Siti Energy Limited (SEL) – SEL is incorporated under the Companies Act 1956 to inter-alia, implement the Piped Natural Gas (PNG) and Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) project for various application in the Domestic, Commercial, Industrial & Automotive sectors in Indian cities.

E-City Property Management Systems – EPMS is the largest comprehensive mall management company in India and was incorporated in 2005. EPMS has a vision to deliver maximum value for its retail real estate assets through innovation, technology, operational efficiencies and lasting business relationships.

Zee Learn – The education arm, through its chain of pre-schools (Kidzee), schools (Zee Schools) and youth institutes (ZICA and ZIMA) promises to give light to the paths of children and youngsters who wish to realise their potential in order to set foot on the path of development. Zee Learn’s purpose is to improve human capital via quality education.

Veria – Veria is committed to promoting health and wellness in the United States through its High Definition TV network, website and all natural product line. Veria’s philosophy is that good health is a fundamental and necessary right shared by all regardless of age, gender, class and ethnicity.

Shirpur Gold Refinery – A world-class refinery located in Shirpur, Maharashtra. It has the technical capability to refine and fabricate Gold & Silver up to 999.9 fineness. To facilitate secured logistics, the refinery has its own airstrip with night landing facilities and an established all India dealer network for effective distribution.

Group Vision

The Essel Group strives to offer the best to the communities that it serves - shareholders, customers, employees and vendors. 'Faith in innovative and organised growth' is the dictum that drives all business decisions. A multicultural organization with a strong customer focus, Essel Group companies reach out every day to millions of consumers across the globe.

  • Commenced business in 1976
  • $2.4 Bn turnover in 2012-13
  • Presence across diverse sectors including media & entertainment, tourism, packaging, publishing and broadcasting and financial services
  • 8000+ employees across countries