The builder of a vast industrial empire JK Organization Sir Padampat Singhania was a visionary and a towering personality. He was an upholder of noble values and came across as a 'karamyogi' to everyone.
Sir Padampat had many firsts to his credit an honorary doctorate holder, he was decorated with the title of "The Knight of the British Empire". Sir Saheb was only 12 years of age when his future course of business activities began to take shape. Sir Padampat inherited his father’s business at 32 and through his dedication, hard work and extraordinary intellect, processed to set up a business empire that spread across India and abroad.
He was honoured with the title ‘The Knight of the British Empire’ by the colonial government. He became the President of the Federation of the Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) at the age of 31, the youngest President that FICCI ever had. He was nominated to the Constituent Assembly of India and thus had the honour of being a signatory to the Indian Constitution.
Updated on: [August 30, 2017]