Subrata Roy Sahara (Hindi:सुब्रत रॉय सहारा) (born 10 June 1947) also known as Saharasri by his admirers, is the managing worker and chairman of Sahara India Pariwar.
Subrata Roy Sahara was married in 1974 and has two sons. He is named among the 25 Most Powerful People of India by India Today. His residence is in Lucknow, UP, India. Subrata Roy Sahara founded Sahara India Pariwar in 1978. The group was termed by the Time magazine as ‘the second largest employer in India after the Indian Railways’.
Philosophy of work and life
He has propounded the corporate philosophy of ‘Collective Materialism’, that advocates collective growth through collective sharing and caring. Roy promotes sports at international to regional level. The Sahara group is a sponsor of National Indian Cricket, Hockey Teams and has adopted 56 sportsmen belonging to the four Indian Olympic disciplines of Boxing, Wrestling, Archery and Shooting. The Group also organizes ‘Sahara India Sports Awards' to felicitate the achievement and efforts of Indian sportspersons in their respective fields and provide recognition to the... Read More