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S. CHAND Group has built its equity over the years. This recognition has definitely not come overnight and is the result of years of devotion and dedication of visionaries. Prominent amongst them being Late Mr. Shyam Lal Gupta , the founder who had set up this dynamic enterprise from scratch way back in 1937. In 1964, he set up the Shyam Lal College in New Delhi, India.

He was the visionary behind setting up federations and associations for the Indian publishing industry. Shyam Lal Gupta’s years of dedication and efforts were recognised by the government of India when he was awarded the coveted ‘Padma Shree’ in 1969 – the civilian award for excellence and distinguished service to the country and was a member of Indian Parliament.

Founder Late Mr. Shyam Lal Gupta
 
S. CHAND Group has built its equity over the years. This recognition has definitely not come overnight and is the result of years of devotion and dedication of visionaries. Prominent amongst them being Late Mr. Shyam Lal Gupta, the founder who had set up this dynamic enterprise from scratch way back in 1937. In 1964, he set up the Shyam Lal College in New Delhi , India.

He was the visionary behind setting up federations and associations for the Indian publishing industry. Shyam Lal Gupta’s years of dedication and efforts were recognised     by the government of India when he was awarded the coveted Padma shree in 1969 – the civilian award for excellence and distinguished service to the country and was a member of Indian Parliament.
Late Mr. Rajendra Kumar Gupta (1938 1999)
 
To take the legacy forward, Late Mr. Rajendra Kumar Gupta, with his marketing and project management background capably handled a wide range of projects and tasks. He was a good team player and an able leader.

He was the vice-chairman of Capexil Books Panel and former member of the National Book Development Council, Government of India, New Delhi. He also held similar posts in many other apex organizations. He left a void in the organization when a car accident tragically claimed his life in 1999. Even today he is widely remembered by the publishing industry worldwide and is missed internationally for his commendable role in spearheading and promoting Indian publishing worldwide.
 
Mr. Ravindra Kumar Gupta
 
Mr. Ravindra Kumar Gupta, continued the legacy of his father and enabled the group to scale new heights in the field of Publishing & Education.

As a creative powerhouse, he had been involved in a host of activities as a producer, publisher and creator. He brought substantial hands-on experience of printing integrated with his passion for excellence to move S. CHAND to a new level of excellence.