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  • 14 Dec 2017

    Promoted by Ajit Isaac and Thomas Cook (India), the company was set up in 2007 which offers comprehensive solutions, including recruitment, temporary and technology staffing, and IT products and solutions, among others.

  • 13 Dec 2017


    Ramesh Ramanathan: "Sterling Holiday Resorts, a leading hospitality company, is planning to double its capacity in 4-5 years by opening resorts in new locations. This will help the company to triple its revenues."

  • 08 Dec 2017


    Ramesh Ramanathan: "Sterling Holiday Resorts, a leading hospitality company, is planning to double its capacity in 4-5 years by opening resorts in new locations. This will help the company to triple its revenues."

  • 07 Dec 2017


    Ramesh Ramanathan: "Sterling Holiday Resorts, a leading hospitality company, is planning to double its capacity in 4-5 years by opening resorts in new locations. This will help the company to triple its revenues."

  • 20 Nov 2017


    Fairfax India is an investment holding company whose objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation, while preserving capital, by investing in public and private equity securities and debt instruments in India.

  • 22 Nov 2017


    Madhavan Menon: "Our aim is to retire our long term debt and improve profitability; simultaneously increase our cash reserves, enabling us to effectively leverage opportune investments as and when they arise."

  • 20 Nov 2017


    Fairfax India is an investment holding company whose objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation, while preserving capital, by investing in public and private equity securities and debt instruments in India.

  • 25 Sep 2017


    Madhavan Menon: "Our acquisition of Tata Capital's Forex and travel companies serves to further strengthen the Thomas Cook India BSE 4.00 % Group's leadership position in the travel and foreign exchange sector in the country."

  • 13 Jul 2017


    Prem Watsa: "We have great admiration for GVK, led by Dr. GVK Reddy and G V Sanjay Reddy, and the outstanding work that they have done to develop Kempegowda International Airport into a first-class airport."

  • 11 Jul 2017


    Fairfax India is an investment holding company whose objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation, while preserving capital, by investing in public and private equity securities and debt instruments in India."

  • 29 Jun 2017


    Madhavan Menon: "This acquisition of a significant part of Kuoni's Global Destination Management network represents an important milestone for a rapidly growing Thomas Cook India Group, as we deliver on our stated strategy of rapid expansion in the Asia Pacific region."

  • 02 Jun 2017


    Prem Watsa: "We have great admiration for GVK, led by Dr. GVK Reddy and G V Sanjay Reddy, and the outstanding work that they have done to develop Kempegowda International Airport into a first-class airport."

  • 04 May 2017


    Prem Watsa: "The Fairfax Foundation has been set up primarily to focus on supporting the worthy cause of creating an increased and affordable dialysis access programme."

  • 28 Apr 2017


    Madhavan Menon: "This acquisition is a strong reiteration that the Thomas Cook India Group continues to invest and grow its travel businesses globally with a view to creating strong value for its customers."

  • 24 Mar 2017


    Prem Watsa: "This is a partnership between Fairfax and GVK. Going forward, we will work closely with all stakeholders to manage our stake in BIAL and will support G V Sanjay Reddy to continue to lead the management team as Managing Director (MD) of BIAL."

  • 14 Feb 2017


    Prem Watsa: "We have had an excellent experience with the ease of doing business in Gujarat and are extremely excited to announce our second investment in the state."

  • 16 Jan 2017


    Prem Watsa: "We have had an excellent experience with the ease of doing business in Gujarat and are extremely excited to announce our second investment in the state."

  • 13 Jan 2017


    Fairfax India intends to use the net proceeds of the Offerings to acquire additional Indian Investments and for general corporate purposes, including the repayment of indebtedness

  • 14 Dec 2016


    Fairfax India intends to use the net proceeds of the Offerings to acquire additional Indian Investments and for general corporate purposes, including the repayment of indebtedness

  • 03 Oct 2016


    Prem Watsa: "We look forward to our partnership with this distinguished South India group which, in addition to its technical and business expertise, is well known for its integrity and corporate social responsibility."

  • 16 Sep 2016


    Fairfax India is an investment holding company which invests in public and private equity securities and debt instruments in India.

  • 26 Aug 2016


    Prem Watsa: "Mahesh Babani, D.B. Rao and their experienced management team have done a commendable job in building Privi Organics into a global leader in their product segments and will continue to grow its operations independently under their leadership."

  • 12 Jul 2016


    Prem Watsa: "Mahesh Babani, D.B. Rao and their experienced management team have done a commendable job in building Privi Organics into a global leader in their product segments and will continue to grow its operations independently under their leadership."

  • 12 Jul 2016

    Promoted by Ajit Isaac and Thomas Cook India, the company was set up in 2007 which offers comprehensive solutions, including recruitment, temporary and technology staffing, and IT products and solutions, among others.

  • 02 Jul 2016

    Promoted by Ajit Isaac and Thomas Cook (India), the company was set up in 2007 which offers comprehensive solutions, including recruitment, temporary and technology staffing, and IT products and solutions, among others.

  • 29 Apr 2016


    Prem Watsa: "We look forward to our partnership with this distinguished South India group which, in addition to its technical and business expertise, is well known for its integrity and corporate social responsibility."

  • 16 Apr 2016


    Prem Watsa: "We look forward to our partnership with this distinguished South India group which, in addition to its technical and business expertise, is well known for its integrity and corporate social responsibility."

  • 08 Apr 2016


    Prem Watsa: "We look forward to our partnership with this distinguished South India group which, in addition to its technical and business expertise, is well known for its integrity and corporate social responsibility."

  • 28 Mar 2016


    Prem Watsa: "This is a partnership between Fairfax and GVK. Going forward, we will work closely with all stakeholders to manage our stake in BIAL and will support G V Sanjay Reddy to continue to lead the management team as Managing Director (MD) of BIAL."

  • 15 Mar 2016


    Ramesh Ramanathan: "Sterling Holiday Resorts said that with this acquistion, Sterling holidays now offers its customers more complete holiday experience choices."

  • 08 Feb 2016


    Prem Watsa: "We look forward to investing in Adi Finechem which, under the leadership of its managing director, Nahoosh Jariwala and his experienced management team, will continue to grow its operations over the long term."

  • 01 Dec 2015


    Prem Watsa: "IIFL, under the independent leadership of its executive chairman Nirmal Jain has an impressive management team with a strong, long-term history of profitable growth"

  • 04 Nov 2015


    Prem Watsa: "We look forward to investing in Adi which, under the leadership of its MD, Nahoosh Jariwala and his experienced management team, will continue to grow its operations over the long term.This investment fits within our strategy of investing in well-managed companies with a history of profitability and high integrity."

  • 26 Oct 2015


    Ramesh Ramanathan: "This acquisition fits in Sterling's overall strategy and it is a natural expansion and would help for future growth and will straighten Sterling in the western region."

  • 26 Oct 2015


    Ajit Isaac: "This transaction will strengthen our position as a leading Pan Asian player serving clients across South Asia, Middle East and South-East Asia."

  • 19 Aug 2015


    Prem Watsa: "Under the leadership of CEO Sanjay Kaul will continue to build on its position as the largest private-sector agriculture warehouse and grain collateral storage company in India"

  • 07 Aug 2015


    Madhavan Menon: "We see strong synergies and benefits accruing from their (Kuoni) well-established presence/global connection in key source markets like Europe."

  • 30 Jul 2015


    Madhavan Menon: "Luxe Asia is a great fit to our portfolio and we aim to draw on the strong synergies with our Outbound, Inbound and MICE businesses at Thomas Cook India.Our acquisition of Luxe Asia reiterates delivery of our strategic intent of establishing a global Destination Management presence."

  • 20 Jul 2015


    Prem Watsa: "We are looking forward to investing in National Collateral which, under the leadership of CEO Sanjay Kaul will continue to build on its position as the largest private-sector agriculture warehouse and grain collateral storage company in India"

  • 13 Jul 2015


    Madhavan Menon: "The Company's strategic investment in Sterling Holiday Resorts is delivering well for us, Sterling Resorts having turned profitable, declaring its first profit in 18 years- of Rs 5 Mn for the FY ended March 31, 2015."

  • 13 Jul 2015


    Prem Watsa: "IIFL, under the independent leadership of its executive chairman Nirmal Jain has an impressive management team with a strong, long-term history of profitable growth"

  • 01 Jun 2015


    Transfield Services operates across diverse industries, including property and facilities management, defence, transport (including road, rail and public transport), utilities (including water, power, and telecommunications), and mining and process, hydrocarbons.

  • 13 Feb 2015


    Ajit Isaac: "We are happy about providing a new and permanent home for the business we are acquiring from Aramark. The company has a strong presence in niche areas of facility management where we expect to see rapid growth in the future."

  • 30 Jan 2015


    Prem Watsa: "We are humbled to have received US$1 billion of commitments and to close the books on the Fairfax India offering. We aim to build value for Fairfax India shareholders over the long-term."

  • 19 Jan 2015


    Ajit Isaac: "We started out with HR services but over the years we have added many more business such as facility management, industrial asset management and IT services and hence we wanted our brand name to reflect that."

  • 26 Nov 2014


    Prem Watsa: "We are excited to launch, for the first time in our nearly 30- year history, a new company sponsored and promoted by Fairfax Financial - a company focused purely on the potential of India and Indian businesses."

  • 17 Sep 2014


    John Mehrmann, CEO, Brainhunter: "We are pleased to be part of IKYA which in turn is a Fairfax Investee Company. To be a subsidiary of India's largest IT staffing company will give us access to the largest technology talent pool in the world, an advantage that few companies in Canada have."

  • 05 Jun 2014


    Ajit Isaac, Chairman of the IKYA Group: "The company has a stellar track record in India, is a market leader and is well positioned to expand its market share. The acquisition will further strengthen IKYA's position as India's leading player in the business services space."

  • 07 Feb 2014


    Ramesh Ramanathan, MD of Sterling Holiday Resorts: "The merger aims at building a holiday behemoth which will take holidays to a larger population."

  • 05 May 2013


    Madhavan Menon: "We chose the IPP route to ensure our compliance with the recent SEBI guidelines. The fact that the issue has done extremely well despite the prevailing sluggish economic environment and weak secondary market, is testimony to our credibility and strong track record."

  • 29 Mar 2013


    Nations Trust Bank is one of the fastest growing banks in Sri Lanka today. Their portfolio of financial products and services caters to the varying requirements of individual, corporate and institutional clients.

  • 05 Feb 2013


    Mr. Madhavan Menon, MD, Thomas Cook (India): "Ikya's wide range of HR services and sterling reputation, offer us a wonderful opportunity to extend the bouquet of travel, financial and HR services we offer to corporates across India."

  • 21 May 2012


    Prem Watsa, Chairman & CEO of Fairfax: "We are pleased to announce this acquisition and to own such a well-known and strong Indian business."

  • 30 Jun 2011


    A wholly-owned subsidiary of Fairfax Financial Holdings, Fairbridge aims to make acquisitions & investments with a long-term value approach in the Indian region.

Fairbridge is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited