Management Profile - The Muthoot Group

The Muthoot Group

The Muthoot Group, with a reputation that has been shaped over decades with high quality practices, total customer satisfaction and steady growth, spanning 130 years in the field of business, is a legacy built on God-given values of trust, truth, transparency and tradition and has become one of the top business houses today by the grace of God.

Muthoot takes its name from its Family, which is a branch of a traditional Orthodox Christian family, based in Kozhencherry, a small town in the erstwhile primary state of Travancore. (Kerala). In the year 1887, Muthoot Ninan Mathai (Patron Founder of the group), started in a humble way as a retail and whole-sale trader of grains at Kozhencherry. The family partition took place in the year 1979 which led to the Genesis of Muthoot George Group (MGG). Over the years business grew gradually into gold loans and chits during 1950’s and expanded into Financial Services, Information Technology, Media, Healthcare, Education, Power Generation, Infrastructure, Plantations, Precious metal, Tourism, and Hospitality..

The Muthoot Group is a flourishing business empire that has pervaded into each and every big & small town of the country, is home to 18 diversified divisions and 4500 plus branches with a global presence. Over 2,53,000 customers visit The Muthoot Group branches every day. The Group has served over 48 crore customers (including repeat customers) till date. The story of The Muthoot Group is built on the foundations of passion, commitment, honesty, traditions and values. Our principle of continuous growth and expansion forms the essence of all our activities.

The Group recently celebrated 130 years of unblemished business excellence lending services to millions of underserved Indians leading to Financial Inclusion even in the most remote and rural areas of the country. Since its inception, The Muthoot Group has been transforming lives of millions of Indians across the country, giving wings to their dreams and creating successful realities. The Muthoot Group has not only grown exponentially but has also facilitated growth for a sizeable population of the country that falls in the underprivileged category.