Asian Paints

Asian Paints Founded:1942

Since its foundation in 1942, Asian Paints has come a long way to become India’s largest and Asia’s third largest paint company, with a turnover of Rs. 96.32 billion. Asian Paints operates in 17 countries and has 24 paint manufacturing facilities in the world servicing consumers in over 65 countries.
The company has come a long way since its small beginnings in 1942. It was set up as a partnership firm by four friends who were willing to take on the world's biggest, most famous paint companies operating in India at that time. Over the course of 25 years, Asian Paints became a corporate force and India's leading paints company. Driven by its strong consumer-focus and innovative spirit, the company has been the market leader in paints since 1968. Today, it is double the size of any other paint company in India. Asian Paints manufactures a wide range of paints for decorative and industrial use.
Asian Paints has always been a leader in the paint industry, pushing new concepts in India like Colour Worlds, Home Solutions, Colour Next, and Kids’ World.

DescriptionAsian Paints has always been a leader in the paint industry.



Recruitment Process

Asian Paints has been hiring from top campuses in the country since the 70s. Providing challenging assignements and developing people to surge beyond their limits, Asian Paints have become one of the few companies to build its leaders from within.

Asian Paints trainee induction program has evolved over the decades to become a robust year on year phenomenon. Even as a trainee, you will be given early responsibility and exciting multi-faceted roles.

Asian Paints is the ideal foundation to build the leader within you! 


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Key People

Mr. Ashwin Choksi
Non-Executive Chairman

Mr. Ashwin Dani
Non-Executive Vice Chairman

Mr. Abhay Vakil

Mr. K B S Anand
Managing Director & CEO

Mr. Mahendra Choksi

Mr. Amar Vakil

Mrs. Ina Dani

Ms. Tarjani Vakil
Chairperson of Audit Committee

Mr. Dipankar Basu


Mr. Mahendra Shah

Mr. Deepak Satwalekar

Mr. Rajendra Shah

Dr. S Sivaram

Mr. S Ramadorai

Mr. M.K. Sharma
Additional Director



Products / ServicesInterior Paints, Exterior Paints, Metal Finishes, Wood Finishes, Water Proofing, Royale Play, Royale Play Wall Fashion, Kids' World

Contact Details

Location Mumbai
Phone Number022 - 3981 8000
Company Office Address

Head Office Asian Paints Limited,

Asian Paints House 6A,

Shantinagar, Santacruz (E),

Mumbai - 400 055, India.

Fax: 022 - 3981 8888

Company Achievements

Asian Paints was included in Forbes Magazine's - Asia's Fab 50 List of companies in 2011 and 2012.
Asian Paints was ranked 13th amongst the top paint companies in the world by Coatings World - Top Companies Report 2012 (July 2012 Issue).
In March 2012, Asian Paints was presented the Asian Centre for Corporate Governance & Sustainability Award for the Best Governed Company in 2011.
Mr. P M Murty, the then MD & CEO, Asian Paints received the 'CEO of the Year' award from Business Standard, one of India's leading business dailies (March 2011).
Asian Paints receives the Best Audit Committee Award from the Asian Centre for Corporate Governance & Sustainability (Feb 2011).
Awarded the "Sword of Honour" by the British Safety Council for all the paint plants in India. This award is considered as the pinnacle of achievement in safety across the world.
Forbes Global Magazine, USA ranked Asian Paints amongst the 200 'Best Small Companies of the world' in 2002 and 2003 and amongst the top 200 'Under a Billion Firms' of Asia in 2005.
The Asset - one of Asia's leading financial magazines ranked Asian Paints amongst the leading Indian companies in Corporate Governance in 2002 and 2005.
Asian Paints received the Ernst & Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year – Manufacturing’ award in 2003.