The rise of VGP on the Business horizon is a true story. It is the story of VG Panneerdas, a village boy born to poor parents in a remote place. The boy, when 12, unable to bear the burden of his parents, gathered his wits and set out for Chennai, fired by imagination and dreams in his heart. His is a profile in courage, of dedication, of sheer will, of smart, innovative thinking, of high ideals and goals he set for himself. He set up his first shop in 1955 to sell alarm clocks, wall clocks, radios and cycles. He pioneered the concept of “Buy Now, Pay Later” concept, which is such a rage now as “Hire Purchase”. He believed in people and they made him what he was – a legend.
The rest is history. Today the legend has left a rich niche being followed by a drive and dynamism by his brothers, Dr. VG Santhosam, Dr. VG Selvaraj, sons and the entire VGP family.
It practices - Three (3) important Business Principles.
Yet another important Business Slogan of VGP is – ”Everything for Every One”