The Gokulam Group was founded 42 years back in 1969 by Mr. A.M.Gopalan, popularly known as Gokulam Gopalan and has grown today to one of the most leading Business Conglomerates in South India, with a net worth of more than INR. 70,000,000,000 or US $ 1.5 Billion. The flagship company is Sree Gokulam Chits & Finance Company which is spread all over India with 235 of its branches.
Today there is a host of varied activities that the group is successfully involved in and some of the major ventures can be mentioned as M/S Gokulam Biotech, Sree Gokulam Hotels (India) Pvt. Ltd, Gokulam Group of Schools, Sree Gokulam Medical College, Sree Gokulam Foods, Sree Gokulam Public Schools, Sree Gokulam Security Services … etc.
It was seven years back that the Group has entered into the Hotel Industry and within this short span the number has grown into 9 such properties in South India, spread over its major cities. The existing ones in India are Gokulam Park, Cochin, Sree Gokulam Convention Center, Cochin, Gokulam Park, Chennai, Nalanda Resort Neeleswaram, Kazarkhode, Sree Gokulam Vanamala, Guruvayoor, Sree Gokulam Sabari, Guruvayoor, Gokulam Residency, Amballore, Gayatri International, Calicut and Malabar Fort, Talassery.
Gokulam Park, Doha, a 4 Star Hotel property, is the group's first overseas hotel venture and within just another year the group will be opening a 5 Star Hotel and a Resort, both in Doha, Qatar itself. The work of those two ventures are fast progressing.