Walchand PeopleFirst Ltd (formerly, Walchand Capital Limited) ventured into the services sector focusing on Talent Development and Consulting.
Pallavi Jha, Chairperson, and Managing Director steered the company’s business direction into the realm of performance enhancement and business skills development in partnership with Dale Carnegie & Associates, the world leader in performance-based training and skills development.
Headquartered in New York, USA, Dale Carnegie & Associates has a presence in over 80 countries. It has trained more than 8 million people worldwide in more than 30 languages. Over 400 of the Fortune 500 companies and successful individuals from Olympic champions to Heads of States have been Dale Carnegie graduates.
With the establishment of Dale Carnegie Training India, Walchand PeopleFirst represented the first corporate face of the Training industry in India. Since its launch in 2003, it has succeeded in setting new global benchmarks and has created a quiet revolution in this sector. It has become the first choice partner amongst leading corporates and professionals including Tata Teleservices, Reliance Industries, Mahindra & Mahindra, Novartis, Philips, Wipro, ICICI, HSBC, Cognizant, Standard Chartered, Lupin, Oracle, Microsoft, Infosys, Bharti Airtel, Alfa Laval, General Motors, Forbes Marshall, EY, McKinsey, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Maruti, HPCL, Red Bull, Genpact, Mindtree, Kurukshetra University, etc.
Deepening the connection with society, Walchand Plus was born out of the need to reach the depth and breadth of India’s people capacity and enable social and business transformation through it. Since it’s formalization in 2015, Walchand Plus has worked with nodal government bodies like National Skill Development Corporation, Maharashtra Police and Indian Railways and a number of foundations to realize the skill mission of India. Apart from that, it has also worked with esteemed educational institutions to improve the quality of education by the way of developing essential skills in faculty and students.
With a vision of building on the spirit of philanthropy that Mr. Bahubali Gulabchand lived by and to give force to his vision for uplifting Indian society, the Bahubali Gulabchand Foundation was founded in the year 2009. By the way of partnering with corporates to implement their CSR vision and providing financial assistance in the fields of education and health for those in need, Bahubali Gulabchand Foundation has been working tirelessly to achieve its objectives.