The Clean Split of a Family Business – Godrej

The Godrej family has owned a very big company in India for over 100 years. Recently, they decided to split this big company into two smaller companies. This was a big change after so many years.

But the Godrej family found a way to do this split nicely, without any fights or problems between the family members.

Harsh Goenka, an important business person, praised how clean and peaceful the split was.

Let’s learn more about the Godrej company, why they split it, and how the family agreed on the split without any issues.

The Godrej company started in 1897. That was over 125 years ago! Back then, they made locks for doors and safes to keep money and valuable things safe.

Godrej had different parts or divisions doing different types of business. One part did consumer products like soap.