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The Leela Group of Companies is a very prominent business house of Gujarat, with diverse interests in ship recycling, and buying and selling of ships; travel and tours; real estate and construction; hospitality; diamond jewellery; and electronic and print media.


The Group is captained by Mr Komalkant F Sharma, the Chairman and Managing Director.


Leela Group started its journey way back in 1954, when the Late Mr. Fakirchand Sharma, father of Mr Komalkant Sharma, set up a logistics business. Mr. Komalkant joined logistics in the year 1978. The name Leela Group was coined after Komalkant Sharma’s mother Leelavati Sharma. Efcee Sarovar Portico Hotel (Division of Leela Trade Link) was named after his father. Hence, groups are named as a combination of parents name. Today, it has six group companies:

  • Leela Ship Recycling Pvt Ltd
  • Global Travel Solutions
  • Leela Buildcon and Infrastructure
  • Efcee Sarovar Portico ( Division of Leela Trade Link)
  • Leela Diamonds Pvt Ltd
  • Leela News Network
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  • Leela Ship Recycling
  • Global Travel Solutions
  • Leela Buildcon & Infrastructure
  • Efcee Sarovar Portico
  • Leela Diamonds Pvt Ltd
  • Leela News Network

Leela Ship Recycling is the flagship venture of the group. Its operations are based out of Alang (in Bhavnagar district of Gujarat), the world’s largest ship-breaking yard. The company was set up in the year year 2009 with his first project Leela Efcee which is the corporate head office of Leela Group of companies today with its corporate headquarters at Efcee Bhavnagar, and has, since then, blazed a trail in implementing various global standards for sustainable development. Leela Ship Recycling has virtually redefined the very concept of ship breaking globally by setting new standards for decommissioning ships in an eco-friendly and green way. In 2014, the company took over another ship recycling yard, Sarvag Shipping Services.

In 2017, Ganpatrai JaiGopal Ship Breakers Pvt. Ltd. at Plot no. 35 is another new addition to our group yards. It is moving to HKC SOC soon.

Global Travel Solutions, which commenced its operations in 2004, is an IATA-accredited company, and a member of Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI). It is approved by the Regional Passport Office, Government of India. A one-stop travel house, Global Travel Solutions is fully equipped to take care of any of your travel needs. Ticketing (air/railway), international tour packages, domestic tour packages, passport assistance, visa assistance – the company does it all with panache.

Leela Buildcon & Infrastructure went on stream in the year 2009. Since then, it has emerged as a reputed real estate company, with projects of exceptional quality. Leela Buildcon is committed to creating residences and commercial complexes that match global standards in terms of quality and design. The focus is on aesthetics and customer satisfaction. The company believes in creating, not just building. It has seven projects in its kitty – Leela Shanti Residency, Leela Shanti Heights, Leela Udaan, Leela Palak, Leela Nano, Leela Amrut Bungalows and Leela Efcee.

Efcee Sarovar Portico ( Division of Leela Trade Link) is the newest company of the Leela Group, having started its operations in 2016. As of now, it has a 4-star hotel in Bhavnagar, Efcee Sarovar Portico, in collaboration with Sarovar Hotels & Resorts.

Leela Diamonds is located in the heart of the diamond capital of India, Surat. It manufactures exquisite pieces of diamond jewellery. With an in-house jewellery manufacturing unit, Leela Diamonds also creates marvels in gold and platinum.

Leela News Network started its operations in the year 2004. The company has both print and electronic media operations, with a local TV channel broadcasting from Bhavnagar, and a newspaper published from several centres in Gujarat.

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