Founder of the EROS GROUP OF COMPANIES, a diverse multi faceted over 12000 crores ($1.78 billion) family owned entity with a primary business focus on Hospitality, Real Estate, Entertainment Business, Mr. J.R. Sood has a simple yet strategic Corporate Philosophy, "slow and steady wins the race". The Chairman believes in gradual and consistent growth as the Foundation of every successful venture. It is on this platform that tracked activities take place.
Having started operations in 1940 in Lahore and then move to India, Mr. J. R.Sood has been instrumental in making the Eros Group as One of the most trusted names in its core business. Eros Group has grown in experience in developing diversified Product-Mixes comprising of world-class Commercial complexes, Five Star Hotels, Integrated Residential developments, Schools, Shopping Malls and Cinemas halls. The Group has dedicated and diverse wealth generating Business Models along with quality human resource of approximately 3600 employees.
Mr. J.R.Sood started the India operations with a humble beginning, the acquisition of Eros Cinema and ever since then the Company has witnessed increasing fortunes in all their projects. From the 1990's when it hit the limelight with the completion of Charmwood Village and Eros Garden, with up market Residential Condominium called Royale Retreat Towers- Palatial Homes, Townships like the - Lakewood City at Surajkund Road and Rosewood City at Gurgaon, the Hotels - Eros Hotel in Nehru Place and Shangri-La’s Eros Hotel at Ashoka Road, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Hotel Double Tree and Hilton Hotel in Mayur Vihar, Commercial Complexes - International Trade Tower and Amercian Plaza, Eros Corporate Tower and 7 level Multilevel Parking at Nehru Place, Eros Corporate Park at IMT Manesar, Gurgaon and Eros City Square at Rosewood city, Gurgaon, the Shopping Malls, EROS EF3 Mall at Delhi-Mathura Road, Faridabad, Eros Market Place at Indirapuram, Ghaziabad, Eros Metro Mall, Dwarka, New Delhi and upcoming four storied commercial complex Eros Business Centre at the Rosewood City, Gurgaon, and the recently launched Group Housing project Eros Sampoornam in Greater Noida (West), Eros Radisson Blu Hotel at Delhi-Mathura Road, Faridabad and RJS International School now known as Manav Rachna School. As of now, Mr. J.R.sood has continued to spear head the operations with a strong believe “analyzing and taking strategic decisions of the companies give not only immense pleasure guidance, direction but also the confidence to take decisions. The strategy has always grown and spread within the family itself".