Kochi, March 11, 2013: A team of 19 first and second year MBA students along with faculty
leads Mr. Jayasankar M Swaminathan and Ms Patricia Collins from University of North Carolina’s
Kenan Flager Business School visited The Muthoot Group Corporate office, Kochi as part of
their Global Immersion Elective.
In a span of over two weeks the students will be visiting major companies across India &
UAE. Their visit to India is spread over three Cites namely, New Delhi, Mumbai & Cochin.
During their trip to India they have visited various conglomerates like Reliance Industries, Tata
Consultancy Services, The Muthoot Group, Interglobe, GMR & CGH earth Hotels. The team
was received by Mr. George Alexander Muthoot, Managing Director Muthoot Finance Ltd,
along with Mr. George M George, Executive Director Muthoot Group, Mr. George M Jacob,
Director Muthoot Group, Mr. George M Alexander, Vice President, Muthoot Group and Mr. K
P Padmakumar, Executive Director, Muthoot Finance Ltd.
Mr. George Alexander Muthoot MD, Muthoot Finance said “It’s been a pleasure to meet
students. This study visit will enable the students to get a glimpse of the rich civilization, culture,
business practices prevailing in the country.”
A Study Tour participant, said, "The study tour was an excellent trip which immersed the group
in the local culture, traditions and business practices of the Muthoot Group in particular. The
guest speakers provided invaluable insights into business theory and application, accentuated by
visiting its corporate office.”