If a business unit is bleeding, cut your losses and move on: Emami’s Agarwal
Emami co-founder RS Agarwal on building the consumer goods company, its many acquisitions and chequered past
Kolkata: If you want a large family-run conglomerate not to disintegrate, you have to keep the door open for anyone who wishes to exit, say R.S. Agarwal and R.S. Goenka, chairman and co-chairman, respectively, of Emami Ltd, who built the company ground up, often exploiting conflicts within other family-run firms to expand their own empire.