Featherlite is one of India’s first and finest leading Furniture manufacturing companies. The Featherlite Group was founded in 1965 and is now in its 50th year of operation. The Group first ventured into garden furniture during its inception and later pioneered the manufacture of aluminium folding furniture in India. The current turnover is more than Rs 300cr. per annum, and is among the esteemed few organizations in India to be awarded with a lottery of international certifications such as ISO 9001: 2008 – Quality Management Systems ISO 14001: 2004 – Environment Management Systems, ISO 18001: 2007 – Occupational Health and Safety Standards and BIFMA – Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association.
Featherlite’s success led the group to open up to newer horizons. In 2004, the group diversified into real estate with the vision to give India more innovative office spaces and better homes to live in. With its 50 year legacy of helping its clients “Work Better”, now Featherlite Developers helps you “Live Better”. With this customer-centric attitude, Featherlite’s foray into Real Estate has been hugely successful with over 5 Lakh Sq. ft. of commercial and 6 Lakh Sq. Ft of Residential space already under its wing. Its flagship residential project in Chennai, Featherlite Vaikuntam on GST Road, was awarded the prestigious CNBC Award for the Best Affordable Segment project in 2013. Featherlite plans to develop over 1 million SF of residential and 0.5 million SF of commercial space in the years 2016-17.
Started by the directors and founding family of Featherlite Group, Mr. Jawahar Gopal (Managing Director), Mr. Manohar Gopal and Mr. Dhiren Gopal, Featherlite Developers develops strategic land parcels that the Group has acquired over time. The Development arm is professionally managed by an ex-Birla veteran, Mr. Raju Gupta, its CEO, who is expanding his team of young engineering graduates and dynamic marketing experts. Featherlite Developers is looking ahead to build a reputation of quality, reliability and customer service in the Real Estate segment that the Featherlite brand does in the office furniture segment today.