The Name is Buffett, Warren Buffett

Confessions of an owner-manager

Abhishek Dalmia on managing business, Buffett-style

Vishal Koul

Abhishek Dalmia first hit the headlines with his bid for what was then known as GESCO Corp. A takeover battle ensued and it took quite some firepower from established business heavyweights to get him to agree to a ceasefire. Of late, Dalmia is busy shepherding Revathi Equipment with the much larger intent of making it a holding vehicle, à la Berkshire Hathaway, for his future investments. Dalmia is one of the very few owner-managers in India who is attempting to walk down Warren Buffett’s path