About Us

Overview

Almondz brings together industry expertise, human capabilities and domain experience to capture and accomplish the biggest opportunities in business alongside monitoring the risk and return. Across industries and geographical boundaries, our aim has remained consistent since 1994 - "Use our entrepreneurial drive to build and connect strong, sustainable businesses through ethical practices, innovation and synergetic partnerships". Almondz has wide array of business verticals – Transaction Advisory; Business Transformation Advisory; Infrastructure Advisory & Development; Risk Monitoring; Valuation Advisory; Wealth Management; Non-Banking Financial Activities; Insurance and Reinsurance; Broking (Equity & Commodity); Healthcare; Food Processing/Green Energy.

We specialize in identifying scalable business models. We identify businesses, create an execution-ready plan, invest our resources, monitor and implement the strategy and finally exit the business at a formidable value at an appropriate time. Religiously following the principle, we have created successful businesses in both Service and Manufacturing Sectors.

Our Successful Ventures

INSURANCE & REINSURANCE Willis Tower Watson Insurance Brokers Private Limited

Almondz promoted Almondz Insurance Brokers Private Limited, in the Indian insurance market in 2004. We have grown to being a leading Indian composite insurance broker with over 300 associates in nine offices country-wide serving clients with a broad range of products and services across diversified industries and segments. Willis Towers Watson is a NASDAQ Listed, leading global advisor, the third largest broking house in the World, having 45,000 employees serving more than 140 countries and markets, acquired 49% stake in Almondz Insurance Brokers in India. The joint venture, Willis Towers Watson India Insurance Brokers Private Ltd, has combined its global network and expertise with Almondz’s skilled team and wealth of experience in India. Almondz currently holds 26% stake in Willis Towers Watson India Insurance Brokers Private Ltd. Presently Willis Towers Watson in the process of merger with AION Global. Together the entities would be the worlds largest Insurance and reinsurance player.

For details, please refer to (www.willistowerwatson.com).

FOOD PROCESSING Premier Alcobev Private Limited

In 2013, Almondz ventured into the food processing sector through its first manufacturing project, Premier Alcobev Private Limited . It established in 2015, a 45 Kilo Liters Per day Grain based ENA plant in the State of Himachal Pradesh. Adhering to the Environmental and Sustainability principles, a Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) plant was established for supplying ENA & Ethanol to Multi-national clients in Petroleum, Pharmaceuticals, Perfumery and Alcohol Industries. Over the last 5 years, the company has increased its capacity to 85 Kilo Liters per day and is currently the largest such manufacturing facility in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The major clients include Public Sector Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) for Bio Ethanol and International players Diageo, United Spirits, Seagram, and others for ENA. The company ended up recording a total revenue of INR 2400 Mn for the FY 19-20. This venture has now become a true demonstration of Almondz Group’s expertise in the manufacturing sector.

For details, please refer to (http://paplgroup.com).

INFRASTRUCTURE ADVISORY Almondz Global Infra Consultant Limited

Almondz took initiative in the year 2013 to promote Almondz Global Infra Consultant Limited (AGICL), an ISO 9001:2015 certified company providing Consultancy Services in multiple infrastructure sectors especially in Roads, Bridges, Highways & Tunnels, Smart Cities, Urban Infrastructure, Water & Waste Water, Tourism, Railways & Metro Rail, Ports & Inland Waterways & Airport. AGICL has been providing services from concept to commissioning like project concept Development, Project structuring, Transaction Advisory Planning, Designing, Engineering, Project Management Consultancy, Supervision as well as Independent Engineers, safety audits and Operation & Maintenance Services, which has helped AGICL to establish itself as one of the fastest growing Infra consultancy company in the country. AGICL has completed more than 50 projects in the sector of Road and Highways, Transportation, Urban Infrastructure, water and waste water management and currently handling more than 100 projects in multiple sector like Road and Highway, Smart city (conceptualisation, planning and implementation), Transaction Advisory, Urban Infrastructure, Tourism, etc. AGICL employs more than 350 qualified professionals in various fields, who are committed to deliver quality work with in budgeted time and cost. Almondz holds 100% shareholding in AGICL.

For details, please refer to (https://www.almondzglobalinfra.com/).

HEALTHCARE Skiffle Healthcare Services Limited

Almondz has in 2012 incorporated its 100% subsidiary in the healthcare sector under Skiffle Healthcare Services Limited with an objective to set up Super-Specialised Eye Care Centres in and around Delhi. Currently, the company is running four Super-Specialised Centres under the brand Itek Vision Centre and provides Cataract, Cornea, Retinal, Glaucoma, Neuro-ophthalmology and other eye related services. The company has plans expansion to row organically & inorganically in the sector.

For details, please refer to (Skiffle Healthcare Services Limited).

In today’s dynamic business landscape, Almondz provides problem solving and value creation for companies across industries and geographies. Our operational legacy helps decode challenges, while our commitment to value creation identifies new opportunities for you. As business consultants, we’re focused on developing quantitative models and actionable insights that empower businesses to flourish.

The Almondz Advantage

Almondz takes your business from where it is to where you want it to be; through customised management solutions and leadership. We understand that even the fastest growth trajectories need the flexibility to adapt to an ever changing market landscape. Our Team offer a progressive perspective that empowers businesses to harnesses technology, human capabilities and efficient utilization & raising of financial resources. Almondz team has experienced management professionals with a deep understanding of the current business landscape. For any business, a transformational journey needs a leader with foresight and an ability to make critical choices. As interim leaders we will tell you what the business requires and how to get there, not what you want to hear.

Our corporate governance model is rooted in ethical practices. With a robust structure of internal checks and balances, we subject our own internal functioning to tough scrutiny and are demanded by external auditors and government regulators. Our board practices a hand-on approach, with each member bringing years of experience and real world expertise across industries and specialties.

Our Growth Story

In 1992, Almondz was set up by a team that was young, aggressive and hungry for opportunities to make profitable deals. With the help of rapidly evolving business models and the flexibility to adapt to the demands of a changing marketplace, Almondz has been able to deftly navigate through the Indian Business landscape. Ever since it’s foundation over two decades ago, Almondz has been able to make its mark in the financial services sector.

Responding to changing business dynamics, the group has pivoted to a more diversified structure of business in the recent past. During the years, Almondz has evolved as a Consulting Company, known for its’ ability to deliver tangible results. We are to become a company with well-diversified business undertakings, focused on building strong businesses, creating value and nurturing leadership. Every arm of the group is being led by young, vibrant leaders with an attention to ethical and legal practices. As an enterprise Almondz strives to adapt and re-invent itself as the market evolves, with the ultimate goal to create value for our clients, shareholders and employees at every step.