|Subhash Chandra, (Chairman)|
|Products||Media, entertainment, packaging, infrastructure, education, precious metals and technology|
|Revenue||US$ 4 billion (2011)|
Number of employees
The companies under the group are:
- Dish TV
- Siti Cable
- Zee Turner Limited (50% with Turner)
- Intrex Trade Exchange Ltd
- Cyquator Technologies Limited
- Digital Media Convergence Limited
- CornerShop Entertainment
- E-City Ventures
- ETC Networks
- Pan India Network Limited – The online gaming company Playwin is a part of this group
- Essel Sports – Essesl Sports has started the Indian Cricket League (ICL) and is also the owner of Mumbai Football Club
- Suncity Projects
- Asian Sky Shop
- E-City Bioscope Entertainment Pvt Ltd – The formerly owned multiplex chain Fun Cinemas was a part of this group
- Essel Infraprojects Limited (EIL) – This group has started the amusement parks Essel World and Water Kingdom
- Shirpur Gold Refinery Limited (SGRL) – Precious metal (Gold and Silver) refinery, fabrication of gold bars, coins and jewellery.
- Himgiri Zee University (HZU), Dehradun
- Zee Learn Limited – A number of educational projects has been launched by this group. They include
DigiNext Education Pvt Ltd
- Ekal Vidyalaya
- Global Vipassana Foundation
- Transnational Alternate Learning for Emancipation and Empowerment through Multimedia (TALEEM) Research Foundation
- Essel Group enters i-banking, PE space
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- Hermann Simon mentioned this company in his correspondent Book as an example of a "Hidden Champion" (Simon, Hermann: Hidden Champions of the 21st Century : Success Strategies of unknown World Market Leaders. London: Springer, 2009.- ISBN 978-0-387-98147-5.)
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- Zee Institute of Creative Art
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