The Chintamani Group
Chintamani Group is in jewellery business for last 27 years. It started in 1987 with establishment of diamond cutting and polishing factory at Osmanabad, Maharashtra, India. Thereafter, the group strated trading activities with import of rough diamonds, and export of cut and polished diamonds to USA, Hong Kong, Singapore etc.
In 1997 the group diversified into retail with establishment of Chintamani Jewellers Thane Pvt. Ltd., a flagship jewellery showroom in Thane.
Now a days, people are buying gold (bullion) as an investment rater than jewellery. Therefore as a long-term growth strategy, the Group has ventured into bullion trade in domestic and international markets with establishment of Refinery (Chintamani Gold Refinery Pvt. Ltd.) to refine Dore bars (Raw Gold Ore) sourced form the gold mines across the world.
Mr. Balasaheb Kadam is the founder of Chintamani Group. He is a postgraduate in Engineering and MBA by qualification. On completion of education, he joined The Indian Navy as a Permanent Service Commissioned Officer. After serving 8 years there, in 1985 he took premature retirement to start jewellery business. He has experience in all the verticals of the jewellery industry. Though base of his business has always been in India, he has first-hand experience of managing Jewellery business in USA, Russia, UAE, Africa, South America and many other countries. He is promoter in many companies in India and abroad in field of Mining of Gold, Diamonds, Manufacturing, Wholesale and Retail of Jewellery.
Mrs. Sulbha Kadam, his wife also actively participates in business operations. She has a Masters degree in Arts and M. Phil in Hindi literature. Being trained in Jewellery Design, Diamond cutting, grading and assortment; she looks after Designing and Manufacturing activities. Her jewellery designs have won many awards at national and international levels.
Satyajit, his son (graduate in Economics and Bioengineering from University of California, USA), and Samadnya, his daughter (graduate in Business Administration form Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, USA) have also joined the family business after taking a formal education in Diamond Cutting, Grading, Assortment and Jewellery Manufacturing.
Along with family members the group also has team of qualified, dedicated and experienced professionals managing the operations.
Chintamani Jewellers India Pvt. Ltd., Thane - India
Chintamani Jewellers was founded in 1997. It has retail show room in Thane, Mumbai, India. Chintamani is known for Designer Jewellery. It is the preferred brand in Mumbai for Maharsahtrian style Jewellery designs. Be it a festival or a marriage ceremony, Chintamani is the first choice for many residents of Mumbai.
Chintamani Gems & Jewellery Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai - India
Chintamani Gems & Jewellery Pvt. Ltd. was established in 2011 with jewelry manufacturing facilities in Special Economic zone at Sachin, Surat, Gujarat, India to cater exclusively for exports to USA, UK, UAE, Singapore, Hong Kong, etc.
Chintamani Gold Refinery Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai - India
The Company was founded in 2012 to undertake Gold Refining activities, bullion sale to jewellers and branded gold coins to customers.