The RG group of companies known today to be the largest producers and exporters of Gingelly oil in Kerala has seen three generations of eminent visionaries steering its course towards success. The brand was founded by Sri M Gopalan in 1940 and taken over by his son Mr. Ramesh R G and later by his grandson Mr. Vishnu R G, the present CEO and Executive director of the Group.

   Mr. Vishnu R G, a young entrepreneur with an extraordinary foresight and unmatched talents in marketing upgraded his grandfather's business to a brand new level. Mr. Vishnu’s efforts fetched the ISO/GMP and AGMARK certifications for the company. Under his leadership, the company furthered ventured into arenas like Pride India Exports Pvt Ltd with wide span in GCC countries, RG Marines, RG Foods, RG Links, the overseas procure- ment service provider, RG ARCADE, the shopping complex. Although always adhering to the traditional values incurred from his grandfather, Mr. Vishnu doesn’t compromise on employing state-of-the-art technology in his business and is always up to date with the latest trends in the market. He ideated, initiated and executed the company’s rebranding in the year 2012 that totally reformed the company and brought in all the more fortune, yet serving the Customers in better ways.

  Today RG group has a strong foothold in 18 countries in the world. They have more than 200 distributors pan India and has 30 new product lines introduced. By 2020, the group envisions the marketing of RG Food products worldwide. Mr. Vishnu received a number of accolades for his business skills and the resulting growth of his company. This includes Kerala State Business Excellence Award 2012, Young Chamber of Commerce — Product of the year 2015, Brand Achiever Award 2015, Young Manager Award 2016, Young Entrepreneurs Award 2016 etc. While he continues to fill ouf more pages with stories of success, Vishnu believes he has much more to do, for RG group and for the society at large.



Vishnu RG



Maritial Status


Spouse Name

Nila Vishnu


Vaishnavi M V
Aadhyathmika M V


RG Ramesh


Ambika Ramesh


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Residential Address

Vashnaveeyam, Malaparambu P.O,
Paroppadi, Calicut 673009.
Ph: +91 495 2371872

Official Address

RG Group, Corporation Bldg.
Cherooty Road, 673001.
Ph: +91 495 4040010, 4040020


Gopal Refineries & Oil Mills, Malappuram
Leela Oil Industries, Mahe
Ambika Store, Big Bazar
Ambika Store, Cherooty Road
RG Arcade, Paropadi
RG Exports
Rg Links Limited, China
RG Marines
Pride India Exports pvt. Ltd.

The Path to Success of RG Group


Expanded in Kerala, Delhi and Mumbai with the help of units like Kudumbasree who did door-delivery of RG products.


The Company made its first export to UAE!


RG Group rebranded to an internationally accepted look. New bottle of RG Gingelly Oil was launched at Westway Hotel, Calicut.


Introduction of RG Marines


RG Group launched Pride India Exports Pvt. Ltd., a 100% export oriented Company.


RG Foods, a diver- sification of RG Group emerged. Traditional snacks, rice, vinegar, tamarind, payasam mix, coconut milk etc.

The Growth of RG Group

Under the new-gen leadership of Vishnu R G, RG Group has grown by leaps and bounds.

His efficiency, hardwork, willpower, attitude towards the employees, and clients have all paved way for the present stature of RG Group.


  • Introduction of a division specialized in Customer Relation Management Program.
  • Company Qualified for ISO 22000 and AGMARK Certification.
  • Achieved the DAC-Dubai Accreditation Center for food safety management.
  • Entered the FMCG Sales.
  • Strong presence in 18 countries.
  • More than 150 distributors pan Kerala.
  • 30 new product lines introduced.
  • RG Foods was relaunched in Dubai.
  • By 2020, RG Group envisions the marketing of RG Food Products worldwide.



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