Subrata Roy Sahara
[born 1948] popularly known as 'Saharasri'
, is one of the most successful and talked about figures of corporate India. When he laid the foundation of Sahara India Pariwar in 1978 with a capital of
2,000 (about US$32) and 3 workers, who would have imagined his company’s meteoric rise to an asset base (both movable and immovable assets) worth
1,73,000 crore (about US$26 billion) within a span of just thirty–eight years!
Think with Me: Fundamentals for making our country ideal
, is his second book in the ‘Thoughts from Tihar’ trilogy. The first book ‘Life Mantras’ was a National Bestseller after its launch in February 2016. The book secured the No. 1 position twice in the non-fiction genre and also remained in the top 5 best-selling books across India for 7 continuous weeks.
A teacher, guide and a proud guardian to his over 1.2 million fellow workers, he ascribes his success to his philosophy of ‘Collective Materialism’ which means continuous collective growth for collective sharing and caring.