The seeds of Windlass group was planted by a young motivated Late Mr. Ved Prakash Windlass in the year 1941 when he started a small undertaking to supply ‘khukris’ to the British Gurkha regiment in the pre independent era of the Indian history. And the firm was officially registered under the name ‘Windlass Steelcrafts’ that is the flagship company of the Windlass Group.
Next Generation comes into business
Mr. Windlass’ sons were groomed to manage and expand the business. Sudhir, Vinay, Ashok and Pradeep introduced the company to the world. Many awards and certifications were granted to Windlass Steelcrafts during these decades for excellence, timely delivery and quality.
Ved Lifesavers (P) Limited (VLS), promoted by Late Shri Vinay Windlass and his son, Mr. Rahul Windlass, was established in 2012.
“Quality is never an accident, It is always the result of a superior effort, There must be the will to produce a superior thing”
Windlass Group is a diversified business group based in Dehradun, Uttarakhand – India. The flagship firm of the group Windlass Steelcrafts was founded in the year 1943 by Late Mr. Ved Prakash Windlass. Since then the group has expanded to almost every part of the world. The group finds its interest in Swords-armor and other handicrafts manufacturing, Clothing and apparel, Pharmaceuticals, Real Estate, Hospitality, Oilfield Equipment manufacturing, Retailing of Licensed hollywood props among other things.
Windlas Biotech operates two WHO-GMP approved plants in Dehradun, which cater to the contract manufacturing requirements of many domestic formulators including Mankind, Emcure Pharma, Zuventus, Biocon, Ranbaxy and other companies in this sector. We continue to partner with several domestic pharmaceutical companies, and facilitate product filings in the developing market (RoW) with the aim of catering to the local players.