The History VGP is nothing but the history of VG Panneer Das, a pioneer in several creative ventures. A poor Christian from a remote village called Azhagappa Puram near Valliyur in Tirunelvelli District, Tamil Nadu and worked as an Assistant in a Ration Shop in Saidapet, Chennai.
He worked hard, with head and heart, and soon established his own tea shop in 1954 besides Newspaper vending along with his younger brother VG Santhosam. VGP New Gold Avenue one of the plot development of the builder developed with plots of various dimensions, developed in a DTCP Approved layout in Guduvanchery, GST, Chennai. VGP Gold Win another plot development of the builder developed with DTCP Approved plots in Kanchipuram, Chennai.
In 1955, he opened a shop selling items such as alarm clocks, watches and wall clocks. He was the pioneer in South India to introduce Hire Purchase for everyday goods.
He built the VGP company from virtually nothing to its present status as a group of companies including retail, real estate and property development, resorts and amusement parks.
He pioneered the idea of "Buy now... pay later" A concept unheard in those days. The organization which he founded has been a remarkable success during the last five and half decades.
He was an exemplary citizen of India, with the interest of the employees and compassion for the poor. The rest is history.
Number of Completed Projects: 2
Number of Ongoing Projects: 0
Number of Upcoming Projects: 0
Year of Incorporation: 27 October 1972