Best SME For CSR (Medium)
Person: Gaurav Rungta
Turnover (2009-10): Rs 129.2 crore
PAT (2009-10): Rs 4.1 crore
Business: Transmission towers
As business has grown, so has the 40-year-old company's contribution to its CSR, or corporate social responsibility, activities. "In the last 10 years, the focus has got stronger due to the higher business growth," says Gaurav Rungta, Joint Managing Director.
Last year, it spent Rs 4.42 lakh or one per cent of its annual profits on CSR. Man Structurals does its work in education. It also contributes to non-governmental organisations such as Akshaya Patra, Friends of Tribal Society, SOS Children's Villages International and Surman Sansthan.
"Our school is one of the few institutes working towards propagation of Sanskrit. The alumni of our college are spread all over the world, spreading the language," says Rungta. The CSR also improves the company's perception among its employees. "Attrition levels are negligible," he says.