Jayanth Jain: Redefining the industry with vision and innovations
A Trusted CEO, Jayanth Jain of GM Modular has been redefining the industry of Home Electrical Products with innovations that inspire lifestyle.
What makes a strong leader? What are your key leadership strengths that make the strongest attributes of success?
A true leader is a visionary and a thoughtful entrepreneur who believes in solving the current needs of the customer through creative ideas. Over the last 2 decades, we have contributed significantly towards the home electrical and automation space by pushing the envelope of innovation and launching best-in-class products.
Innovation, Integrity, Passion, Customer Focus, Teamwork and Safety are the 6 core values around which we have formed the foundation of GM. These 6 core values are the guiding principles of everything that is done at GM and has helped GM achieve great success through the years.
How do you integrate corporate philanthropy or corporate social responsibility as a part of your business strategies?
It is our mission to develop quality products in the most sustainable manner. Backed by this mission, we not only use eco-friendly raw materials to reduce the impact on our environment but also empower local communities by promoting local initiatives.
Additionally, GM Modular proudly associates with ‘Save The Children India’ and Araaish for a noble cause – to support and empower the less privileged children and women.
Save The Children India is a not-for-profit organisation established in 1988 with a vision of transforming the lives and future of vulnerable children.
Araaish has till date helped enrich the lives of over 200,000 beneficiaries in the areas of education, health, anti-human trafficking, and vocal training. It’s built on the foundation of ‘Glamour and Giving Go Together’.
An accomplishment that you consider to be the most significant in your career? What challenges did you face to reach success?
GM was founded in 2002 and just within 2 decades since its inception the brand has not only become the leader in switches and home electrical accessories in India but has also become the most trusted brand amongst consumers and industry experts like architects, interior designers, lighting consultants, builders and electricians.
Through constant innovation, we have delivered revolutionary products that are not only great in design but also accessible to all.
As a market leader we not only push the boundaries of innovation, but also need to educate our customers to adopt these new technologies. Thereby delivering products and experiences that simplify lives.