Dato Dr. C. Baskaran

(GOPIO International Renown Entrepreneur Excellence Award 2010 – RECYCLING )

The GMS Group’ Founder and president, Dato Dr C. Baskaran assumes that lead role in the company armed with more than 35 years of experience in metal trading and recycling.

He has steered the company into an expansion drive to make it one of the prominent and successful business enterprises in the Malaysian corporate scene simultaneously ensuring that environmental issues related to his industry are not compromised Thus reads his company’s motto: Conserving the Nature; Recycling for the future!

Baskaran is a prominent personality in the Malaysian corporate circle having been instumental in forming the Malaysian Indian Metal Traders and Recyclers Association (MIMTA). He was the founder and first President of MIMTA.

Dato Dr C. Baskaran relentless pursuit for success and perfection has resulted in the phenomenal growth of his business empire. The benchmark for his success can be attributed to his stringent principles on quality, delivery and integrity. The training and experiences that he gained during his tenure as an employee for a large metal recycling group remains as an asset for the GMS Group. His global access to suppliers and customers is definitely a contributing factor for GMS’ success. Various business tie-ups and strategic alliances with foreign counterparts had resulted in a win-win situation for GMS.

Now the GMS group is focusing to play a bigger role in the international arena and in line with their aim they are pursuing foreign collaborations and business alliances.