Dr. Pillai diversified his business operations to Saudi Arabia in 1978. Under his leadership, the company grew from strength to strength and subse quently became the most preferred and integral partner in the areas of Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals, Mining, Refinery, Steel Plants, Power Plants, Building complexes, High-rise buildings etc.
Dr. Ravi Pillai is the Chairman and Managing Director of RP Group of Companies, the multi-billion global business conglomerate.
Hailing from an aristocratic and highly reputed family from Kerala India, Dr. Ravi Pillai has completed his Masters degree in Business Administration from India and later received a Doctorate (Ph.D.) from Excelsior University in the United States.
RP Group has played a major role in the economic development of the Middle East and India for four decades. The company stands as a prominent example of India-Middle East relationship with 20 affiliated companies and businesses in 9 diverse sectors of Industrial Construction & Infrastructure, Real Estate Development, Hospitality, Tourism, Trading, Retail, Education, Health Care & IT.