Micromax is an Indian consumer electronics company located in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. It is in the business of manufacturing of Mobile Telephones, Tablet Computers, 3G Datacards and LED Televisions. It has 23 offices in India and an international office in Hong Kong.
The company has about 656 employees. Micromax started as an IT software company in the year 2000 working on embedded platforms. In 2008, it entered mobile handset business and by 2010 it became one of the largest Indian domestic mobile handsets company operating in low cost feature phone segments.
This transformation was steered by four friends who divided responsibilities on functional lines, which haven’t changed since: Rajesh Agarwal, Rahul Sharma, Vikas Jain,and Sumeet Arora. The company has a 15% market share in the smartphone segment in India. As per IDC Asia/ Pacific Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker 2013 Q2 for August 2013.