DR.UDAY is a first generation Entrepreneur, he graduated in electronics engineering from Bangalore University, after completing his engineering he commenced his business by having a small advertising agency, he then started a marketing agency and was selling markers, he was also selling hosiery at that time. He also had a small stint in the granite industry and leather manufacturing industry. In 1993 as a young Entrepreneur who had marketing skills for around six years he forayed into real estate, he developed layouts for employees of various government institutions; he developed around 1100 acres of land in and around Bangalore city.
He is one of the pioneers of development of shopping centres in the state of Karnataka. The garuda group as it is now called has three shopping malls, two in Bangalore and one in Mysore. He is also one of the pioneers of successful public private partnerships [ppp] in the state.
Dr.UDAY GARUDACHAR is the son of reputed IPS officer of Karnataka Mr.B.N.GARUDACHAR who has served the state by holding various positions in the Karnataka police department; he retired as the director general of police of this state. DR.UDAY has two children, his wife Smt. Medini uday is an accomplished singer who is also one of the pioneers along with her husband who started the shoppertainment concept [entertainment while shopping], she also started the VOICE of BANGALORE singing competition which is running successfully for the last six years, all the winners of this competition are now play back singers in the tinsel world.
Dr.UDAY’s company has also forayed into affordable housing and the wellness industry. The group is currently constructing 160 houses for the economically weaker sections of the society in Seegahalli, K.R.Puram for the Karnataka slum board.
The garuda groups motto is karma pharmo dharma
The two shopping centres run by the group headed by Dr.UDAY are ISO certified.
Dr.UDAY’s dream is to see that his city, his state develops and prospers like any of the developed nations of the world.