Apar Industries, founded by the late Shri. Dharmsinh D. Desai in 1958, commenced business with the manufacture of power transmission conductors and diversified into the manufacture of speciality oils in 1969.
Gujarat Apar Polymers Ltd was incorporated in 1989 and renamed as Apar Industries Ltd in April 1997 consequent to the transfer of the industrial businesses of the erstwhile Apar Ltd.
Acquired majority stake in Uniflex Cables Ltd (UCL) in 2008 to enter cable manufacture. UCL amalgamated with the company with effect from 1st April, 2010 (transfer date).
The Company is led by Dr. Narendra Desai (Chairman), Mr. Kushal N. Desai (Managing Director) and Mr. Chaitanya.N. Desai (Managing Director).