The history of the Keya Group of Industries dates back to 1983 when its predecessor Khaleque & Co was born. The group’s humble debut occurred with the inception of Keya beauty soap. Now, the group is running 9 Industrial units on over acres of land. Keya Group of Industries has been marketing various Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), Keya Beauty Soap, Keya Laundry Soap, Keya Ball Soap, Keya Lifeguard Soap, Keya Active Tooth Paste, Keya Petroleum Jelly, Keya Lip Gel etc by the industrial unit named Keya cosmetics ltd.
Incorporated in the year 1996 as a Private Limited Company Keya Cosmetics Ltd has been converted as a Public Limited Company in the year 1999. Initial public offering of shares (IPO) was done in 2001 and the company was listed with Dhaka & Chittagong Stock Exchange in the year 2001. The company has been giving hand some dividends to the shareholders every year for which the shares of the company are in high demand in the market and value of shares are going up. Located at Jarun, Konabari, Gazipur covering an area of 28,800sft, the company began its production in 1997 with a state-of-art manufacturing facility and has a strong workforce of 744 people.
Keya Group’s ambitious business expansion is designed and driven by a visionary yet very humble person Mr. Abdul Khaleque Pathan is not only a far sighted entrepreneur, but also known for his patriotism, contribution towards development of industrial, health, education, sports, social welfare and various other sectors. His philanthropy, honesty, sincerity and dedication fetched the group to today’s lofty achievements.
This is certainly a very meaningful example of passionate initiative and a pioneering leadership role of a private sector investor in country’s economic and industrial development.