Yashwant Jhabakh

Chairman – Mahavir Group

With a graduation from the Loyola college of Arts in Chennai, Yashwant Jhabakh began his professional life a little differently. His passion for cars and enthusiasm got him many opportunities and admirers as a national car rallying professional.


A self made man in the true sense of the word, Yashwant Jhabakh a person with big dreams and bigger visions sketched his line of business by starting a travel agency in the year 1988. The company’s fleet grew to a whooping 100 cars in a short span of time. His presence of mind and ability to clench opportunities with fortitude and passion made him nurture his career path by opening an Authorized Service Center for Telco in 1994. When Mercedes-Benz selected Telco to assist them in selling and servicing passenger cars in India, he took this as an opportunity to follow his dreams and foray into luxury automotive retailing. In 1998, he set up the only Mercedes-Benz dealership in the state of Andhra Pradesh.


With clear strategies, vision, values and over 25 years of experience in the field of automobiles, he has expanded his business into different sectors and regions. He heads a group of companies which includes dealerships for Mercedes-Benz, Skoda, Isuzu, JCB, AMW, Hyundai, Indian Motorcycles, Benelli and Suzuki, a multi brand pre-owned cars outlet and a finance franchise spread across the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Orissa and the city of Nasik. The group also owns Mahavir Sound Room that specialises in Luxury Home Cinema and Automation.


Yashwant has been awarded numerous awards from various OEMS for excellence in Sales, Service, Customer Satisfaction, Marketing and Best Practices. He has also been judged Best Dealer partner on numerous occasions by OEM’s and has represented them in Global Dealer Conferences.