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Q: Asian entrepreneurs in Africa in the late 19th century and early 20th century ( Answered 4 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: Asian entrepreneurs in Africa in the late 19th century and early 20th century
Category: Reference, Education and News > General Reference
Asked by: sheilakm-ga
List Price: $10.00
Posted: 21 Jun 2002 06:54 PDT
Expires: 28 Jun 2002 06:54 PDT
Question ID: 31143
I would like to find sources, either books or websites, where I can
learn more about the following three Asian entrepeneurs

1. Allidina Vishram, aka Alidina Visram, aka Allidina Visram Lalji
2. Vithaldas Haridas Madhvani
3. Muljibhai Prabhudas Madhvani
Subject: Re: Asian entrepreneurs in Africa in the late 19th century and early 20th century
Answered By: netcrazy-ga on 21 Jun 2002 08:42 PDT
Rated:4 out of 5 stars
Hi sheilakm-ga,

Thanks for using Google. I've tried to collect the information as much
possible over the net related to these three great entrepreneurs.

About Allidina Visram Lalji:

In a message board, his great great grand daughter is looking for info
about him

Some info about him

There is a High School named after him in Kenya

Something interesting about his school and him

It seems that there is a harbor named after him

There is a book written by Mangat, J,S, in 1968 on him

This site also has a mention about a title written. The site has
contact details from where the paper can be asked for a price

About Vithaldas Haridas Madhvani:

Family tree

Info on Muljibhai becoming the director of Vithaldas Haridas & Co.

About Muljibhai Prabhudas Madhvani:

His family tree. I guess it is the correct one.

About “The Enduring Spirit of the Madhvani Family”

Tribute to him


His son Manubhai was declared the Seventh most respected CEO in the

It seems that they have breweries also in Uganda

There is a mention of Madhvanis in this pdf doc

Check this page about the Madhvani group in Uganda

Keynote Address Delivered By Mr. Nitin J. Madhvani. He is the grandson
of Muljibhai Madhvani

Search terms

Allidina Visram Lalji:

Vithaldas Haridas Madhvani:

Muljibhai Prabhudas Madhvani:

"Muljibhai Madhvani":

I hope this helps. If you have any clarification, feel free to ask and
if you are satisfied with my answer, then do rate it.

sheilakm-ga rated this answer:4 out of 5 stars
Dear netcrazy-ga,
Thanks for providing the information for me. Some of the sites you
provided I had already found for myself, but several were new!
Good job.

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