Mahindra & Mahindra – Origin of Corporate Name

@anandmahindra: Mahindra & Mahindra was founded on Oct 2nd,1945. By establishing it on the birthday of India’s founder, our founders gifted us perpetual energy
@anandmahindra: It was founded as Mahindra & Mohammed, a proud symbol of secularism. Co-founder Ghulam Mohammed left to join the Pakistan Government
@anandmahindra: When Mohammed left for Pakistan, the stationery of the new firm had already been printed with ‘M&M’
@anandmahindra: In order to conserve the new company’s cash, the Mahindra brothers simply renamed the co Mahindra & Mahindra!

Source: @anandmahindra