Abhaye Valabhji Pty Ltd is the main and the foremost company of AV Group structure and was founded in 1962.
The present Chairman Mr. Abhaye Valabhji started operation as a General Merchandiser specializing in Groceries and Hardware items and operated as a Retailer.
In 1964 Company started importing goods and started wholesale along with its retail outlet.
With the mission to achieve higher Goals Mr. Abhaye Valabhji embarked on a journey to Japan with the perception to obtain agents for well known product range known globally and at the outset Abhaye Valabhji Pty Ltd was made distributors for the following brands in Seychelles.
Daihatsu – Year 1966
Yamaha – Year 1967
Subaru – Year 1968
During the period from 1966 to 1968 the company moved away from Retail to specialized products like Motor Vehicles and Outboards and the foreseeing the future a Larger Showroom was build at Revolution Avenue and was opened in 1973 and thereon company moved into furniture and home appliances business.
With the increased volume of sales and product range the company felt that it should have different showrooms for exclusive products and build a separate showroom at Providence Industrial Estate for Motor Vehicles, Outboards and Spare Parts Sales in 1997.
Today the Structure and success of AV Group was due the persistent and continuous development made by its Management, Directors, and Staff to stand tall to be among the best companies in Seychelles.