Galaxy Surfactants Limited was originally incorporated as a private limited company with the name Galaxy Surfactants Private Limited on May 20 1986. Subsequently the Company was converted into a public limited company and the name of the Company was changed from Galaxy Surfactants Private Limited to Galaxy Surfactants Limited on March 13 1995. Galaxy Surfactants is one of India's leading manufacturers of surfactants and other speciality ingredients for the personal care and home care industries. The Company's products find application in a host of consumer-centric personal care and home care products including inter alia skin care oral care hair care cosmetics toiletries and detergent poducts. Since its incorporation in 1986 it has significantly expanded and diversified its product profile client base and geographical footprint. The customers include some of the leading multinational regional and local players in the home and personal care industries. Currently its product portfolio comprises over 200 product grades which are marketed to more than 1700 customers in over 70 countries.On 14/11/2017 the company filed Draft Red Herring Prospectus and on 23/01/2018 filed Red Herring Prospectus with SEBI for raising Rs. 937.09 cr. The Issue dates were from 29/01/2018 to 31/01/2018 with Price Band of Rs. 1470 to Rs. 1480. The Issue got subscribed 14.20 times leading to its Issue Price being fixed at Rs. 1480. The Shares got listed in BSE and NSE on 08/02/2018 at Rs. 1520. which is 2.70% above Issue Price.