Graduated as a Civil Engineer from VJTI Engineering College in Mumbai in 1966, he gained valuable experience working in private organizations for 4 years prior to joining the PWD as just another young man beginning his career. But the similarity ends right there. Because this young man had a vision and a mission. And he had the talent, willpower and the determination to succeed. Add to this courage, integrity, discipline and a rigorous work ethic and you have all the ingredients of success.
From a tiny engineering unit set up in 1971, Alcon now boasts 5 major business verticals, Construction, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Automobiles and Infrastructure/Logistics. Today his humble unit has grown into one of Goa's largest business conglomerates. And the man has become one of the most well known entrepreneurs in the State. The man: Anil Counto. And his Group: Alcon - Anil Counto Enterprises, the realisation of the indefatigable efforts of one man and his diversified interests in Social, cultural, education and economic field.
Manging Director: Mr Aakash Khaunte:
Young and energetic Mr Aakash, believes that everybody needs to have their own legacy rather stand in the shadows of someone else. A trained software engineer from Maharashtra Institute of Technology (MIT) Pune, he came back to Goa to join his father’s business and build on it.