Managing one of the largest automobile retail groups in India, John K Paul is the Managing Director of Popular Vehicles & Services Pvt Ltd.. & Prabal Trucking, dealers for Maruti Suzuki cars and Daimler Benz Trucks respectively. He is also the director of Marqland (dealers for Jaguar Land Rover cars), Popular Auto Dealers Pvt Ltd. & Kuttukaran Trading Ventures – comprising the divisions of Popular Automobiles, Popular Mill Stores & Kuttukaran Engine Rebuilders. He is the Managing Trustee of the Kuttukaran Foundation that runs the Kuttukaran Institute for Human Resources Development which is engaged in Skill development.
Mr. John K Paul has keen interest in several other areas. He was the President of the TIE Kerala from 2011-14. He was the President of the Kerala Chamber of Commerce & Industry for the year 2005-06. He is currently the President of The Kerala Automobile Dealers Association. He has been associated with FADA for the last few years and has held position as Honorary Secretary from the year 2012 to 2014.
John K Paul is the son of the legendary path breaking entrepreneur of Kerala, Shri. K P Paul.. He had his schooling done from The Lawrence School, Lovedale, Ooty and is the president of its Alumni Association. He graduated from the Regional Engineering College, Calicut.