YAK was established by Mr. Harsh Kumar Talwar who migrated to Delhi, India from Munich, Germany in 1975. Having an enriching experience by interacting with the best in the industry, YAK was born in 1976 with the goal of educating local communities about the most exquisite art forms in the world. Being a connoisseur of fine art, he started the company with a humble beginning and utilized his expertise to build YAK which is now a powerhouse of exclusive, high end handmade rugs.
Being a pioneer in the industry, YAK has supplied its exclusive quality rugs to stores worldwide, individuals from all over the world and to various corporate, hotels etc. In April 2011, YAK celebrated its 35th anniversary and is one of the oldest handmade carpet establishments in Asia. Over the years, the company has relentlessly pursued perfection-the art of making less, more than enough.