Any two legal people can open a private limited company while it must be limited to 200 members.  To register a private limited company, a minimum of two shareholders and two directors are required. A person can be both a director and shareholder, while a corporate legal entity can only be a shareholder. Further, foreign nationals, foreign corporate entities or NRIs are allowed to be Directors and/or Shareholders of a Company with Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), making it the preferred choice of entity for foreign promoters. Our Dedicated Private Limited Registration specialist is available to assist you in the registration of your business across India.