Top Ten Richest Persons of India
Here we have the list of top ten Indian richest personalities as below:
Rank 1: Mukesh Ambani ($18,9 Billion)
Despite losing $4.4 billion, Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries, that struck a $7.2-billion deal with BP, holds the top spot with a net worth of $22.6 billion. He is the richest person of India.
Rank 2: Dilip Shanghvi ($18 Billion)
Dilip Shangvi is the ower of Sun Pharma. Sun Pharma is the Asia’s larget Pharmaceuticals company.
Rank 3: Azim Premji ($15,9 Billion)
Tech tycoon Azim Premji of Wipro remains at No 3 even after donating shares worth $2 billion to his charitable trust, which made him one of Asia’s top philanthropists. He is at third position.
Rank 4: Hinduja Family ($14,8 Billion)
The Hinduja Family have total assets of 14.8 Billion and they are on fourth position in the list. Four brothers control multinational the Hinduja Group.
Rank 5: Pallonji Mistry ($14.9 Billion)
Pallonji Mistry, the Chairman of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group, is the richest person of Iranian descent. His signature project is The Imperial, two 60-story towers in Mumbai. He is at ninth position in the this list.
Rank 6: Shiv Nadar ($12,9 Billion)
Shiv Nadar, cofounder of HCL Group, gets bulk of wealth from software outfit HCL Technologies, which reported net profits of $1.2 billion on revenues of $6 billion in the year ended June 2015.
Rank 7: Godrej Family ($11,4 Billion)
His 114-year-old Godrej Group has a partnership with chocolate maker Hershey’s. He is at tenth position.
Rank 8: Lakshmi Mittal ($11,2 Billion)
Lakshmi Niwas Mittal is the chairman and chief executive officer of ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steel making company. He is at second position.
Rank 9: Cyrus Poonawalla: ($9.1 Billion)
Vaccine king Cyrus Poonawalla moves into the top 10 for the first time as his privately owned Serum Institute of India.
Rank 10: Kumar Mangalam Birla ($7,8 Billion)
Aditya Birla Group is among the world’s top 10 producers of cement and Asia’s biggest aluminum producer. He is at eighth position in this list.
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