Who are the richest man of India ?
The list of the richest man of India can varies from year to year. The list is basically depend upon the net wealth of these billionaires. Here is latest list of India’s top 7 richest man, based on Forbes latest survey, which was in October 2020.
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is listed as the richest person of India. He was born in year 1957,Aden, Yemen. Mukesh Ambani is the chairperson of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL). He is having net wealth of $88.7 billion. He has being holding his number one rank since last 13 years. His main source of wealth are from petrochemical, oil and gas. Other than these RIL is into several other sector too such as telecom, food-marts and etc. He hold the position of 6th richest person of the world.
2. Radhakishan Damani
Radhakishan Damani is listed as the second richest man of India. He was born in year 1954, Bikaner, Rajasthan. He is one of the big Bull of Indian share Market. He has the net wealth of $13.8 billion. Damani is an Indian billionaire investors, businessman and founder of DMart.
3. Shiv Nagar
Shiv Nadar is chairman of HCL Technologies Limited and the Shiv Nadar Foundation. He was born in year 1945, Thiruchendur, India. He has the net wealth of $11.9 billion. Nadar received the Padma Bhushan award in 2008 for his excellent efforts in the IT industry. He is not such a great businessman or investor, he has earned most of his wealth from Software service. Since last many year Nadar is focusing on improving the educational system of India through the Shiv Nadar University.
4. Uday Kotak
Uday kotak is managing director kotak Mahindra Bank. He was born in year 1959, Mumbai, India. He is an Indian billionaire banker. Uday’s main source of income is from banking sector only. He has net wealth of $10.4 billion. In year 2003, Kotak Mahindra Finance Ltd became the first company in India’s history to obtain banking license from RBI.
5. Gautam Shantilal
Gautam Shantilal Adani is chairman of Adani Group’s. He established The Adani Group in 1988 and expand his business into defense, resources, agriculture, logistics and many more. Adani Group is India’s second best co-operate dealers. He was born in year 1962, Ahmadabad, India. He has net wealth of $ 8.9 billion.
6. Sunil Bharti
Sunil Bharti Mittal is an entrepreneur, philanthropist and chairman of Bharti Enterprises. He was born in year 1957, Ludhiana, India. He main source of income is from Telecom sector, Bharti Airtel other than this he has put his feet in several other sector such as real estate, education, malls, insurance, hospitality and etc. Airtel is among the world’s largest and India’s second largest Telecom sector. In 2007, Sunil Mittal has received Padam Bhushan award for third-highest civilian recognition. He has Net wealth of $8.8 billion.
7. Cyrus Poonawalla
Dr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla is chairman of Poonawalla Group, Serum Institute of Indian and Indian biotech company. Poonawalla is also known as “vaccine king of India”. Serum institute exports vaccines across 165 countries. He was born in year 1941, Pune, India. His main source of income is from his Pharmaceutical industry. Poonawalla net wealth is $8.2 billion. Serum institute of Indian is listed as one of the pharmaceutical industry who is asked to manufacture Covid-19 vaccine.