The total number of Indian billionaires has increased to a record 166, up from 140 the year before; their combined fortune has increased by about 26% to reach $750 billion, as per a Forbes survey.
Following Gautam Adani, Mukesh Ambani and are Shiv Nadar, Cyrus Poonawalla, Radhakrishnan Damani, Lakshmi Mittal, Savitri Jindal, Kumar Birla, Dilip Shanghvi, and Uday Kotak, all of whom hail from India’s business elite.
India’s millionaire industrialist and philanthropist Gautam Adani (born June 24, 1962) And he founded and serves as CEO of the Adani Group. According to Forbes, he is the richest man in Asia, overtaking Mukesh Ambani, with a net worth of US$116.4 billion. Gautam Adani, founder and chairman of the Adani Group, is currently the world’s sixth richest man.
Mukesh Ambani, the Indian billionaire, has reclaimed his title as Asia’s wealthiest man. An Indian business tycoon, Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani was born on April 19, 1957, and is the chairman, CEO, and major shareholder of Reliance Industries Ltd. His net worth surpassed $100 billion this year, as reliance Industries’ stock rose over 30%.According to Forbes’ list of the world’s richest people, Ambani is Asia’s richest person and the tenth-richest person in the world, with a net worth of $100 billion.
Shiv Nadar (born July 14, 1945) is an Indian business magnate and philanthropist who has amassed a net worth of $29.1 billion. Shiv Nadar is the founder and chairman emeritus of the Shiv Nadar Foundation and HCL Technologies Limited. According to Forbes, he has a net worth of $29.1 billion, ranking him as the third-richest Indian and the 40th-richest person worldwide.
Among the Cyrus Poonawalla Group’s holdings is the Serum Institute of India, an Indian biotech firm that is the world’s largest manufacturer of vaccines. Cyrus S. Poonawalla, a millionaire businessman born in 1941, serves as the group’s chairman and director. With a net worth of $24.3 billion in 2022, he is rated fourth on Forbes India’s rich list.
Radhakishan S. Damani
Radhakishan S. Damani is an Indian billionaire investor and DMart founder. He also manages his assets through Bright Star Investments Limited. RK Damani acquired a fortune by investing in and holding multi-bagger stocks. His net worth is $20 billion in 2022, ranking fifth on Forbes India’s rich list.
Lakshmi Niwas Mittal
Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, an Indian steel billionaire located in the United Kingdom, was born on June 15, 1950. He is the Chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaker. With a net worth of $19.5 billion, he is India’s sixth richest person, according to Forbes.
Savitri Devi Jindal
Savitri Devi Jindal is an Indian politician and businesswoman who was born on March 20, 1950. She used to be the chairman of the O.P. Jindal Group. She is also the president of the Agroha Maharaja Agrasen Medical College. With a net worth of $17.7 billion, Savitri Jindal is India’s richest woman.
Kumar Mangalam Birla
Kumar Mangalam Birla, who was born on June 14, 1967, is a billionaire Indian businessman and philanthropist who serves as the chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, one of India’s largest conglomerates. He also serves as chancellor of the Birla Institute of Technology and Science and the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad. His estimated net worth is $17.5 billion, according to Forbes.
Dilip Shanghvi, born on October 1, 1955, is an Indian businessman. Sun Pharmaceuticals was founded by him. Shanghvi has a net worth of US$15.6 billion, according to Forbes.
Uday Suresh Kotak
Indian banker Uday Suresh Kotak born on March 15, 1959 is the executive vice chairman and managing director of the Kotak Mahindra Bank. He has a net worth of US$14.8 billion, according to Forbes.