Though India is considered as a poor country, to make it clear let me tell you that India is raining with billionaires. Yes, you heard it right, India has almost 101 billionaires that make India a significant market for everyone in the world. So let me introduce you to the richest people of India, so let’s start.
So here is a list of the top 10 richest and influential people of India!
10. Cyrus Poonawalla
Cyrus Poonawalla ranks 129th in the list of richest people in the world. He is the chairman of Poonawalla Group which is a biotech company. His net worth is around $8.9 billion.
9. Kumar Birla
Kumar Mangalam Birla is the Aditya Birla Group’s chairman and also Birla Institute Of Technology and Science’s chancellor. His net worth is around $12.6 billion.
8. Shiv Nadar
Shiv Nadar is the founder and chairperson of HCL Technologies and it is India’s one of the top software service provider. His net worth is around $13.2 billion.
7. Godrej Family
Godrej is a 119-year-old company and is still a mainstream organization that makes huge profits. The net worth of Godrej Family is almost $12.4 billion.
6. Lakshmi Mittal
Lakshmi Mittal is the chairman and CEO of the world’s largest steel making company, ArcelorMittal. His net worth is said to be $14.4 billion.
5. Pallonji Mistry
Pallonji Mistry is the chairman of an Irish Indian construction magnate named Shapoorji Pallonji Group. His net worth is around $14.4 billion.
4. Azim Premji
Azim Premji is an amazing business tycoon, philanthropist, and an investor. He is Wipro’s chairperson and his net worth is around $15.8 billion.
3. Hinduja Family
Hinduja Group deals in various businesses like trucks, cable television to banking. This organization is controlled by four siblings namely Gopichand, Srichand, Ashok and Prakash. Their net worth is around $16 billion.
2. Dilip Shanghvi
Dilip Shanghvi is the second richest man in India and he is the co-founder of the Sun Pharmaceuticals. His net worth is $16.9 billion.
1. Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani is the richest man in India and he is the managing director and chairman of Reliance Industries Limited. His net worth is almost $44.2 billion.