- Mukesh Ambani
Net Worth: $54.2 Billion
Mukesh Ambani is an Indian self made business tycoon, chairman, SCO and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL). Ambani is the top richest man of Asia scenes 2012. He was graduated from Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai. On an average Mukesh Ambani’s yearly income is $2.7 million.
- Azim Premji
Net Worth: $18.5 billion
Azim Hashim Premji (born 24 July 1945) is an Indian businessman, investor, and philanthropist, who is the chairman of Wipro Limited. He is informally known as the Czar of the Indian IT Industry. Premji started with a $2.2 billion donation to the AzimPremji Foundation, focused on education and poverty in India. Premji was graduated in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, USA.
- Hinduja Family
Net Worth: $18.2 Billion
The Hinduja family are the owners of Hinduja Group. The company is involved in a various industries including foundries, import export, trading, motor vehicles, banking, call centres and healthcare. Hinduja group of companies are founded by Parmanand Deepchand Hinduja in 1914. Initially the companies are operated in Karachi and Mumbai. In 1979, Srichand Hindujaand his brother Gopichand moved to London to increase their business.
- Lakshmi Mittal
Net worth: $16.6 billion
Lakshmi Niwas Mittal is known as steel magnate. Currently, he is CEO and chairman of ArcelorMittal , world’s largest steelmaking company. He is largest shareholder of ArcelorMittal and have11% share in Queens Park Rangers F.C. Mittal has been a member of the board of directors of Goldman Sachs since 2008. He sits on the World Steel Association’s executive committee, and is a member of the Global CEO Council of the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries.
Net Worth: $12.3 Billion
AdiBurjorji Godrej is an Indian billionaire industrialist and businessman, senior member and head of the Godrej family. He is CEO and chairman of the Godrej Group of companies. He got MBA degree from MIT Sloan School of Management. In 2010, Adi was awarded— Management Man of the Year by Bombay Management Association.
- Shiv Nadar
Net Worth: $13.2 Billion
Shiv Nadar is an Indian billionaire investor, businessman and philanthropist.He is the founder and chairman of HCL and the Shiv Nadar Foundation. Nadar founded HCL in the mid-1970s and transformed the IT hardware company into an IT enterprise in next three decades by constantly reinventing his company’s focus. Nadar was awarded Padma Bhushan for his efforts in the IT industry, in 2008.
- Kumar Birla
Net Worth: $11.9 billion
Kumar Mangalam Birla is an Indian billionaire business tycoon, and the chairman of the Aditya Birla Group of companies, one of the largest conglomerates in India. He is also the chancellor of the Birla Institute of Technology & Science, and the chairman of the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. He is also a Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). In 2016, Birla was awarded International Advertising Association’s “CEO of the Year Award” in 2016.
Net Worth: $10.9 billion
DilipShanghviis an Indian billionaire businessman and one of the leading businessman of India. He founded Sun Pharmaceuticals. In 2016,The Government of India awarded him the civilian honour of the Padma Shri. He started business by helping his father in his wholesale generic drugs business in Kolkata.
- Uday Kotak
Net Worth: $ 10.5 billion
Uday Kotak is an Indian billionaire banker, and the executive vice chairman and managing director of Kotak Mahindra Bank. He expend his business into various areas of financial services, establishing a prominent presence in bills discounting, stockbroking, investment banking, car finance, life insurance and mutual funds.he was named one of the “Best CEOs In The World” by the CEOWORLD magazine in 2018.
Net Worth: $9.9 Billion
GautamAdani is an industrialist, chairman and founder of the Adani Group. Adani Group is an Ahmedabad-based conglomerate involved in development and operations in India. He is also the president of the Adani Foundation which operates to provide Education, Healthcare, Livelihood and shelter to poor and needy people. Adani Group was founded in 1988 involved in business into resources, logistics, energy, agriculture and aerospace.
- Radhakishan Damani
Net Worth: $9.2 billion
Radhakishan Damani is a Mumbai-based investor and entrepreneur. The self-made billionaire is the owner of the country’s third-largest mega-retail stores’ chain, ‘DMart.’ Radhakishan considers the first-generation investor Chandrakant Sampat as his mentor. He started his career as a business trader, but a financial crisis at his home after his father’s death led him to become a stock-market investor.
Net Worth: $9.1 Billion
AnandBurman is an Indian billionaire businessman, and chairman of Dabur a leading consumer goods company. Currently, the company is handled by the fifth generation of Burman. However, more than 74% stake of the company is owned by a German company, Fresenius SE. Burman completed his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Wisconsin and his master’s degree from the University of Kansas.
- Savitri Jindal
Net Worth: $8.35 Billion
Savitri Jindal is the chairperson of Jindal Group which deals with steel, power, mining, oil and gas. Jindal Industries is a leading Indian manufacturing company. Savitri took over the company after the death of her husband OP Jindal in 2005 who founded the Jindal Group. Savitri was a Minister in Haryana Government and member of the Haryana VidhanSabha from Hisar constituency.
- Bajaj Family
Net worth: $7.6 Billion
Bajaj Group owns 37 companies and Bajaj Motors is ranked as the fourth largest 2 and 3 wheelers’ company in the world. The company was first started by Jamnlal Bajaj in 1926. Now, the grandson of Jamnlal, Rahul Bajaj manages the company as the chairman.
Net Worth: $7.2 Billion
Sunil Mittal the founder of Bharti Enterprises which has widely interests in Telecom, insurance, Real Estate, Education, Malls, Hospitality, Agriculture and Food. He was one of the first Indian entrepreneurs to identify the mobile telecom business and came up from push-button phones to the third largest telecommunications service provider Airtel. He was awarded ‘Telecom person of the year’ and ‘Business leader of the year’ by Economics Times.
- Nusli Wadia
Net Worth:$6.7 Billion
Nusli Wadia is the Chairman of Wadia Group which deals in textiles, aviation, chemicals, food processing, plantations, media & real estate. Earlier the company used to make ships and docks during the British period on the ports of Bombay. He is one of the Parsi community’s most prominent and influential businessmen. Wadia is the chairman of Britannia Industries Ltd.
- Madhukar Parekh
Net Worth:$5.75 Billion
Madhukar Parekh is the Chairman and CEO of Pidilite Industries, a global company in adhesives and construction chemicals. Parekh serves as the chairman, Executive Director and MD of Vinyl Chemicals India Limited. He is also an Independent non-executive director of Excel Industries Limited. Parekh is a Gold medalist holder from Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT) a leading chemical technology research institute in India.
Net Worth: $5.6 Billion
Lal is the founder and former CEO of Eicher Motors which manufactures motorcycles and commercial vehicles. He is also the president of Common Cause, a public interest NGO pursuing major issues relating to reform, governance and the enforcement of the law. Eicher Motors holds a majority stake of 60% in Royal Enfield.
- Vivek Chaand Sehgal
Net Worth: $5.5 Billion
Vivek Chaand Sehgal is an Indian-born Australian Businessman. He is the chairman, co-founder and promoter of Samvardhana Mother son Group which manufactures auto parts. He co-founded the SM Group along with his mother in 1975. He established 11 companies over a period of 12 years. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Delhi University.