Top 10 Richest Businessmen in India

In recent time India becomes hub of rich businessmen who are creating millions of job. Have a look at these 10 entrepreneurs who are earning in Billion. Like all niches, Indian businessmen have also left an indelible mark on the global space and their success is an inspiration to many on the global level. Their success has helped them amass a credible fortune and some have even made it to the list of World’s richest men in the Forbes’ Magazine List. We present below the top Indian richest businessmen 2016 according to the latest Forbes list.

10 Richest Businessmen in India

Let check out who are the most prestigious Businessmen in our country creating millions of Jobs:

Mukesh Ambani

Being the top Indian richest men for the ninth consecutive time in the Forbes list, Mukesh is now the richest man in Asia as well with his net worth estimated to be about $22.3 billion. Considered as an oil and gas tycoon, his company Reliance Communications success is established even on the global level. The prestigious man himself has won numerous awards in India and abroad.

Dilip Sanghvi

Despite his wealth dipping by about $1.1 billion, this pharma magnate is still the richest man of the pharmaceutical industry. Chairman of Sun Pharmaceuticals, his net worth presently is estimated to be about $16.9 billion. The man’s story from rags to rich is a true living inspiration to all! His company’s drugs are in high demand in even advanced countries like the USA and Japan.

Hinduja Brothers

A team of four brothers, Srichand, Gopichand, Prakash and Ashok, the business expansion of the Hinduja Group in just about sector is simply stunning. Whether its truck, or banking or thermal power or cable television, their success is impeccable. With their present net worth about $15.2 Billion, they are poised to open London's first Raffles Hotel. This would be opened in the Whitehall of the historic Old War Office building located there.

Azim Premji

With a net worth of $15 billion, the tech magnate Azim Premji started his company Wipro as a vegetable products manufacturer with vegetable oil as its main product. Soon he ventured into soap and hydraulic cylinders and then finally into technology. There has been no looking back since. His brand Wipro has the prestige of being the fastest growing business of the Indian history. Close to and inspired by Bill Gates, this charismatic man has also pledged to donate his money to the needy.

Pallonji Mistry

Engineering and real estate and construction tycoon, Pallonji is the owner of the famous construction brand, Sapoorji Pallonji Group. His net today is estimated to be about $13.9 billion. They also have the largest conglomerate with the Tata Group. Having an Irish wife and an Irish citizenship as well, this man is passionate about horses as well and owns over 10,000 square foot stud farm to train and breed racing horses.

Lakshmi Mittal

Known as the steel king, Lakshmi Mittal has been losing his net worth steadily for two years to rebound back to improve his ranking and take his present net worth to $12.5 billion. A board member of the global investment banking company, Goldman Sachs, Respected Mr. Mittal is the 6th richest person in the world. Today he resides in the UK and apart from his business, is involved with several charities as well as supporting athletes in India

Godrej Family

Each of the trio (Adi, Nadir and Jamshyd) managing the huge conglomerate, The Godrej Group, have their net worth of about $12.4 billion. They have successfully maintained their heritage company which was started in 1897 to keep it still as a name to reckon with in the present era.

Shiv Nadar

The founder and owner of HCL Technologies which is touted to be mulling a U.S. listing, the Tamil Nadu born Shiv Nadar’s current net worth is about $11.4 billion. Taking his company to new heights, Shiv has also remembered his duty towards the society and has earned the fame for his charitable endeavors as well.

Kumar Birla

Chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, this dynamic personality is also referred to as the commodities king. Giving his company, a complete resurrection, Birla’s net worth today is estimated to be about $8.8 billion. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Governors in Delhi.

Cyrus Poonawalla

Hailing from a family deep into horse racing and breeding, Cyrus decided to go into the field of medicine instead and formed his company, the Serum institute to go ahead and manufacture vaccines which eventually made him a billionaire. Today his net worth is estimated to be about $8.6 billion.

Conclusion


We have prepared a table based on ranking of the Richest Businessmen in India, please note that all figure are given in USD.

Sr. No.

Name

Net Worth

Age

1

Mukesh Ambani

$22.3 billion

59 Years

2

Dilip Shanghvi

$16.9 billion

61 Years

3

Hinduja Brothers

$15.2 Billion

 

4

Azim Premji

$15 billion

71 Years

5

Pallonji Mistry

$13.9 billion

87 Years

6

Lakshmi Mittal

$12.5 billion

66 Years

7

Godrej Family

$12.4 billion

 

8

Shiv Nadar

$11.4 billion

71 Years

9

Kumar Birla

$8.8 billion

49 Years

10

Cyrus Poonawalla

$8.6 billion

71 Years

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