10 Richest People In India 2019
India is a vast South Asian country. India also known as the seventh largest country in the World. It is the home for the 1.2 billion people. But today India is home to over one million millionaires; however, a large part of the country still lives on less than two dollars per day.
You can easily find two kinds of people in India, One who is born with Golden Spoon and secondly, who starts from the bottom and now you can see that they are the business executives. Behind the China, Germany, and USA India has ranked on the fourth billionaires in the list.
Mukesh Ambani (Net Worth $44.2 Billion):
When there comes the list of Richest person in India, the First name is non-other than Mukesh Ambani. He is the richest man in India with the net Worth $44.2 Billion. The Reliance Industries Limited was commonly known as the RIL, Mukesh Ambani is the chairperson of the RIL, which also India’s most valuable company in terms of the market value. It is fortune Global 500 company. The richest man was born in 1957 in Yemen.
Dilip Shanghvi (Net Worth $16.9 Billion):
The Indian Businessman and co-founder of the Sun Pharmaceuticals known as Dilip Shanghvi who is the second person in India. He is the second position with net Worth $16.9 billion. Dilip Shanghvi’s father was a Pharmaceuticals distributor and he borrows $200 from his father to start sun in 1983 to produce a psychiatric drug. It is all known that the organization is World’s fifth largest generics maker and also India’s most valuable pharmacy company with revenue of $4.1 billion. Dilip Shanghvi also owns Caraco Pharma in the United States. Today also we can say that it is India’s largest drug company in India. He was also honored with the Padma Shri by the government of India in 2016.
Hinduja Family (Net Worth $16 Billion):
Hinduja family is the third richest family in India. It a group of multinational empire dealing in a different business like trucks and lubricants to banking and cable television. It is a group of four siblings Srichand, Gopichand, Prakash and Ashok who controls the organization. The group has become the largest diversified groups in the World under the leadership of chairman Srichand. The headquarter of an organization is located in London where the Srichand and Gopichand reside. And another sibling Praksh resides in Geneva and the youngest sibling is responsible for the Indian Interest. Due to the hard work of all the sibling, Hinduja Family is regarded as the Top 3 Richest person in India.
Azim Premji (Net Worth $15.8 Billion):
At the fourth position, Azim Premji is in richest person in India with Net Worth $15.8 Billion. He is the chairperson of Wipro Limited. Azim Premji is also referred to as the Czar of the Indian IT industry. Wipro is known as the third largest outsourcer of India. Not only he just started the producing hydraulic and soap but also he has joined other billionaires and contribute most of his money for the assistance of other people. Due to his success, he has been listed in 100 most influential people by Time magazine.
Pallonji Mistry (Net Worth $14.4 Billion):
Pallonji Mistry is a chairman of Shapoorji Pallonji group and an Irish Indian Construction magnate. It is one of the single largest shareholders in India and the largest private corporation Tata group. He has also owned one of the largest business which looks after the real estate and construction called the Shapoorji Pallonji group. They are especially known for the building banks like Reserve Bank of India, Hong Kong Bank, and Gridley Bank. He also another successful person to win the Shri Padma Bhushan in January 2016.
Lakshmi Mittal (Net Worth $14.44 Billion):
Lakshmi Mittal was considered as the sixth richest person in India. Once he was also named in the third richest person in 2005. He has his own largest steel making company in the World. Lakshmi Mittal is also the chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal. He is not only a successful person but he is also a member of Boards of Director of Airbus Group, which is ‘The World’s Economic Forum’s International Business and member of Indian Prime Minister’s Advisory Council. Lakshmi Mittal has also opened a Mittal Trust to support the athletes of India. Really he a successful person and Human being.
Godrej Family (Net Worth $12.4 Billion):
Godrej group is a huge multinational producing consumer goods giant and it is also giant 119-year-old. At present Godrej family has been the mainstay of the organization. It is famous all over the World so it has boosted their presence in Africa as the Godrej family acquired three personal care companies in Zambia Kenya and also in Senegal. Adi Godrej has also launched its kind first soap product made from vegetable oil. Its organization deals with different real estate, like Consumer products, Industrial engineering, appliances, furniture, and agricultural products.
Shiv Nadar (Net Worth $13.2 Billion):
Shiv Nadar is another name in the Richest person in India. He is an Indian Industrialist and philanthropist, and also the founder of HCL and Shiv Nadar Foundation. It’s in the mid- 1970’s and it has also transformed the IT hardware company into IT enterprises over within the next three decades by constantly reinventing Shiv’s company focus. His company was one of the best and top service providers. Shiv Nadar is also another person who was awarded by the Padma Bhushan in 2008 for his great work in the IT industry.
Kumar Birla (Net Worth $12.6 Billion):
Kumar Mangalam Birla, who was the chairperson of the Aditya Birla Group. Mangalam Birla also known as the chancellor of the Birla Institute of Technology and science and also votes as the ‘CEO of the year’. It was also the main person behind a merger of the Aditya Birla Nuvo with the Grasim Industries the de-merger of financial service business into the different separate company. So, because of his success in Business Kumar Birla is consider as the Top Richest People in India.
Cyrus Poonawalla is a chairperson of the famous Poonawalla group and also the founder of the serum institute of India Pvt.Ltd, which was the largest producers of vaccines all over the World. He was rank in the 129th list of Richest person in all over the World. His company is responsible for manufacturing vaccines for infants, children, and adolescents. He earns a profit of $360 million and revenue $695 million the year financial year 2016. So, Cyrus Poonawalla is a list of the richest person in India.
India has always given significant shares in every and single department. And, because of many billionaires, millionaire India has always listed the top richest country in the World. And the top 10 richest people in India and also the well known all over the World because of their hard work and their successful business.