Richest Indian and Indian origin Billionaires

Author : Mohd Arham


Mukesh Ambani

Indian rank - 1

Global rank - 8

Net worth – 84.7 billion USD

Reliance Industries Limited is the main company of Mukesh Ambani whose headquarter is in Mumbai, Maharashtra. It owns business across various range from petrochemicals, textile, retail, natural resource, and telecommunication. It is the first Indian company to cross market capitalization of $200 billion. The firm was founded by Dhirubhai Ambani and Champaklal Damini in 1960’s as Reliance commercial corporation.



Gautam Adani & Family

Indian Rank- 2

Global rank - 48

Net worth – 4,970 crores USD


It is a multi-national conglomerate company whose headquarter is in Ahmedabad, Gujrat. The business is developed in wide variety of range from energy, real state, resource, logistic, agribusiness, defence, aerospace, and financial service. It is the India’s biggest and largest port developer with operations in 50 countries. It was established in 1988 with a capital investment of Rs 5 lakh.


Shiv Nadar & Family

Indian rank - 3

Global rank - 58

Net worth – 2460 crore USD

Its main company is HCL technologies which is specialized in Information technology services and it headquarter is in Noida, Uttar Pradesh. It runs in 32 countries in sectors such as healthcare, hi-tech, industrial manufacturing, consumer goods, insurance, and life science. It was initially as R&D but later got into IT sector. It was started in 1976 with a group of 6 engineers led by Shiv Nadar.



Lakshmi N Mittal

Indian rank - 4

Global rank - 108

Net worth – 1540 crore USD

Its main company is Arcelor Mittal which is a multi-national steel manufacturing co-corporation and it headquarter is in Luxembourg city. It has an annual steel production of around 92.5 million cubic meter tonnes. It was formed by overtaking western steel maker Arcelor by Mittal steel in 2006. It produces around 10% of the world steel.




Cyrus Poonawalla

Indian Rank - 5

Global rank - 113

Net worth – 1230 crore USD

Its main company is Serum Institute and is world’s largest vaccine manufacturer and it headquarter is in Pune, Maharashtra. It had tied up with pharma AstraZeneca in partnership with Oxford university to provide covid-19 vaccine. It has also developed swine flu vaccine in 2009. Among the first products the Serum Institute of India manufactured in large quantities were the tetanus, antitoxin, snake antivenom and DPT vaccine. The firm was found in 1966 .


Hinduja Brothers

Indian Rank - 6

Global Rank - 117

Net worth – 1120 crore USD

It is an Anglo-Indian company whose headquarter is in London, UK. It deals in banking and finance, IT &ITES automotive, cyber security, healthcare, trading, media entertainment and real state. It was founded in 1914 by Pramod Deepchand Hinduja. Currently it is manged by 3 brothers Srichand, Gopichand and Prakash Hinduja who are group chairman. It operates in more than 20 countries with base in Mumbai for India.





References

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/top-10-richest-people-in-india-in-2020-all-you-need-to-know/articleshow/.s

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Indian_people_by_net_worth

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