Several Indians made it into the 36th annual ranking of billionaires around the world, despite the fact that a coronavirus pandemic was raging in the country at the time. Forbes’ most recent rich list includes top 10 richest Indians, the Ambanis, Adanis, Mittals, and the Birlas.
Here are the10 richest Indians.
Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, has a net worth of $90.7 billion, which places him among 10 richest Indians.
2. Gautam Adani and family
Adani, who oversees a massive infrastructure and commodities enterprise, has amassed a net worth of $90 billion and is now the second-wealthiest person in Asia. moreover, the world’s eleventh best player is him.
3. S. N. Shiv Nadar
Nadar, creator of HCL Technologies Limited, is the third-wealthiest person in India after a 22% increase in his wealth to a total of $28.7 billion, as reported by Forbes. He currently holds the 47th position worldwide. Therefore, one of the top 10 richest Indians.
4. Cyrus Poonawalla
Poonwalla, the brains behind the Serum Institute of India, which created the Covishield vaccine, has increased his fortune to $24.3 billion and leapt four ranks on the list. As a result, He is now ranked 56th in the world.
5. Radhakishan Damani
Damani, who founded Avenue Supermarkets, which owns and manages D-Marts across the country, has a net worth of $20 billion and ranks 81st in the world. hence, making him one of the richest man of India.
6. Ms. Lakshmi Mittal
Lakshmi is worth $17.9 billion and holds the position of chairman at ArcelorMittal hence, known to be the largest steel and mining output firm in the world coming one of the top 10 richest Indians.
7. Dr. Savitri Jindal and her children
OP Jindal Group is a steel and power giant, and Savitri is the driving force behind it. She is worth $17.7 billion and is ranked 91 in the world. Therefore, she is one of 13 women from India who have made it into the billionaire’s club.
8. Kumar Birla
Kumar is the chairman of the Aditya Birla Group and ranks 109th in the world with a net worth of $16.5 billion. Hence, his worth proves that he is among the top 10 richest of India.
9. Shanghvi Dilip
Sun Pharmaceuticals, founded and led by Shanghvi, is a top-150 pharmaceutical company in the world. His wealth is estimated to be $15.6 billion therefore, resulting in top 10 richest Indians.
10. Uday Kotak
The man behind the Kotak Mahindra Bank and the man Forbes labels “India’s richest self-made banker” is Uday, who is ranked number 129 on the Forbes Billionaire Index and is worth $14.3 billion.
The list also includes a number of other well-known Indians, such as Azim Premji, the Bajaj brothers, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Falguni Nayar, and others.