Top 10 Richest Indian Tech Billionaires 2019
Everyone interested to know about the Richest person, right? As India has been growing rapidly and produced a number of billionaires over the past few decades. We’ve curated a list of Top 10 Richest Indian Tech Billionaires to highlight all those personalities.
10 Richest Indian Tech Billionaires
1. Mukesh Ambani | Net Worth($50 billion/Billionaires)
Mukesh Ambani is an Indian businessman, engineer, the chairman, managing director, and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Limited. He is the 4th richest Asian and continues to be the richest man in India, with a net worth of USD 50 Billion.
2. Azim Premji | Net Worth($22.6 billion/Billionaires)
Azim Premji is the second richest Indian in the list of Top 10 Richest Indian Tech Billionaires. He is the chairman of Wipro Limited, informally known as the Czar of the Indian IT Industry. His net worth of USD 22.6 Billion. He is ranked 36th in the world billionaire list.
3. Shiv Nadar | Net Worth($14.6 billion/Billionaires)
He is the co-founder of HCL Technologies and has a net worth of US$14.6 billion. In the 2019 Forbes World’s Billionaire’s list, Shiv Nadar holds 82 rank. In 2008, Nadar was awarded Padma Bhushan for his efforts in the IT industry.
4. Lakshmi Mittal | Net Worth($13.6 billion/Billionaires)
Lakshmi Mittal is an Indian born steel magnate, based in the United Kingdom. He is the chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaking company. He is the fourth richest man in India, who has a net worth of US$13.6 billion. He currently holds 91 rank in the Forbes World’s Billionaire’s list.
5. Uday Kotak | Net Worth($11.8 billion/Billionaires)
Uday Kotak is an Indian billionaire banker, vice-chairman as well as the managing director of Kotak Mahindra Bank whose net worth is US$11.8 billion. He’s currently the 114th richest person in the world and 5th richest India.
6. KM Birla, Radhakishan Damani & Family | Net Worth($11.1 billion/Billionaires)
The 6th position in the list of Top 10 Richest Indian Tech Billionaires is shared by the Chairman of Aditya Birla Group, Kumar Mangalam Birla, and investor Radhakishan Damani. Whose net worth is US$ 11.1 billion and rank 122 in the Forbes World’s Billionaire’s list 2019.
7. Cyrus Poonawalla | Net Worth($9.5 billion/Billionaires)
Cyrus Poonawalla is an Indian businessman, the founder of Serum Institute of India, which is one of the largest manufacturers of vaccine in the world. The Institute of India reportedly produces 1.5 billion vaccine doses (including flu, polio, and measles) on an annual basis. He ranked 7th in the India’s richest list with a net worth of USD 9.5 billion.
8. Gautam Adani | Net Worth($8.7 billion/Billionaires)
Adani is the Chairman of Adani Group, a US$12 billion conglomerate that includes power generation and transmission, commodities market, real estate, control over India’s largest port – Mundra Port, and many more. Adani Group’s business spans from power generation and transmission, to real estate and commodities.
9. Dilip Shanghvi | Net Worth($7.6 billion/Billionaires)
Dilip Shanghvi is a founded Sun Pharmaceuticals, 4th largest specialty generic drug maker. His net worth is US$7.6 billion and he is the 191st richest person in the world. The 9th richest man in the list of Top 10 Richest Indian Tech Billionaires. The Government of India awarded him the civilian honour of the Padma Shri in 2016.
10. Nusli Wadia | Net Worth($6.4 billion/Billionaires)
Nusli Wadia is the Indian-born British Parsi businessman, chairman of Wadia Group, rank 10th in India’s list of the richest, while he is ranked 209th in the World’s list. Wadia Group includes home textiles company Bombay Dyeing, Britannia Industries and budget airline, GoAir.
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