India’s richest person for 9th successive year: Mukesh Ambani [ Current Affairs ]

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About Mukesh Ambani: He was born on 19th April 1957. He is a famous business tycoon in India. He is the chairperson, managing director and largest investor of Reliance industries limited (RIL). RIL is the 2nd most India’s valuable company in Indian market.

Image of Mukesh Ambani

Image of Mukesh Ambani

India’s richest person for 9th successive year

  • RIL mainly deals with refining, petrochemicals and oil and gas sectors.
  • Reliance Retail of his is secondary and is the largest retailer in India.
  • He also owns Mumbai Indians in Indian Premier League.
  • He was included in the Forbes list of ‘68 people who matter most’ in 2010.
  • He was ranked 36th on the Forbes list of world’s most powerful people in 2014.
  • He was also named as the richest sports owner in the world by the Forbes.
  • He was also listed as the 19th richest person in the world.

About Ambani being selected:

  • He is named as the India’s richest person for the 9th successive year by the Forbes Magazine.
  • He has a net worth of 18.9 billion dollars.
  • He also has personal wealth around 23.6 billion dollars.

- Published on: September 24, 2015