India is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. Over last few decades, it has successfully emerged as one of the biggest superpowers in the world and has recorded its presence at the global platform in a very powerful manner. Its economical growth can be measured from this fact only that India is home to some of the wealthiest people in the world. The economy of India is growing at a consistent pace and so are the billionaires in India. It is the magic of India’s strengthened economy that helps create billionaires every year. Name of the top 10 richest people in India are mentioned below.
- Mukesh Ambani
- Lakshmi Mittal
- Ajim Premji
- Shashi & Ravi Ruia
- Jindal & Family
- Gautam Adani
- Kumar Birla
- Anil Ambani
- Sunil Mittal & Family
- Adi Godrej & Family
Owner of Reliance Group of Companies, Mukesh Ambani is the richest man in entire Asia. Mukesh Ambani, 53, is the wealthiest Indian with a personal wealth of $27 billion. In India, he is the richest man while in the world he comes at the position of fourth number.
Lakshmi Mittal, 60 is famously known as the ‘Steel King’. He is the richest man in Europe and the fifth richest in the world. He comes at second position in the list of top 10 richest persons in India. Owner of Mittal Steel, Lakshmi Mittal has a personal wealth $ 26.1 Billion.
Owner of India’s leading software company Wipro, Ajim Premji fills the position of 3rd number in the list on top ten richest people in India. Azim Premji is 63 years old and lives in Bangalore. He has a personal wealth of $17.6 billion
4-Shashi & Ravi Ruia
Shashi and Ravi Ruia are proud owners of Essar Group. Ruias got a place in the Forbes list of the top 10 richest Indians with their consolidated wealth of $12 billion.
5-Jindal & Family
Savitri Jindal took over the charge of Jindal Steel and Power and JSW Steel after the sad leaving of her husband O.P. Jindal from the world in 2005 in a plane accident . She, along with her family, is the richest Indian woman with a net worth of $14.4.
Gautam Adani has the privilege of being the first ever billionaire from Ahmedabad. Owner of 2 jets, Adani is the owner of Adani Group, a leading trading and Export Company with a net worth of $ 10.7 billion.
Proud owner of Aditya Birla Group, Kumar Birla is 43 years old with a personal wealth of $8.5 billion. His company is placed among the world’s top 10 cement and aluminum producers.
Anil Ambani, 51, earns his riches from a vast variety of sources. He has a net worth of $ 13.3 billion. He is the owner of Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group. He has once been ranked the third most powerful man in India.
9-Sunil Mittal & Family
Sunil Mittal is the owner of the telecom giant, Bharati Enterprises, India’s largest GSM based mobile phone service. He is the son of a parliamentarian and runs the company with his two brothers. He has a consolidated worth of $8.6 billion.
10-Adi Godrej & Family
Adi Godrej & family fill the tenth spot in the list of India’s richest people. He and his family come at this position with a consolidated wealth of $7.3 billion.