Forbes list of Richest people in India with their salary and net worth

The latest forbes rankings for richest Indians and their salary is topped by Mr. Mukesh Ambani of Reliance Industries. Mr. Ambani Is followed by Mr. Lakshmi Mittal and Azim Premji. Here are a few facts about the top top Riches Indian, as per Forbes.

1. Mukesh Ambani:
  1. Age- 55 yrs
  2. EO of Reliance industries
  3. et worth $21 billion
  4. Richest person in India and Second richest in Asia. He is also amongst top 20 richest people in the world
  5. His Annual salary Rs. 15 crore, since 2008-09
2. Lakshmi Mittal:
  1. Age: 62yrs
  2. Chairman and CEO of Aircel
  3. Net worth $16 billion
  4. He is wealthiest man in Britain without a British citizenship.
3.Azim Premji
  1. Age: 67yrs
  2. Chief Strategy Officer of IT/Business Wipro
  3. Net worth: &12.2 million.
  4. He dropped his MBA from Stanford University in 1966. Then went back and completed the degree in 1999
4.Pallon JI Mistri
  1. Age: 83yrs
  2. Chairman of Shapoorji Mistry group and Owner of Eureka Forbes Ltdv
  3. Net worth: $9.8 billion
  4. He is the wealthiest person of the parsi community.
5.Dilip Shanghvi
  1. Age: 57yrs
  2. MD and founder of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
  3. Net worth: $9.2 billion
  4. Has appeared in Forbes top 5 ranks for the first time, as his company gained almost 50% in 12 months
6.Adi Godrej
  1. Age: 70yrs
  2. Chairman of Godrej Group and Chairman of Indian School of Business
  3. Net worth: $9 billion
  4. A philanthropist, belonging to Zoroastrianism religion and is married to Parameshwar Godrej. Penguin will be publishing his autobiography in December this year.
7.Savitri Jindal
  1. Age: 62yrs
  2. Chairperson of Jindal Group
  3. Net worth: $8.2 billion
  4. Steel baroness is the wealthiest woman in India. She was also minister of power in Haryana till 2010.
8.Ravi Ruia
  1. Age: 68yrs
  2. Chairman of Essar Group
  3. Net worth: $8.1billion
  4. Mechanical Engineer with a degree from Anna University, Chennai. Charged by CBI, in 2011, for some alleged sale under India's 2G spectrum scam. One of the richest person's in UK.
9.Hinduja Brothers- Srichand and Gopichand
  1. Age: 70 and yrs
  2. Owners and chairman of Hinduja Group- companies like Ashok Leyland, IndusInd Bank, Gulf Oil Corporation Ltd etc
  3. Net worth: $8 billion
  4. Hinduja Group was founded in 1914 by their father(Lt. Parmanand Deepchand Hinduja) and first international office was setup in Iran in 1919.
  5. The Hinduja brothers shifted international operations to London in 1979 due to Islamic Revolution.
10.Kumar Mangalam Birla
  1. Age: 83yrs
  2. Heasd of Aditya Birla group
  3. Net worth: $7.8 billion
  4. When Kumar Mangalam took over the business in 1995 their turnover was only $2 billion.


Last Updated:22-11-12