Highest Paid CEO in India List
1. Adi Godrej
Adi Burjorji Godrej was born on 3 April 1942 in Mumbai, India. As the report of 2017 he is the 814th richest person in the world having net worth of US$ 3 billion. He is an Indian industrialist and businessman. He is the chairman of the Godrej Group. He was awarded by All India Management Association-Business Leader of the Year in 2014.
Adi Godrej: Indian Industrialist
2. Rana Kapoor
Rana Kapoor is comes in the richest man category of Mumbai. He currently lives in Mumbai. He is the founder, managing director and CEO of Yes Bank. He has the net worth of $1.0 billion USD. In 1980 he completed his MBA degree from Rutgers University in New Jersey, US.
Rana Kapoor: Managing Director of Yes Bank
3. Kumar Mangalam Birla
Kumar Mangalam Birla is a famous businessman who was born on 14th June 1967 in Kolkata. He basically belongs to a marwari businessman family from the state of Rajasthan, he is the fourth-generation member of the Birla family. He is the chairman of Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and Aditya Birla Group India’s one of the largest corporation. He is a fourth generation member of Birla family. According to Forbes the net worth of Kumar Mangalam is 9.7 billion US dollar on(19 July, 2018).
Kumar Mangalam Birla: Indian Industrialist
4. Uday Kotak
Uday Kotak is a executive vice chairman and managing director of Kotak Mahindra Bank. He is famous banker of India who was born on 15th March 1959 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. he was born in an upper middle class Gujarati Lohana joint-family. He completed his MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.He started his career with Kotak Capital Management Finance Ltd, after setup the business Kotak diversified his business into various areas such as stockbroking, investment banking, car finance, life insurance and mutual funds. According to the Forbes estimated net worth of Uday Kotak is 12.3 billion US dollar.
5. Anand Mahindra
Anand Mahindra was born on 1 May 1955 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India and currently lives in Mumbai. He is the chairman of Mahindra Group. The Mahindra group operates in aerospace, agribusiness, aftermarket, automotive, construction equipment, defense, energy, farm equipment, finance and insurance, industrial equipment, information technology, real estate and retail.
Anand Mahindra: Indian Entrepreneur
6. Sanjay Jha
Sanjay Jha popularly known as the former CEO of GlobalFoundries and former chairman and chief executive officer of Motorola Mobility. He is also a spokesman of Indian Congress Party born in 1963. He completed his BS engineering from the University of Liverpool and a PhD in Electronics engineering from the University of Strathclyde.
Sanjay Jha: Indian Politician
7. Azim Premji
Azim Hashim Premj was born on 24th July 1945 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is famous business tycoon of India and and philanthropist. Premji is a chairman of Wipro Limited, Muhammed Hashim Premji incorporated Western Indian Vegetable Products Ltd, based at Amalner, a small town in the Jalgaon district of Maharashtra. In 2010 he became the 20th most power person of the world and India Today magazine also ranked him 9th in India’s 50 Most powerful people of 2017 list. Azim Premji founded Azim Premji Foundation which focused on education in India in 2001. He was awarded an honorary from doctorate Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Mysore University and Wesleyan University.
8. Dilip Shanghvi
Dilip Shanghvi was born on 1st October 1955 in Amreli, Gujarat, India. He is famous businessman of India and one of the richest person of country. He founded Sun Pharmaceuticals with a partner, Pradeep Ghosh. In 2016 he is also awarded with Padma Shri award by government of India. In 2017 he became the 8th most power person of India. In 1982 he started the Pharmaceutical Industries with a capital of Rs. 10,000. India Today magazine given him 8th ranked in India’s most powerful persons in 2017 list. Shanghvi graduated in Bachelor of Commerce from University of Calcutta
9. Rajiv Bajaj
Rajiv Bajaj is a famous Indian businessman who introduced Pulsar range of motorcycles in Indian auto industry. He is a managing director of Bajaj Auto since 2005. Bajaj was born on 21st December 1966 in Pune. He holds a master’s degree in manufacturing system engineering from University of Warwick, UK.
Rajiv Bajaj: Indian Businessman
10. Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani is the top richest businessman in India in the Forbes list with eastimated net worth 46.8 billion US dollar. He is a famous business tycoon of India who was born on 19th April 1957. Ambani is the chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), India’s most valuable company by market. Reliance company mainly deals in petrochemicals, refining and in oil gas sector.
11. Lakshmi Niwas Mittal
Lakshmi Niwas Mittal is the top richest man of Rajasthan with a net worth of 17.7 Billion US Dollar. He is a chairman and CEO of world’s largest steel making company ArcelorMittal and owner of Karrick Limited. Mittal was born on 15th June 1950 in Sadulpur, Rajasthan and completed his graduation in B.Com from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata. According to Forbes data Mittal became the third richest person in the world in 2005. In 2008 he is also awarded with Padma Vibhushan award.
Lakshmi Niwas Mittal: Indian Industrialist
12. Sundar Pichai
Sundar Pichai is the Chief Executive officer (CEO) of Google. He is a American businessman who was born on 12th July 1972 in Madurai. His real name is Pichai Sundararajan. He belongs to middle class Brahmin family his mother was a stenographer and father was electrical engineer. Pichai joined the google in 2004 and on 10th August 2015 he was selected as CEO of Google.
Sundar Pichai: CEO of Alphabet
13. Chanda Kochhar
Chanda Kochhar is a managing director and chief executive officer of ICICI Bank. She was born on 17th November 1961 in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. Kochhar completed her graduation from University of Mumbai. The estimated net worth of Chanda Kochhar is 3.3 million USD. She joined the Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India (ICICI) as management trainee in 1984.
Chanda Kochhar: Indian CEO
14. Sunil Mittal
Sunil Mittal was born on 23rd October 1957, he is a famous Indian Billionaire entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is founder and chairman of Bharti Enterprises and he is also the Chairman of International Chamber of Commerce. Mittal started his entrepreneur journey in 1976 after completing his education from Harvad University and Punjab university, now he is a successful entrepreneur. The enterprise has diversified its business in the sector of telecom, real estate, hospitality, insurance, foods, mall atc. Sunil Bharti Mittal is called Telecom tycoon because his Bharti Airtel is India’s largest mobile phone operator with approximate 400 million customers.
Sunil Mittal: Indian Billionaire Entrepreneur