A businessman is a person who involve in commercial and industrial business activities for the purpose of generate employment and earn money. In current time India became the hub of rich businessmen who are giving job opportunities for millions of unemployed youth. Many Indian businessman have listed their names in world’s top richest businessman in the Forbes Magazine list. Here we are going to create the list of top richest businessmen from India with complete information. Below are the list of richest businessmen from India which include the names like Mukesh Ambani, Dilip Sanghvi, Hinduja Brothers, Godrej Family, Kumar Birla, Shiv Nadar.
Richest Businessmen from India List
1. Ryuko Hira
Ryuko Hira was born in Jaipur and his real name is Kamlesh Punjabi. He is a famous Japanese businessman and chairman of Ora Group of Companies. Hira also run many other businesses and owner of many other organisations. Hira completed his graduation in Gemmology from Gemmological Institute of America and he also completed Japanese language certificate course from Sophia University, Tokyo.
Ryuko Hira: Japanese Businessman
2. Hinduja Brothers
Hinduja Brothers is a team of four brothers Srichand, Gopichand, Prakash and Ashok. They are one of the United Kingdom’s richest businessmen who have multi-billion-pound global empire. The founder of Hinduja Group is Shree Parmanand Deepchand Hinduja. Hinduja Group is an Indian conglomerate company headquarter in London. Hinduja Group deals in import export, motor vehicle, trading, banking, healthcare and call centres.
Hinduja Brothers: British-Indian Businessman
3. M.A YUSUFF ALI
M.A YUSUFF ALI was born on 15th November 1955 in Nattika, Kerala who is the chairman and managing director of LuLu Group International headquarter in Abu Dhabi. He is an Indian Businessman who is awarded with Padma Shri award. According to Forbes Magazine list he is the 24th richest businessman of India. The net worth of M.A YUSUFF ALI is 5.6 billion USD dollar.
M.A YUSUFF ALI: Indian Businessman
4. Micky Jagtiani
Mukesh Wadhumal “Micky” Jagtiani is an Indian billionaire businessman who is the owner of Dubai-based Landmark retail store group. Micky did his schooling education in Madras, Mumbai. He was born on 15th August 1952 in Kuwait. Micky started his business career by opening a baby products shop. After 10 year working in that shop he also open 6 other shops. He is a residence of of Dubai.
Micky Jagtiani: Indian Businessman
5. Shiv Nadar
Shiv Nadar was born n 4th July 1945 in Moolaipozhi Village, Tamil Nadu. He is a famous philanthropist and industrialist of India. He is a founder and chairman of Shiv Nadar Foundation and HCL company. Nadar studied at Town Higher Secondary School, Kumbakonam. He complete his graduation in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore. Nadar has established SSN College of Engineering in Chennai in 1996 in the name of his father Sivasubramaniya Nadar.Nadar also awarded with Padma Bhusan award in 2008 for his effort in IT industry.
Shiv Nadar: Indian Industrialist
6. Anil Agarwal
Anil Agarwal known as a successful businessman from Bihar who was born on 24 January 1954 in Patna while his currently residence in London, England. He is also known as Chairman of Vedanta Foundation. Anil Agarwal also known as a richest Marwadi from Bihar whose net worth is 3.5 billion USD according to Forbes.
Anil Agarwal: Indian Businessman
7. Indu Jain
Indu Jain is the chairperson of India’s largest media group, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd, including Times of India and other news papers. He belongs to a Sahu Jain family. She is a also the founder of ladies wing of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI). Her estimated net worth is 3.1 billion US dollar.
Indu Jain: Indian Businesswoman
8. 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
9. 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
10. Yusuf Hamied
Yusuf Hamied is a famous businessman and scientist of India. He is a chairman of Cipla, a generic pharmaceuticals company. The company was established in 1935 by his father Khwaja Abdul Hamied. He holds a PhD degree in chemistry from Christ’s College, Cambridge. The total net worth of Hamied is 1.59 billion dollar.
Yusuf Hamied: Indian Scientist
11. Madhukar Parekh
Madhukar Parekh is a popular entrepreneur of India who is a chairman of Pidilite Industries. He completed Masters in Chemical engineering from University of Wisconsin US. He joined his father’s business in 1971. He is also a managing director of Vinyl Chemicals India Limited. The estimated net worth of Parekh is 2.4 billion.
Madhukar Parekh: Indian Entrepreneur
12. 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
13. Pallonji Mistry
Pallonji Mistry was born on 1929 in India who is the chairman of Shapoorji Pallonji Group. He is great Irish construction tycoon. Mistry completed his graduation from Imperial College London. As per the Forbes, Mistry’s net worth is 19.6 billion US dollar. Mistry is a largest individual shareholder of Tata group with his 18.4% stake in Tata Sons.
Pallonji Mistry: Indian Irish Industrialists
14. 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.
15. 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
16. 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.
17. Sabeer Bhatia
Sabeer Bhatia popular businessmen and co-founder of Hotmail.com. He is a richest person who was born in Chandigarh on 30 December 1968. He gained popularity when he was founded hotmail and also know for Outlook.com. He completed his education from The Bishop’s School, California Institute of Technology, Stanford University and got married with Tania Bhatia in 2008.
Sabeer Bhatia: Indian Entrepreneur
18. K. Dinesh
K. Dinesh is one of the famous businessman of India. He is the founder of India leading software company Infosys. He also established Narayana Health Hospital for the treatment of cancer in Mysore city. He holds Master of Science degre from Bangalore University. The estimated net worth of Dinesh is 1.41 billion USD dollar.
K. Dinesh: Indian Businessman
19. Ravi Pillai
Ravi Pillai is a famous Indian Billionaire businessman who is the chairman and managing director of RP Group of Companies in Bahrain. He was born on 2nd September 1953 in in Chavara, Kerala. He belongs to farmer’s family. Pillai completed master’s degree from Cochin University.He is an Indian billionaire businessman and founder of RP Group of Companies, RP Group of Companies mainly deals in construction, steel, hospitality, cement, oil and gas industries in various countries such as Bahrain, Australia, United Arab Emirates and Qatar. Now he have the net worth of $3.7 billion .
Ravi Pillai: Indian Businessman
20. Hari Singh Ranka
Hari Singh Ranka also known as H S Ranka who is a successful industrialist. He was born on 3 November 1939 in Bhilwara, Rajasthan, famed as the founder and chairman of Modern Group that includes various companies like Modern Insulators, Modern Threads, Modern Syntex, Modern Suitings, Modern Denim, Modern Petrofill and Modern Petrochemicals. Ranka also received ‘Udyog Patra’ award in 1978 by Indian Govt. and the Silver Shield of the Rajasthan Financial Corporation (RFC).
Hari Singh Ranka: Indian Industrialist