Top 10 richest people in India in 2022

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Here in this list, we have mentioned the top 10 richest people in India

Gautam Adani-
The current net worth of Gautam Adani is $108 billion, making him the richest person in India. Gautam Adani is currently serving as the chairman of the Adani group, he was born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, and a fact that he was a college dropout. Adani Group has many major airports and ports, such as Mumbai airport and Mundra port. Also, Adani Group has a presence in almost all major businesses, such as energy, and FMCG. Gautam Adani has gained a major part of his wealth in this year only, a quick surge in his wealth has made him one of the richest people in the world.

Mukesh Ambani-
The second richest person in India is MUKESH AMBANI, he is the chairman of the reliance group, one of the major MNCs from India. Mukesh Ambani has a net worth of $103 billion. The reliance group has its presence in many different sectors ranging from oil refinery to Jio, which is a telecom company, also reliance has a presence in the retail sector as well. And a fun fact is he was a college dropout as well.

Shiv Nadar-
In third place, we have Shiv Nadar who is the founder of HCL. HCL started in 1976 as a manufacturer of microprocessors and calculators, currently, the company is one of the major IT companies in India. Shiv Nadar understands the importance of education and thus is the founder of Shiv Nadar University. He has a net worth of $28.7 billion.

Cyrus Poonawalla-
In fourth place, we have Cyrus Poonawalla who is the founder of the serum institute of India. Serum Institute of India is one of the major vaccine producers in India, producing vaccines for various diseases such as polio and even covid. The successor of Cyrus Poonawalla is his son Adar Poonawalla, you must have heard about him in news during the covid times, as they emerged as one of the major producers of vaccines globally. The net worth of Cyrus Pooonawalla stands at $25.8 billion.

Radhakrishna Damani-
In fifth place, we have Radhakrishna Damani, founder of DMART. It is one of the major supermarket chains in India, D’Mart has over 200 stores all over India. Apart from this, he has investments in companies such as India cement, also he was a former subordinate of MANU MANEK. Before founding DMART, he also worked as a stockbroker.

Savitri Jindal and Family-
With a net worth of $19.9 billion, Savitri Jindal and his family are in 6th place among the richest people in India. The Jindal group has a presence in many different businesses, varying from cement to steel. After the death of Om Prakash Jindal, the Jindal group was chaired by Savitri Jindal.

Lakshmi Mittal-
AT 7 position in the list of richest persons in India, we have LAKSH MITTAL. He is the chairman of ArcelorMittal, the largest mining and steel company in the world in terms of output. Currently, Lakshmi Mittal is based in the UK. The current net worth of Lakshmi Mittal stands at $18.2 billion.

Kumar Birla-
Kumar Birla is the 8th richest person in India, with a net worth of $17.65 billion, he is the owner of Aditya Birla group, one of the biggest business groups in India. Aditya Birla group has an interest in cement, the telecom sector as well as financial services.

Dilip Shanghvi-
With a net worth of $16.3 billion, Dilip Shanghvi is the 9th richest person in the world. He is the founder of SUN Pharma, one of the leading pharma companies in India. DILIP SHANGHVI also has an interest in oil, gas, and renewable energy.

Sunil Mittal and family-
At a net worth of $15.3 billion, Sunil Mittal is the 10th richest person in India. He is the owner of the second largest telecom company in India -Airtel. He is also invested in educating people through the Bharati foundation.

Conclusion- Here given above is the list of the top 10 richest people in India and their main businesses. Hope you liked the article.

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