Mukesh Ambani Net Worth & Profile
|Mukesh Ambani Net Worth||$98.2 billion US dollars as of 2021|
|Name||Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani|
|Also known as||–|
|Age||19 April 1957 (64 years)|
|State of Origin||Aden, Colony of Aden (present-day Yemen)|
|Source of Wealth||Textiles, Oil, Industrial production|
Mukesh Ambani Net worth & Biography
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani was born on 19 April 1957 to Dhirubhai Ambani and Kokilaben Ambani in the British Crown colony of Aden (present-day Yemen). He has two sisters, Nina Bhadrashyam Kothari and Dipti Dattaraj Salgaonkar and a younger brother Anil Amban.
He lived only briefly in Yemen, because his father decided to move back to India in 1958 to start a trading business that focused on textiles and spices. Until the 1970s His family lived in a modest two-bedroom apartment in Bhuleshwar, Mumbai. The family’s financial status slightly improved when they moved to India but Ambani still lived in a communal society, used public transportation, and never received an allowance. Dhirubhai later purchased a 14-floor apartment block called ‘Sea Wind’ in Colaba, where, until recently, Ambani and his brother lived with their families on different floors. Mukesh Ambani‘s net worth is estimated to be about $98.2 billion USD.
Mukesh Ambani’s Career
Along with his brother and Anand Jain, who later became his close associate, Ambani attended the Hill Grange High School at Peddar Road, Mumbai. After his secondary education, he studied at the St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai and aslo received a BE degree in chemical engineering from the Institute of Chemical Technology.
Ambani later enrolled for an MBA at Stanford University, but withdrew in 1980 to help his father build Reliance, which at the time was still a small but fast-growing enterprise. He started to help his father Dhirubhai Ambani run their family business, Reliance Industries Limited in 1981.The business also included products and services in retail and telecommunications industries. Reliance Retail Ltd., another subsidiary, is also the largest retailer in India. Reliance’s Jio has earned a top-five spot in the country’s telecommunication services since its public launch on 5 September 2016.
Ambani was ranked 36 and has consistently held the title of India’s richest person on Forbes magazine’s list for the past ten years As of 2016. He is the only Indian businessman on Forbes’ list of the world’s most powerful people. Mukesh Ambani was ranked by Forbes as the 6th-wealthiest person in the world as of October 2020.
Through Reliance, he also owns the Indian Premier League franchise Mumbai Indians and is the founder of Indian Super League, a football league in India. In 2012, Forbes named him one of the richest sports owners in the world. He lives at the Antilia Building, one of the world’s most expensive private residences with its value reaching $1 billion.
According to Forbes, he is the richest person in Asia with a net worth of US$100.3 billion and the 11th richest person in the world, as of 5th October 2021.
Mukesh Ambani Net worth Index
- 2012 – $22.3B
- 2013 – $21.5B
- 2014 – $18.6B
- 2015 – $21B
- 2016 – $19.3B
- 2017 – $23.2B
- 2018 – $40.1B
- 2019 – $50B
- 2020 – $36.8B
- 2021 – $18.6B(April)