Mukesh Tops Forbes Richest Indians List

IAS Prelims 2023

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani has topped the Forbes’ ‘100 Richest Indians’ list with a net worth of $22.7 billion. This is the ninth year in a row that Ambani has topped the list.

Dilip Shanghvi is at number two with a net worth of $16.9 billion.

Third spot is bagged by the Hinduja brothers with a net worth of $15.2 billion.

Azim Premji is on number four on the list with a net worth of $15 billion.

Pallonji Mistry takes the fifth spot with net worth of $13.9 billion.

Lakshmi Mittal ranks to number six with net worth of $12.5 billion.

Seventh is the Godrej Family with net worth of $12.4 billion.

Shiv Nadar, cofounder of HCL Group is at eighth with a net worth of $11.4 billion.

Kumar Mangalam Birla comes in at ninth spot with net worth of $8.8 billion.

Cyrus Poonawalla is the 10th richest Indian with a net worth of $8.6 billion.

Acharya Balkrishna, who holds about 97 per cent stake in Patanjali Ayurveda, has debuted on the list with 48th rank.