Mukesh Ambani Biography
|Celebrated Name:||Mukesh Ambani|
|Birth Name:||Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani|
|Birth Date:||19th of April, 1957|
|Age:||62 Years Old|
|Birth Place:||British Crown Colony, Aden|
|Height:||169 cm / 1.69 m|
|Weight:||90 kg / 198 lbs|
|Spouse (Name):||Nita Ambani|
|Net Worth:||$60.8 Billion|
|Last Updated:||March 2020|
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is an Indian billionaire. He is the director and chairman of Reliance Industries Limited. He holds the highest shares in the company at the moment. Reliance is a fortune Global 500 company and one of the most valuable in the whole of India. As of 2020, Mukesh Ambani net worth is $60.8 billion. He was once the richest man in Asia but has since lost the title to someone else. He is currently the 13th richest man in the world.
Mukesh Ambani Biography
Mukesh Dhirubhaai Ambani was born to Dhirubhai Ambani and Kokilaben Ambani on the 19th of April, 1957 in the British Crown Colony of Aden. He has three other siblings, a brother, Anil Ambani and two sisters, Nina Bhadrashyam Kothari and Dipti Dattaraj Salgaocar. Their family lived in Yemen for some time before they relocated to India back in 1958. After their move, their father started a business that dealt in trading spices and textiles. It was first named “Vimal” and then changed to “Only Vimal”.
Ambani was raised in Mumbai in a two-bedroom apartment until the family had a financial breakthrough in the 1970s. As a result, the family had to move to a larger house, a fourteen-floor apartment in Coloba. He attended the Hill Grange High School in Mumbai with his brother and later went to Institute of Chemical Technology. He got a BE degree from the school in Chemical Engineering. After this, he enrolled at Stanford University for an MBA but later withdrew. The reason for that decision was to assist his father in building Reliance. His father put him in charge of the yarn manufacturing project in the company.
While growing up, the now billionaire enjoyed playing hockey and football. Additionally, he loved taking trips to villages. Before the Mukesh Ambani net worth became this massive, this how his childhood was.
Mukesh Ambani Career
Virtually all the income constituting Mukesh Ambani net worth comes from his career as a successful businessman. It began when he withdrew from Stanford to join his father and they started running the family business together. The company had already experienced expansion and was dealing with petrochemicals and refining. He also established a polyester yarn manufacturing plant. After a while, he started to create integration from textiles to fibers and then to petrochemicals.
Mukesh Ambani was in charge of establishing 51 new manufacturing facilities which helped to develop technology in the company. After some years, his father passed away and Mukesh and his brother divided the business into two sections.
He is now the Managing director, Chairman of his own company “Reliance Industries Limited”. The company is among the topmost valuable in England and also a Fortune 500 company. Mr. Ambani is part of corporations like “Board of Indian Institute of Management”, “International Advisory Board of the Council on Foreign Relations”, and “Bank of America”. This man has built his net worth as one of the most successful men in history.
Age, Weight, and Height
Ambani Mukesh was born on the 19th of April, 1967 and he is currently 62 years old. He is 1.69 m (169 cm) tall and weighs 90 kg (198 lbs).
Mukesh Ambani Net Worth
Mukesh Ambani net worth makes him live a luxurious life. He lives with his family in the Antilia Building, a 27-story building in Mumbai which is worth about $1 billion. When he built the mansion, it was the most expensive building in the world. To maintain it, he needs 600 staff. The mansion consists of a 160-car garage, fitness center, swimming pool, movie theatre, and three helipads.
He has a 44.7 stake in the company and receives a huge sum of money as salary every year. In 2016, he was number 38 on Forbes List of India’s richest people and it has been so for the past ten years. On Forbes list of the most powerful people in the world, he is the only business person there. In 2018, he was also ranked as the 18th -wealthiest person in the world as he then had a net worth of $44.3 billion. Excluding North America and Europe, Ambani is the richest person in the rest continents. He is also the richest sports owner in the world according to Forbes in 2012 because he owns “Mumbai Indians”, “Indian Premier League” and “Indian Super League”.
As of 2020, Mukesh Ambani net worth is approximately $60.8 billion.
Mukesh Ambani got married to Nita Ambani in 1985 and they are still married till date. Nita is also a chairperson in the company. Their union is blessed with three children. They have two boys, Anant and Akash Ambani and a daughter, Isha. Their marriage was an arranged one from Mukesh’s father.
The billionaire gave his wife an Airbus A319 that costs $60 million when he celebrated her 44th birthday. The airbus is very powerful and can take 180 passengers and also consists of a bedroom, living room, satellite television, WiFi, Jacuzzi, sky bar and an office.
In 200, he also bought an IPL cricket team “Mumbai Indians” at $111.9 million. He likes to visit a restaurant named Mysore Care and looks to eat idli sambar. He is a huge fan of Bollywood movies which he says he watches 3 every week. The business tycoon is also a vegetarian and spends a considerable amount of time with his wife and kids every Sunday.
That is all there is to know about the business tycoon Mukesh Ambani net worth, private life, success story and background. The one is one of the richest and most powerful in the whole world.