Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani, an Indian billionaire popularly called Mukesh Ambani. He holds a large number of shares in Reliance Industries Limited, is the Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries Ltd. Mukesh Ambani has done his B.E, from Institute of Chemical Technology. Later he enrolled for M.B.A in Stanford University but discontinued in middle, in order to help his father in establishing Reliance Industry. His wife is Nita Ambani and he has 3 children. Mukesh Ambani was born on 19th April 1957 to Late Sri Dhirubhai Ambani. Mukesh Ambani has one younger brother Anil Ambani and 2 sisters. They lived in Yemen in their early life.
Road to India
Later they came back to India to start trading business mainly textiles and spices. They Started their business in the early stage, by the brand “Vimal”. He lived a very simple life in the beginning of their days in india. Dhirubhai purchased a fourteen floors Apartment called ‘Sea Wind’ in Colaba. Whereas both the brothers Anil and Mukesh together lived in the same apartment for many years.
Influential Persons to Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani has been quoted that he was influenced by his Professors William F. Sharpe and Man Mohan Sharma because they are “the kind of Professors who made him think out of the Box”.
Mukesh helped his father to run his family Business, Reliance Industries and they expanded to Refinery, Petrochemicals, Retail and telecommunications industries. Later, they diversified into Reliance Jio, which is the top 5 telecommunication services.
He also won Indian Premier League Franchise Mumbai Indians. He is also the founder of Indian super League & Football League in India. Antilia is the world’s most expensive private residence, i.e. where he lives.
- Ernst and Young Entrepreneur Award.
- Global Leadership Award
- Foreign Associate, U.S.
- National Academy of Engineering
- These are some of the awards and there are many to pen.
India is very fortunate to have such a business Tycoon. He is ranked among the richest people in the world. Reliance is the most valuable company in terms of market value. That shows his brilliance and success. Pandemic affected Mukesh Ambani’s net worth, dropped 28% to $48 billion in 2 months.