India is one beautiful country in the southern part of Asia. It has a lot of beautiful places and sights to offer. It is also a very historical country. Its progressive capital city is the New Delhi. The question is, who are the top 10 richest people in India in 2015?
10. Desh Bandhu Gupta
Also called as “DBG”, he is actually a 77-year-old Indian businessman who happens to be successful in the pharmaceutical industry. He has big stock shares in the generics company known as Lupin, and this is exactly where he gets his net income that reaches as much as $5.8 billion.
9. Cyrus Poonawalla
Serum Institute of India is a private company owned by Cyrus Poonawalla. This company is very popular in producing vaccine. In fact, it is ranked as the number company in the entire world when it comes to vaccine formulation. He’s currently 74 years old and he has a $6.6 billion net worth.
8. Sunil Mittal
This Indian business tycoon has a net worth of $6.6 billion. At his current age of 57, he is still very active in pulling more and more business profit to his telecom company known as Bharti Airtel. Basing on the subscribers, this telecom company is ranked 4th in the entire world.
7. Gautam Adani
He’s 53 years old, and has a net worth of $6.6 billion. He’s an Indian port tycoon who owns Adani Enterprises. Adani’s business profit began to soar higher when he was recognized as a good friend of Narendra Modi, India’s Prime Minister. His company deals with infrastructure and commodities.
6. Uday Kotak
This 56-year-old businessman is into baking. He owns a bank known as Kotak Mahindra Bank. His business deal with ING Vysya Bank, which happens to be his rival, marks the start of his popularity as one of the richest persons in India. His net income is around $7.2 billion.