Forbes Billionaires List 2022: Forbes has released the list of India’s richest, in which the name of Mukesh Ambani is on the top, while the second is the name of Gautam Adani of Adani Group. SpaceX’s Elon Musk tops the list of world’s riches.
Forbes Billionaires List 2022: According to Forbes Billionaires List 2022 (Forbes Billionaires List 2022) , Mukesh Ambani, chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries , as the richest Indian with a net worth of $ 90.7 billion. remain on top.
Tesla and SpaceX chief Elon Musk has emerged as the world ‘s richest person . It is followed by Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and Louis Vuitton chief Bernard Arnault.
Ambani is ranked 10th on the global list, followed by fellow industrialist and Adani Group founder Gautam Adani, whose wealth has grown by nearly $40 billion from the previous year to an estimated $90 billion.
Other prominent faces in the list include Shiv Nadar, Cyrus Poonawalla, Radhakishan Damani, Lakshmi Mittal, Savitri Jindal, Kumar Mangalam Birla, Dilip Shanghvi, Uday Kotak and Sunil Mittal.
10 Richest Indians in Forbes Billionaires List 2022
- Mukesh Ambani ($90.7 billion) – 10th rank
- Gautam Adani ($90 billion) – 11th rank
- Shiv Nadar ($28.7 billion) – 47th rank
- Cyrus Poonawala (24 24.3 billion) – Rank 56th
- Radhakishan Damani ($20 billion) – 81st rank
- Lakshmi Mittal ($17.9 billion) – 89th rank
- Savitri Jindal and family ($17.7 billion) – 91st rank
- Kumar Birla ($16.5 billion) – 106th rank
- Dilip Shanghvi ($15.6 billion) – 115th rank
- Uday Kotak ($15.3 billion) – 129th rank
According to a Forbes report, Indian billionaires rose to a record high of 166 from 140 last year, with a net worth of $760 billion.
Vaccine maker Cyrus Poonawalla, whose Serum Institute of India along with Covishield has become the country’s largest Covid-19 vaccine manufacturer. He almost doubled his income in a year.
29 new people have also joined the list of Indian billionaires, the most prominent of which is Falguni Nair. Is the founder of the beauty and fashion website Nykaa. Nair became the richest self-made woman in the country after a successful IPO in November last year that brought her into the billion club.
Forbes said that the world’s billionaire club has declined by 87 compared to 2021. The latest list totals 2,668 individuals with a net worth of $12.7 trillion – $400 billion less than the previous year.