Mukesh Ambani: Who does not know Mukesh Ambani, Indian industrialist and chairman of Reliance Industries. His name comes first in the Forbes 2023 list of 100 richest Indians. Mukesh Ambani’s net worth has been estimated at 92 billion dollars i.e. about Rs 7.6 lakh crore.
Mukesh Ambani’s father Dhirubhai Ambani laid the foundation of Reliance Industries in 1966. Dhirubhai Ambani worked in petrochemical, refinery, oil and gas exploration and other industries in India. He introduced new directions for industries in India and became a successful businessman.
Dhirubhai Ambani died on 6 July 2002. After this, Mukesh Ambani became the chairman of Reliance Industries. Under his leadership the company is continuously reaching new heights. Ambani’s this year Jio Financial Services Has been listed in the stock market. Also, the appointment of his children as non-executive directors in the Reliance board was in the news.
But, do you know that Mukesh Ambani was not born in India. He was born on 19 April 1957 in Yemen. Till this time Dhirubhai had not started his business. He was working in Yemen. He received his early education at Abay Morischa School in Mumbai and after this, he studied till graduation in Chemical Engineering.
Mukesh Ambani is a vegetarian. But, to compete with KFC, he once opened his own company called RIL’s Chicken Came First. However, the company had to face a lot of opposition. Due to this, he left his work. He had to suffer a lot due to this.
Now Mukesh Ambani is the richest man in India. Therefore, his car will also be the most expensive car in the world. Yes, according to media reports, he has an armed BMW -760L-I whose price is said to be around Rs 9 crore. Apart from this, Mukesh Ambani has received Z category security from the government. For this the government spends about Rs 20 lakh every month.
Mukesh Ambani’s house Antilia has always been a subject of curiosity for the people. But, do you know that 600 servants work in his house. Also, there is space to park 170 vehicles. There are also 3 helipads on the roof of the house. Apart from this, a movie theater with seating capacity of 50 people, personal gym and snow room to escape from the heat have also been built.
You will be surprised to know that Mukesh Ambani wanted to become a teacher. However, in 1981 he had to enter the family business. Ambani says that his father is his source of inspiration. He works just like his father used to do.