Bengaluru is a rich city in India in which many billionaires and businessmen have born. According to Barclay’s Harun India Rich list, the most of the richest persons are from namma Bengaluru. Bangaloreans are getting rich day by day, and are emerging as world beaters at creating wealth. Their journey to achieve this status always motivate and inspire people to try for a specific goal in their life. Here is the list of the richest people in Bengaluru.
Azim Premji :
Azim Hashim Premji was born on 24 July 1945. He is an Indian business magnate, who is the chairman of Wipro Limited, leading computer products, and software making company in India. Premji holds 79 percent of the share in the company and also owns a private equity fund ‘PremjiInvest’, which manages his $1 billion personal portfolios. He is worth Rs.96,100 crore.
Jitu Virwani has over 3 decades of experience in real estate and property development. He is the Chairman and Managing Director of Embassy Property Developments. He is responsible for the overall management of the company. He is also a member of the Young Presidents Organisation and a member of the Equestrian Federation of India. He owns one of India’s largest privately owned horse riding academies in Bengaluru and has founded the Stonehill International School at Bengaluru. His net worth is Rs.23,200crore.
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw:
Kiran Shaw is India’s richest self-made woman, who founded biopharma form Biocon in 1978. She is the chairperson and managing director of Biocon Limited and the chairperson of Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. Biocon makes a range of generics to treat, among much else, autoimmune diseases, diabetes, and cancer. The company is Asia’s largest insulin producer with a factory in Malaysia’s Johor region. Her net worth is Rs.22,700 crore.
Dr. Ranjan Pai :
Dr. Ranjan Pai is the young, dynamic Chairman of the Manipal Education and Medical Group (MEMG), the corporate holding entity of the group that focuses on Education, Healthcare and Research. He began his career as the Managing Director of the Melaka Manipal Medical College in Malaysia, which he conceived as a world-class international medical college, further strengthening Manipal Global’s global footprint. His net worth is Rs.14,300 crore.
The list is endless. Among the prominent are Infosys Founder N.R.Narayana Murthy, his son Rohan Murthy, Nandan Nilekani, Binny Bansal, and Sachin Bansal – Founders of Flipkart, P.N.C.Menon – PNC Investments, Dhiraj Rajaram – Mu Sigma, Sudha Gopalakrishnan wife of Infosys co-founder Krish Gopalakrishnan, Sundar Genomal – Page Industries.
According to the list, 70 individuals with net-worth exceeding Rs.1,000 crore are from Bengaluru with a collective wealth of Rs.3.46 L Cr.
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