According to Forbes magazine, Mukesh Ambani is the richest man in India with a net worth of 22.6 billion dollars.
The Ambani’s is a small family consisting of Mukesh Ambani, his wife Nita and their three kids, Akash, Isha, and Anant.
Here are 10 interesting facts about the richest family in India:
Mukesh has a secret brother
Anil Ambani is also one of the richest individuals in India, apart from his brother. The two brothers started their business together but eventually separated their business due to some internal disputes.
However, after all these years they seem to have resolved their disputes and considered to be on good terms.
Nita Ambani Philanthropic Lifestyle
Nita always wanted to be a dancer, but she holds a degree in interior designing and teaching. She is involved in a number of Philanthropic activities and charity programs, regarding poverty and education rights.
Today she is the chairperson of Dhirubhari Ambani International School.
Forget About The Price Tag
Despite being the wealthiest man in India, Mukesh Ambani is not brand oriented at all. He doesn’t care about branded clothes and prefer wearing what he’s comfortable in.
The family is a vegetarian and can be spotted in local Indian restaurants dining.
A Young Heiress
Daughter of Mukesh and Nita, Isha Ambani is the youngest billionaire heiress. Isha was ranked second in Forbes in Top ten billionaire heiresses of 2008.
At an age of 16, she was the owner of 80 million dollar share of Reliance Industries. Currently, she’s studying at Yale and doing majors in Psychology and South Asian studies.
Mukesh Ambani holds a number of records and awards to his name. Forbes magazine ranked him 13th in Asia’s most powerful people in business.
In 2012 he was included in the list of most powerful Digital Indians.
Like Father Like Son
Akash Ambani is the oldest son of Mukesh Ambani. According to several reports Akash has attended numerous deal signings with his father, and is already in the process of following his father’s footsteps.