The Forbes India Rich List 2019
Mukesh Ambani topped the The Forbes India Rich List for the consecutive 12th time with a wealth of $51.4 billion. Gautam Adani with a net worth of $15.7 billion has jumped to 2nd position from last year?s 10 rank. Azim Premji has dropped down to 17th place who was last year at number 2. There were some new entries to the list which are Byju’s Founder and CEO, Byju Raveendran, Manohar Lal and Madhusudan Agarwal of Haldiram Snacks, Rajesh Mehra of Jaquar and Sandeep Engineer of Astral Poly Technik. According to Forbes list, there has been a decrease of 8% in the total wealth of businessmen as compared to last year.