Mukesh Ambani becomes richest Asian leaving China’s Jack Ma behind
The Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani has become the richest Asian. He has dethroned China's Jack Ma from the 10th position
Indian business tycoon, Mukesh Ambani has become the 10th richest billionaires in the world. According to Forbes, the chairman and the managing director of Reliance Industries has become Asia’s richest person and he has dethroned China’s Jack Ma from the position. The Forbes’ annual list featuring the world’s billionaires is out now and the topper is Amazon’s CEO, Jeff Bezos for the fourth consecutive time.
Mukesh Ambani is among the richest people in India and now he has become the richest in Asia. He has been ranked 10 on the global billionaires’ list. With a net worth of USD 84.5 billion, he has replaced China’s Jack Ma in Forbes’ annual list of top billionaires. Forbes stated, “Ambani has become the richest person in Asia, ranked Number 10 and worth an estimated $84.5 billion. He nudges out Jack Ma of China, Asia’s richest person a year ago, whose rank dropped to 26 (from 17 last year) despite a nearly $10 billion jump in his fortune to $48.4 billion.”
Adani Group’s Chairman Gautam Adani, who is the second richest person in India has been ranked 24th on the global list of billionaires. His net worth is $50.5 billion. Also, the Chairman of the Poonawalla Group and founder of the Serum Institute of India, Cyrus Poonawalla has been ranked 169th on the Forbes list.
The top three people on the list are Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and Bernard Arnault & Family respectively.
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