Women in our Indian business industry are touching skies with their talent and business minds. Some are handling and managing business inherited by their families while others are self-made.
Here is a list of 5 richest women in India.
1. Savitri Jindal
She is the chairperson of Jindal Group. Jindal Group has ventured in steel, power, cement, and infrastructure. Each of Savitri’s sons run these four divisions. Since Savitri took charge of the business, the revenue of the Jindal Group has not stopped rising.
2. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
Kiran is the richest and self-made woman in the country. She is the Founder and Executive Chairperson of Biocon. Her net worth is $4.6 billion.
3. Vinod Rai Gupta
Vinod Rai Gupta runs Havells India. It was founded by her late husband Qimat Rai Gupta in 1958. His son, Anil and Vinod hold a 40% stake in the firm. She is the only one on the list who lost some portion of her wealth this year.
4. Leena Tewari
She is the heir of USV India. This pharma giant was set up by her father Vithal Gandhi in 1961. It is run by Leena’s husband, Prashant. Her net worth is $3 billion.
5. Mallika Srinivasan
Mallika is the Chairperson and CEO of Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited (TAFE). It the world’s third-largest tractor making company. Her net worth is $2.45 billion.