Indian women have proved that they are not less than any male in any sector of life.It goes true for business sector also. Here are the top five billionaire businesswoman of India.
Let us see who are the richest businesseswomen of India according to Forbes.
1) Savitri Jindal:-
She is the chairperson Emeritus of Jindal Steel & Power. She took charge of the company after her husband Om Prakash Jindal died in 2005. She also followed the footnote of her husband and joined into politics. She was elected as the cabinet minister for the Haryana government from her late husband’s constituency in 2013. Her net worth is 5.8 billion dollars.
2) Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw:-
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw is the Founder and Executive Chairperson of Biocon. It is a biopharmaceutical company, which has its headquarter in Bengaluru. She founded this company in 1978. She has been honoured with Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. Her net worth is 4.3 billion dollars.
3) Smita Crishna Godrej:-
She owns one fifth of her family business Godrej. Her net worth is 2.2 billion dollars. 70 years old Smita leads the company and its subsidiaries’ digital strategy, brand, legal and M&A departments.
4) Leena Tiwari:-
She is the chairperson of the pharmaceutical company USV India founded by her father Vithal Gandhi in 1961. Her net worth is 1.8 billion dollars. She was placed in the Hurun India Philanthropy List 2019 for a donation of Rs 34 crore.
5) Radha Vembu:-
This graduate of IIT Madras currently holds the position of product manager of the company ZOHO Mall since 2007. Her brother had founded this company as AdventNet in 1996. Her net worth is 1.2 billion dollar