Rupert Hoogewerf
Rupert Hoogewerf (Photo credit: Fantake)

The fourteen-year old Hurun China rich list has this week also launched into India, announced its founder Rupert Hoogewerf. The important milestone was widely reported in India’s media.


Energy tycoon and Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani is the country’s richest man with a personal fortune of $19.3 billion..

According to China-based research firm Hurun’s inaugural India Rich List, Ambani is followed by the London-based steel baron L N Mittal who has a wealth of $16.9 billion.

Among others in the top 10 are: Wipro’s Azim Premji (USD 12.3 billion), Dilip Shanghvi of Sun  Pharmaceuticals (USD 8.5 billion), Pallonji Mistry of Shapoorji Pallonji & Co (USD 7.9 billion), Shashi & Ravi Ruia (Essar Energy, USD 7.2 billion) and Adi Godrej (Godrej Group, USD 6.9 billion).

More in PTI.

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