According to the latest annual list of Forbes business magazine, which produces an annual list of the richest billionaires worldwide every year, has published its list for the year 2018.
The Forbes Magazine Annual Report
This magazine has chosen 2,208 billionaires from all over the world this year.
Out of these 2,208 billionaires, there are 121 Indian billionaires are from India.
Last year this magazine has chosen 102 billionaires only from India, so this year list contains 19 more billionaires from India than last year. It is really a very proud moment for every Indian that our country is growing day by day. According to the list, India is the third largest group of the richest people after those from the US and China.
Here, we are providing the list of all 100 Indian billionaires in a tabular form along with their net worth and their occupation.
The top 3 Indian Billionaires are:
1. Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani, the Chairman of the Reliance Industries, has grown richer by $16.9 billion in 2018 with the net worth $40.1 billion. He is now climbed up to the 19th global rank on the Forbes’ list of 2,208 billionaires worldwide 2018.
Last year in 2017, he was in the 33rd position with the net worth of $23.2 billion.
2. Azim Premji
Azim Premji, the chairman of Wipro Limited, has got the second place in the list of the richest Indians in 2018. He left behind Lakshmi Mittal, the global steel magnate and secure the second place. He is now climbed to 58th global rank with the net worth $18.8 billion in 2018.
Last year in 2017, he was in the 72nd position with the net worth of $14.9 billion.
3. Lakshmi Mittal
Lakshmi Nivas Mittal, the chairman, and CEO of ArcelorMittal, the global steelmaker, secured the third position in the Forbes’ list amongst the Indian billionaires with the net worth $18.5 billion in 2018. Although his net worth is increased by $2.1 billion, he came down to the 62nd rank on the global list.
Last year in 2017, he was in the 56th position with the net worth of $16.4 billion.