Mukesh Ambani India’s richest business tycoon is worth $22.3 billion. Let’s take a glimpse of the unknown facts about him:

  • Hails from a Middle-Class family.

Born in a lower-middle-class family Ambani was raised in a two bedroom apartment in Mumbai. During his young days, Ambani used public transport for commuting.

  • Interest in Hockey

During his childhood, Ambani lost focus on studies and was drawn towards Hockey.

  • Industrial association since Childhood

Ambani studied along with Adi Godrej, Anand Mahindra and Anand Jain who happen to be leading business magnets today.

  • Discontinued Post-Graduation

Ambani had to stop from pursuing his Masters in Business Administration as he had to join hands with his father Dhirubai Ambani to establish a Polyester Filament Yarn (PFY) Manufacturing Plant.

  • An introvert in nature

Ambani was a shy person in nature and is not comfortable addressing the crowd.

  • Teetotaller and Pure Vegetarian

Ambani has never consumed alcohol in his life and also a pure vegetarian.

  • Owns world’s most luxurious house

Ambani is the owner of the world’s most expensive residential property- Antilia located in South Mumbai estimated to be around $1 billion. Antilia has about 27 stories and more than 600 working staffs.

  • Contributes about 5% of India’s GDP

Reliance industries contribute nearly 5% of India’s GDP.

  • World’s largest refinery

Ambani’s custom-made refinery in Jamnagar, Gujarat has an installed capacity of 668000 barrels/day which happens to be world’s largest.

  • Customised Vanity Van

Ambani commissioned his vanity van worth 25 crores.