Source of Wealth, Chairman & MD of Reliance Industries ,,,
As chairman and primary shareholder of Reliance Industries Limited, India’s second-most valuable company, Mukesh Ambani has expanded the business from polyesters and textiles to chemical refining and other heavy industries. Not only has this earned Ambani a place in the List of Billionaires, it has made him the richest man in India and the second-richest man in all of Asia.
Together with his brother, Anil, and their families, Ambani built and currently resides in a 27-storey home in the city of Mumbai. Named Antilia and valued at $1 billion, it is considered the most expensive home in the world.
Ambani is fluent in English, having studied for an MBA at Stanford University before dropping out to help his father found Reliance. He has also served on the board of directors of the Bank of America Corporation and is the current chairman of the board for the prestigious Indian business school, the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore.