Top 10 richest women in India 2018-19
According to the latest report by Kotak, Wealth Hurun shows the number of billionaires increased by 259, the total number of billionaires are 2,208. Of course, 121 billionaires come from India, since last year India added 19 new billionaires.
Women are considered slow in India, yet surely raising their women power. The number of women entrepreneurs entering the business arena is increasing day by day. Here, we give you the list of those ten women who have no opposition with regards to their total assets.
Having a net worth of 38,570cr, she stands at the 810th position in the world. Two years ago, she was in the news when she bought a heritage home worth $60 million which once belonged to India’s atomic energy pioneer Homi Bhabha.
Roshni Nadar CEO and managing director of HCL spot at second with 30,200 crores. She is the daughter of the billionaire businessman Shiv Nadar.
Indu is the Chairperson of the media group Bennett Coleman & Co which publishes the world largest daily newspapers, The Times Of India, The Economic Times and The Wall Street Journal. She has a global rank of 549 and a net worth of 26,240cr.
Biocon’s top boss, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw came in at the fourth spot with a net worth of Rs 24,790 crore. In 1978, she laid the foundations of Biocon as a biopharmaceutical company after which there was no looking back.
Kiran Nadar is a wife of HCL founder Shiv Nadar, came in at the 5th spot in the Kotak Wealth Hurun list with a total net worth of Rs 20,120 crore in 2018. Kiran Nadar is a trustee of Shiv Nadar Foundation and the chairman of the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art.
Leena Gandhi Tewari is a chairperson of the private healthcare provider USV Pharma, Leena came at the sixth position on the list with a total wealth of Rs 10,730 crore.
Sangita Jindal raked on the 7th spot with Rs 10,450 crore in net worth.she is chairman of the JSW Foundation. Her organization runs social development projects in the name of JSW Group.
Jayshree Ullal has report estimates her wealth to be around Rs 9,500 crore.she is CEO of Arista Networks.this company deals in cloud networking.
Thermax chairperson Anu Aga was next on the list with Rs 8550 crore. She joined the company in 1985 and acquired full control of the company in 1996 after her husband’s death.
Shradha Agarwal is the co-founder of Outcome Health, with the total net wealth of Rs 8,200 crore. She is the youngest women to feature in the top 100 list.