Adani Group Chairman Gautam Adani has become the third richest person in the world according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. He has surpassed Louis Vuitton’s Bernard Arnault and is the first Asian to achieve this distinction.
Adani is just behind Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and Tesla’s Elon Musk. Adani’s net worth is currently USD 137B. Mukesh Ambani of Reliance Industries is in the 11th spot with a net worth of USD 91.9 billion. The Bloomberg Billionaires Index is a daily ranking index of the world’s billionaires and is updated everyday at the close of the trading day in New York.
The Adani Group deals in areas of ports, power, green energy, gas, airports etc and is planning to foray into the telecom sector too.