Gautam Adani, Chairman of the Adani group has overtaken Warren Buffet to become the fifth richest person in the world according to data by Forbes.
The net worth of 59 year old Adani surged to $123.7 billion while 91 year old Warren Buffet’s net worth stood at $121.7 billion.
Adani is now the richest person in India and is richer than Mukesh Ambani whose net worth is around $104.7 billion.
According to Forbes real time billionaire tracker, there are only 4 people in the world who are richer than Adani. They are Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates. French luxury goods king Bernard Arnault, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and Tesla and SpaceX chief Elon Musk.