TOP 7 RICHEST WOMEN IN INDIA
An article based on Women Empowerment.
1. Roshni Nadar Malhotra :
source of wealth – HCL Enterprise
Residence – New Delhi, India
Education – Master of Business Administration, Kellog School of Management, Bachelor of Arts/Science, Northwestern University.
Roshni Nadar Malhotra is the CEO as well as Executive Director of HCL Corporation. Besides, she is also the chairperson of HCL Technology, a leading global technology organization.
Forbes Featured her in ‘The world’s 100 most Powerful Women’s list compelled and released in 2017,2018 and 2019 consecutively. In 2020 Forbes also featured her among the 25 most powerful Businesswomen in Asia.
2. Kiran Mazumdar – Shaw :
Net-worth – $4.6 B
Source of wealth – Biopharmaceuticals
residence – Bangalore, India
Education – Bachelor of Arts/Science, Bangalore University, Master of Science, Melbourne University
An Indian Billionaire entrepreneur Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is a settler Biotechnology industry in India. It is also the country’s leading Biotechnology enterprise, Biocon.
As a global influencer, she is ranked among the world’s 25 Most Influential People in Biopharma by Fierce Biotech, Forbes magazine’s world’s 100 most powerful women, and also Fortune’s top 25 most powerful women in Asia- Pacific.
3. Leena Tiwari :
Net-worth – $3B
Source of Wealth – Pharmaceuticals.
Residence – Mumbai, India.
Education – B.com, Bombay University, Master of Business Administration, Boston University
Leena Tiwari is the Chairperson of the privately held company USV pharma. The company used to import medicines and later branched off into manufacturing in a joint venture with an American Company in 1960.
4. Nilima Motaparti :
Source of Wealth – Pharmaceuticals (Health care)
Education – Master’s Degree, University of Glasgow
Nilima Motaparti is the 4th richest and powerful woman in India. Nilima is also the Director of Divi’s Laboratories Ltd.
5. Radha Vembu :
Net worth – $1.2 B
Source of Wealth – Technology
Education – Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Radha Vembu gets her wealth from her stake in privately held ZOHO corp, which offers business software on the cloud. Radha Vembu has also managed to position the product among the top five Business e-mail providers globally, competing with Microsoft and Google.
6. Jayshree Ullal :
Net worth – $1.4B
source of wealth – Computer Networking
Jayshree Ullal has been president and CEO of Arista Networks, 19 computer networking firms, since 2008. Jayshree was born in London and raised in India; she is now one of American’s wealthiest female executives.
7. Renu Munjal:
Net worth – Rs 8946 cr.
Source of wealth – Hero Fincorp
Renu Munjal is the Managing Director/ Executive Director of Hero Fincorp/Hero Motocorp. She is also involved in many CRS projects, including setting up and managing a K12 school and vocational pieces of training. She also takes part in projects concerning Women’s empowerment.
Written by – Rajan Kumar