Top 10 Richest People in India 2017: Forbes List

According to Forbes Magazine, India has world’s fourth largest number of billionaires. The US tops the list with 565 billionaires followed by China (319), Germany (114) and India at fourth with 101. Faster economic growth coupled with expansion of Indian businesses into other geographies of world is driving wealth creation for Indian businesses. Interesting to see the list of Top 10 Richest People in India 2017.

According to Forbes, Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani is the richest person in India with net worth of $22.7 billion. Reliance gets most of its revenues from Oil & Gas and Petrochemical business while they are also diversifying into retail and telecom. Sun Pharmaceuticals founder Dilip Shanghvi is at 2nd position with $16.9 billion followed by Hinduja Family ($15.2 billion).  It is the first time that India has more than 100 billionaires indicating emergence of its economy as one of most important in the world.   

Following is the list of Top 10 Richest People in India 2017

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