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10 Facts About Mukesh Ambani

Facts About Mukesh Ambani
  • Mukesh Ambani was not born in India, he was born in Aden, Yemen in 1957. 
  • His father the great Dhirubhai Ambani moved to Bombay with his family in 1958 to start his own business. 
  • Mukesh Ambani cleared IITJEE and joined IIT Bombay and later left to join ICT, Mumbai (the UDCT) 
  • In 2009, He was ranked the 5th best performing CEO in the world by the Harvard Business Review in its top 50.
  • He was the only Indian to feature in that list and shared space with Steve Jobs of Apple, Yun Jong-Yong of Samsung Electronics.
  • Antilia, his 27 storey home in Mumbai costed $1 Billion to build and reportedly needs a fulltime staff of 600 to maintain.
  • Amid peak traffic, he asked Neeta Ambani to marry him and refused to start the car until she accepted the proposal.
  • He earns an annual salary of Rs 15 crore, which has remained unchanged for the past 5 years.
  • Mukesh is known for his modest behavior. He enjoys traditional Indian dishes and he is a vegetarian.
  • Mukesh Ambani has absolutely no knowledge of fashion brands. He says that he is willing to wear anything that feels comfortable.