Gautam Adani
Gautam Adani

Celebrity Profile

Name: Gautam Adani
Occupation: Entrepreneur
Gender: Male
Height: 167 cm (5' 6'')
Birth Day: June 24, 1962
Age: 58
Birth Place: Ahmedabad, India
Zodiac Sign: Cancer

Social Accounts

Height: 167 cm (5' 6'')
Weight: 85 kg
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Blood Type N/A
Tattoo(s) N/A

Family

Wife/Spouse Priti Adani (Dental Surgeon, Managing Trustee in the Adani Group of Companies)
Gautam Adani Wife Priti Adani
Affairs / Girlfriends Not Known
Children (2) Sons- Karan Adani (CEO of Adani Ports and SEZ)
Gautam Adani Son Karan_Adani
Jeet Adani
Gautam Adani Son Jeet Adani
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Shantilal Adani
Mother- Shanta Adani
Brother- Vinod Adani
Gautam Adani Brother Shantilal Adani
Sisters-Unknown

Gautam Adani

Gautam Adani was born on June 24, 1962 in Ahmedabad, India (58 years old). Gautam Adani is an Entrepreneur, zodiac sign: Cancer. Find out Gautam Adaninet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.

Trivia

He helped grow his gas and energy empire by establishing the Mundra port in India.

Net Worth

Net Worth 2020

$15.7 Billion

Salary 2020

Not known

With the net worth of $15.7 Billion, Gautam Adani is the # 96 richest person on earth all the time follow our database.

Gautam Adani Net Worth Detail

According to Forbes, his family's net worth is estimated to be around US$25.2 billion as of October. 2020. He is the second richest man in India, a spot attained in 2019. In 2019, he was ranked as the third most powerful person in India by India Today. As of 2018 he had a 66% stake in Adani Ports & SEZ Limited, 75% stake in Adani Enterprises, 73% stake in Adani Power, and a 75% stake in Adani Transmission.

Gautam Adani Cars

BMW Ferrari Limousines

Before Fame

His first business was a diamond brokerage business at the age of 20. He founded Adani Group in 1988.

Biography Timeline

1962

Gautam Adani was born on 24 June 1962 in a Jain family to Shantilal and Shanti Adani in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. He has 7 siblings and his parents had migrated from the town of Tharad in the northern part of Gujarat. His father was a textile merchant. He was educated at Sheth Chimanlal Nagindas Vidyalaya school in Ahmedabad. He enrolled in a bachelor's degree in commerce at Gujarat University, but dropped out after the second year. Adani was keen on business, but not his father's textile business.

1978

In 1978, as a teenager, Adani moved to Mumbai to work as a diamond sorter for Mahendra Brothers. He worked there for 2-3 years before establishing his own diamond brokerage firm at Zaveri Bazaar, Mumbai.

1981

In 1981, his elder brother Mansukhbhai Adani bought a plastics unit in Ahmedabad and invited him to manage the operations. This venture turned out to be Adani's gateway to global trading through polyvinyl chloride (PVC) imports.

1985

In 1985, he started importing primary polymers for small-scale industries. In 1988, Adani established Adani Exports Limited, now known as Adani Enterprises Limited – the holding company of the Adani Group. Originally, the company dealt in agricultural and power commodities.

1991

In 1991, the economic liberalization policies turned out to be favorable for his company and he started expanding the businesses into trading of metals, textiles, and agro products.

1994

In 1994, the Government of Gujarat announced managerial outsourcing of the Mundra Port and in 1995, Adani got the contract.

1995

In 1995, he set up the first jetty. Originally operated by Mundra Port & Special Economic Zone, the operations were transferred to Adani Ports & SEZ Limited (APSEZ). Today, the company is the largest private multi-port operator. Mundra Port is the largest private sector port in India, with the capacity of handling close to 210 million tons of cargo per annum.

1996

In 1996, the power business arm of the Adani Group – Adani Power Limited was founded by Adani. Adani Power holds thermal power plants with a capacity of 4620 MW, the largest private thermal power producer of the country.

Gautam Adani is the president of the Adani Foundation, funded through the Adani Group. It was founded in 1996. Other than Gujarat, the Foundation operates in the states of Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Odisha.

2006

In 2006, Adani entered the Power generation business. From 2009 to 2012, he acquired Abbot Point Port in Australia and Carmichael Coal in Queensland.

2020

In May 2020, Adani won the world's largest solar bid by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) worth $6 billion. The 8000 MW photovoltaic power plant project will be taken up by Adani Green; and Adani Solar will establish 2000MW of additional solar cell and module manufacturing capacity.

In March 2020, he contributed Rs 100 crore to the PM CARES Fund through his group's philanthropy arm, to fight the Coronavirus outbreak. A contribution of Rs 5 crore was made to the Gujarat CM Relief Fund and Rs 1 crore to the Maharashtra CM Relief Fund.

Family Life

Gautam and his wife Priti Adani had two children: Jeet and Karan.

🎂 Upcoming Birthday

Currently, Gautam Adani is 60 years, 0 months and 2 days old. Gautam Adani will celebrate 61st birthday on a Saturday 24th of June 2023. Below we countdown to Gautam Adani upcoming birthday.

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