|Birth Day:||October 29, 1956|
|Birth Place:||Cochin, India, India|
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With the net worth of $640 Million, Joy Alukkas is the # 1319 richest person on earth all the time follow our database.
In 2018, Forbes Middle East ranked Joy Alukkas among the Top Indian Leaders in the region. He received the Dubai Quality Appreciation Award from H.H. Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai and the ‘Business Excellence Award’ from H.H. Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Culture, Youth and Social Development. As of 2018, his total net worth was estimated at US$2 billion by Forbes.
Joy Alukkas was born in Thrissur, Kerala, on 29 October 1956. His father, Varghese Alukkas was a renowned jeweller and started his first jewellery showroom in 1956. Following in his father's footsteps, Joy Alukkas opened his inaugural jewellery showroom in Abu Dhabi, UAE, in 1987, and subsequent branches in Dubai, Sharjah, Al Ain and Ras Al-Khaimah, under the group Alukkas Jewellery. In 2001, the group bifurcated from the parent company and Joyalukkas Jewellery came into existence. The group has two headquarters – one in Thrissur, Kerala and one in Dubai, UAE.
In 1984, Joy Alukkas married Jolly Joy, who currently heads Joyalukkas Foundation; the CSR division of the company. Together, they have four children: Flynn Joy Paul, John Paul, Mary Antony, and Elsa Joy Alukkas, who are actively involved in the business.
Following the establishment of his first jewellery showroom in 1987, Joy Alukkas deftly expanded his company into a chain of more than 160 jewellery showrooms spread across 11 countries around the world including USA, UK, UAE, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait and the Saudi Arabia, serving over 10 million customers.
In 2007, he opened the world's largest gold & diamond jewellery showroom, and the first Diamond Cave, in Chennai, India.
In May 2018, the group donated Rs. 20 million as a relief fund for victims of the Cyclone Ockhi. After the devastating Kerala Floods in September 2018, the Joyalukkas Foundation announced that it would build 250 houses for those who have lost their homes.
Currently, Joy Alukkas is 66 years, 3 months and 9 days old. Joy Alukkas will celebrate 67th birthday on a Sunday 29th of October 2023. Below we countdown to Joy Alukkas upcoming birthday.