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Mukesh Ambani's Wealth Beats Tech Giants Google Founder And Elon Musk,Becomes World's 6th Richest
Mukesh Ambani is now richer than Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Elon Musk
Mukesh Ambani's Wealth Beats Tech Giants Google Founder And Elon Musk, Becomes World's 6th Richest
New Delhi: India's richest man Mukesh Ambani surged past Silicon tech Elon Musk as well as Alphabet Inc. co-founder Sergey Brin and Larry Page to become the world's sixth-richest person.
Mukesh Ambani the chairman of the Reliance Industries Ltd whose wealth surpassed Warren Buffett's last week, is now worth 72.4 billion, as per the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.
The energy empire of Ambani's is shifting ti e-commerce, with tech giants seeking to take a piece of India fast-growing digital business.
India being the world's second-most populous nation has a spike of foreign interest in its economy, especially from Silicon Valley, and Google on Monday said that it will spend 10 billion in the coming years to help accelerate the adoption of digital technologies in the country.
After a drop in the US tech share on Monday, the Page's fortunate now stands at 71.6 billion, while Brin's at 69.4 billion and Tesla Inc.s' Musk is worth 68.6 billion. The net worth of Buffet's dropped last week after he gave away 2.9 billion to charity.