The wealth of Gautam Adani, chairman of Adani Group, has increased drastically this year. He has had tremendous success in terms of property growth. Adani has also beaten the world’s person Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates, in terms of property acquisition this year. This has increased Adani’s wealth due to the significant investment made by investors in his business. Adani Group has businesses ranging from ports to power plants. All the shares of Adani Group, except one, have gained at least 50 per cent this year.
According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Gautam Adani has added $ 15.8 billion in assets so far this year. At the same time, Elon Musk, CEO of the American electric car company Tesla, has added $ 8.93 billion in assets so far this year. In addition, Bill Gates’ wealth has increased by $ 236 million so far this year. Talking about Warren Buffet, his wealth has increased by $ 11.7 billion so far this year.
Gautam Adani is currently ranked 26th in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index with assets of $ 49.6 billion. Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), is ranked 10th in the list of the world’s richest people. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, his wealth currently stands at $ 83.1 billion. His wealth has increased by $ 6.37 billion in a year.
This increase in Gautam Adani’s wealth comes at a time when his company is expanding towards businesses such as airports and data centres. Recently, he said that Windy Lakeside Investment Ltd, a branch of Warburg Pincus, has bought 0.49 per cent shares in the company for Rs 800 crore. During the last one year, shares of most of the Adani Group companies have registered a sharp jump.
According to the report, the total wealth of Gautam Adani has increased from $ 16.2 billion in 2021 to $ 50 billion. In such a situation, Adani has become the highest-earning business this year. At the same time, Adani has also left behind Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Tesla CEO Elon Musk.
Due to the increase in Adani’s wealth, India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani has also lagged behind. This year only $ 8.1 billion has been added to Mukesh Ambani’s assets.