How Gautam Adani Feels About Being The World's 3rd Richest Man

Billionaire Gautam Adani

Source: Bloomberg Billionaires Index as on Dec 28

With a net worth of $116 billion*, Indian business tycoon Gautam Adani is the world’s third richest person, the richest Indian and the richest Asian

Gautam Adani Interview

Gautam Adani, who was named the Newsmaker of the Year 2022 by India Today magazine, shared many insights in an exclusive interview with Raj Chengappa, Group Editorial Director (Publishing) of India Today Group

Gautam Adani:
World's 3rd Richest

When asked about how it feels to be the world's third richest man, Gautam Adani said, "These rankings and numbers do not matter to me. They are only media hype."

Gautam Adani: First-Gen
Entrepreneur

"I am a first-generation entrepreneur who had to build everything from scratch. I get my thrills from handling challenges – the bigger they are, the happier I am," added Adani

What Really Matters
To Gautam Adani

The billionaire said, "For me, the opportunity and ability to make a difference in the lives of people and contribute to the growth and building of the nation is far more satisfying and important than being on some wealth ranking or valuation list."

Gautam Adani: The Great Indian Industrialist

"I am thankful to God that he has given me a great opportunity to serve the nation through infrastructure building," said Gautam Adani

World's Richest List

France's Bernard Arnault, CEO, LVMH, parent company of Louis Vuitton, is the world's richest man with a net worth of $163 billion. Ranking 2nd is USA's Elon Musk, the tech magnate who owns Twitter, Tesla and SpaceX, with a net worth of $130 billion

Source: Bloomberg Billionaires Index as on Dec 28

Gautam Adani:
Meteoric Rise

Gautam Adani, Founder, Chairman, Adani Group, topped BT500 List of Indian Billionaires in 2022, released by Business Today magazine in November 2022. The value of promoter holding stood at Rs 13.58 lakh crore as on Sept 30, as per Ace Equity. Amid his meteoric rise, what milestone will come next for Adani?

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