The BT Billionaires

A clutch of Indian billionaires holds some of the most valuable companies in BT500 List 2022. 

Take a look at 10 richest promoter groups of 2022

BT500: Billionaires List

Gautam Adani, Founder, Chairman, Adani Group
- Rank: 1
- Value of Promoter Holding: Rs 13.58 Lakh crore

Gautam Adani

- Adani Enterprises
- Adani Power
- Adani Ports and SEZ
- Adani Wilmar
- Adani Green Energy
- Adani Transmission
- Adani Total Gas

Gautam Adani Group

Mukesh Ambani, Chairman, MD, Reliance Industries
- Rank: 2
- Promoter of Network 18 Media & Investments
- Value of Promoter Holding: Rs 7.99 Lakh crore

Mukesh Ambani 

- Hydrocarbon exploration and production
- Petroleum refining and marketing
- Petrochemicals
- Retail and Telecommunications

Reliance Industries

Bajaj Family, Promoters, Bajaj Group
- Rank: 3
- Value of Promoter Holding: Rs 5.11 Lakh crore

Rajiv Bajaj, Shekhar Bajaj, Sanjiv Bajaj & Family

- Bajaj Finserv
- Bajaj Finance
- Bajaj Auto
- Bajaj Electricals
- Bajaj Holdings

Bajaj Group

Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder, Chairman, Bharti Enterprises
- Rank: 4
- Value of Promoter Holding:
Rs 2.99 Lakh crore

Sunil Bharti Mittal

- Manufacturing
- Telecommunications
- Agri-Business
- Real-Estate
- Hospitality
- Agri and Food

Bharti Enterprises

Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman, Aditya Birla Group
- Rank: 5
- Value of Promoter Holding: Rs 2.99 Lakh Crore

Kumar Mangalam Birla 

ABG includes textiles, telecommunications and cement and insurance sectors.
- Vodafone Idea
- Hindalco Industries
- Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail
- Grasim Industries 
- Ultratech Cement

Aditya Birla Group

Radhakrishnan Damani, Founder, Avenue Supermarts
- Rank: 6
- Value of Promoter Holding:
Rs 2.13 Lakh Crore

Radhakrishnan Damani

- Operates the popular DMart chain of hypermarkets 

Avenue Supermarts

Nehal Abhay Vakil, Manish Choksi, Promoters, Asian Paints
- Rank: 7
- Value of Promoter Holding:
Rs 1.69 Lakh crore

Nehal Abhay Vakil, Manish Choksi

Production, sales, and distribution of paints, coatings
Products related to home decor, bath fittings

Asian Paints

Azim Premji, Founder Chairman, Wipro
- Rank: 8
- Value of Promoter Holding: Rs 1.58 Lakh crore

Azim Premji

Wipro deals in technology services, including consulting companies. Currently, Wipro is headed by Azim Premji’s son Rishad Premji

Wipro

Shiv Nadar, Founder & Chairman Emeritus, HCL Technologies
- Rank: 9 
- Value of Promoter Holding: Rs 1.54 Lakh crore

Shiv Nadar

- Software services
- BPO
- Infrastructure services

HCL Technologies is currently led by Roshni Nadar

HCL Technologies

Dilip Shanghvi, Managing Director, Sun Pharma
- Rank: 10
- Value of Promoter Holding: Rs 1.28 Lakh crore

Dilip Shanghvi

- Pharmaceuticals company
- Manufactures pharma formulations covering chronic diseases

Sun Pharma Group

Data source: ACE Equity as of September 30, 2022

Promoter Holdings include shares of all promoters and value of total promoter holding is calculated by multiplying the number of shares of all promoters by market price

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