Dilip Shanghvi vs Mukesh Ambani

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Founder and Chairman, Reliance Industries
$11.44 Billion
Net worth 2018
$39.41 Billion
Health care
Industry
Energy
Amreli, Gujarat, India
Residence
Aden
India
Country
India
01/10/1955
BirthDay
19/04/1957
Height
1.69 m
2
Children
3
Bachelor of Arts / Science, Calcutta University
Education
Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University of Bombay; Drop Out, Stanford University
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2017

India Today magazine ranked him #8th in India's 50 Most powerful people of 2017 list

2016

The Government of India awarded him the civilian honour of the Padma Shri in 2016

2015

2B in Sun stock and that Sun would take on $800M in Ranbaxy debt; the deal closed in March 2015 and made Sun the largest drug company in India and the fifth largest in the world, and made Daiichi the second largest shareholder in Sun

2012

Shanghvi stepped down as Chairman and CEO in 2012 and chose Israel Makov, formerly CEO of Teva Pharmaceuticals, as his successor; Shangvi became Managing Director

1997

In 1997, Sun acquired Caraco Pharma, a loss-making American company, with the aim of expanding Sun's reach in the United States

1982

Dilip Shanghvi started Sun Pharmaceutical Industries with capital of ₹10,000 in 1982 at Vapi, with one psychiatry drug and a partner, Pradeep Ghosh

1955

Dilip Shanghvi (born 1 October 1955) is an Indian businessman and one of the country's richest people