Gautam Adani & family was bornon 24 June 1962 in India. Ports tycoon Gautam Adani controls Mundra Port, India's largest, in his home state of Gujarat. His $12 billion (revenue) Adani Group's interests include power generation and transmission, real estate and commodities. Adani's overseas assets include Australia's Abbott Point port and the controversial Carmichael coal mine, billed as one of the world's largest. Adani's son Karan runs listed firm Adani Ports & SEZ, now the family's biggest asset. Adani Group has partnered Swedish defence firm Saab to make Gripen fighter jets in India.
Being an entrepreneur is my dream job as it tests ones tenacity. I could never take orders from anyone.
In September 2016, Adani Green Energy (Tamil Nadu), the renewable wing of the Adani Group, kicked off operations in Kamuthi in Ramnathapuram in Tamil Nadu with a capacity of 648 megawatts (MW) at an estimated cost of Rs
During the time of 2014 Loksabha elections of India, Adani was accused of various controversies
In 2006, Adani Exports was renamed to Adani Enterprises Limited
The Adani Foundation was founded in 1996, and is registered under the Bombay Public Charity Trusts Act of 1950 and Society’s Registration Act 1860
In 1993, the Government of Gujarat invited private companies to run the Mundra Port and in 1995 the contract was given to Adani Group
The 1991 economic liberalization policies fuelled the rapid growth of the business leading to huge profitability of Adani Exports
In 1988, he started Adani Enterprises Limited (formerly known as the Adani Export Ltd), the flagship company of the Adani Group, that traded in a variety of power and agricultural commodities
Gautam Adani was born into a Gujrati family on 24 June 1962, in Ahmedabad