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Kumar Birla

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Net worth 2018: $11.31 Billion
Industry: Diversified
Residence: Mumbai, India
Country: India
BirthDay: 14 June 1967
Sigh: Cancer
Children: 3
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, University of Bombay; Master of Business Administration, London Business School
BIOGRAPHY

Kumar Birla was bornon 14 June 1967 in Mumbai, India, India. Kumar Birla is #130 in List Billionaires People In The World. Commodities king Kumar Birla is the fourth generation head of the storied, $41 billion (revenue) Aditya Birla Group. The group's interests span cement and aluminium to telecom and financial services. Birla inherited the family empire at age 28 when his father Aditya Birla died in 1995. In March 2017, Birla orchestrated the merger between his telecom firm Idea Cellular and Vodafone India to take on Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2009

$4.2 Billion

2010

$7.9 Billion

2011

$9.2 Billion

2012

$8 Billion

2013

$7.9 Billion

2014

$7 Billion

2015

$9 Billion

2016

$6.1 Billion

2017

$9.5 Billion

2018

$11.31 Billion

We have a last-man-standing philosophy that has helped us weather difficult times. We've always been very disciplined.

Kumar Birla
TIMELINE
2016

Birla has received several accolades, including the International Advertising Association’s "CEO of the Year Award" in 2016; the US India Business Council's "Global Leadership Award" in 2014; Economic Times “Business Leader Award” in 2003 and 2013; Forbes India Leadership Award – Flagship Award “Entrepreneur of the Year 2012; NDTV Profit Business Leadership Awards 2012, “Most Inspiring Leader”; CNBCTV18 IBLA “Business Leader for Taking India Abroad 2012”; CNN-IBN “Indian of the Year Award 2010”; JRD Tata “Leadership Award 2008”; NDTV’s “Global Indian Leader of the Year 2007”

1967

Kumar Mangalam Birla (born 14 June 1967) is an Indian industrialist and the chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, one of the largest conglomerate corporations in India

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