Gautam Adani becomes world's 2nd richest person, Details Inside!

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Gautam Adani becomes world's 2nd richest person, net worth surges over $5 billion, reveals Forbes' data

Gautam Adani is the founder of conglomerate Adani Group, the largest port operator in India

As per Forbes real-time billionaires list, Adani's net worth stands at $155.7 billion as of September 16, 2022, up by $5.5 billion or nearly 4%.

Adani has overtaken Amazon's Jeff Bezos to secure the second richest spot

Tesla's Elon Musk, remains the world's richest man with $273.5 billion net worth

Adani has added more than $70 billion to his fortune in 2022 (YTD) so far

He first overtook Mukesh Ambani as the richest Asian in February, became a centibillionaire in April

Adani group surpassed Microsoft Corp.’s Bill Gates as the world’s fourth-richest person last month.


In May 2022, he made a big entry into cement when he won the race to acquire Swiss giant Holcim's cement business in India for $10.5 billion.

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