The co-founder of grocery delivery startup Zepto and 19-year-old Kaivalya Vohra are now the youngest Indians to have personal net worths of at least Rs 1,000 crore. The Hurun India Rich List 2022 made this claim. Kaivalya Vohra and 20-year-old Aadit Palicha founded Zepto, which has seen its valuation increase by more than 50%.
This is where the majority of Kaivalya Vohra’s wealth comes from. It’s interesting to note that Kaivalya Vohra and Aadit Palicha both dropped out of Stanford University. Vohra, who is 19 years old, is now the youngest Indian and the first adolescent to have a personal net worth of at least Rs 1,000 crore.
Falguni Nayar, the founder of Nykaa, has reportedly surpassed Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, a veteran of the biotechnology sector, to claim the title of richest self-made Indian woman. The businessman who has a net worth of 38,700 crores is ranked number 33 on the list of the top 100 billionaires.
The data showed that Nykaa, the flagship business of Nayar and her family that produces beauty and wellness products, increased by 345 percent in the previous year to report a net worth of 38,700 crore. Rekha Jhunjhunwala ($37,200 crore), Smita V. Crishna ($32,000 crore), Radha Vembu ($30,500 crore), Kiran Mazumdar Shaw ($24,800 crore), and others are among the other women on the list.
According to the IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2022, Gautam Adani, chairman of the Adani Group, outperformed Mukesh Ambani, CEO of Reliance, who made Rs 210 crore per day in 2021, to become the country’s richest Indian for the first time.
Adani’s wealth was 2 trillion rupees ahead of Ambani’s last year, but by 2022, Adani will have caught up to Ambani’s wealth by 3 trillion rupees, or 5 trillion rupees. In comparison to Ambani, whose wealth increased by about 11% over the same period, Adani’s current wealth, which was staggering at Rs 10.94 trillion, is up about 15% in the last year.