Market gave us some Indian Tech Billionaires who despite of the current situation, where people are opting services that avoid direct physical contact made digital development thrive and currently dominating the sector.
IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List wealth grew twice as fast as the net market capitalisation growth of all the companies listed in the BSE. With this shift in digital format many have profited a lot. About 161 new faces are seen in the India Rich List 2020.
Here are some tech tycoons of India:
1. Shiv Nadar
The founder of the HCL has topped the list this year with net wealth of Rs 1,41,700 crore, it just him but also his daughter Roshni Nadar has become one of the Tech Billionaires. There has been 34% increases in their wealth this year and in IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2020, he is on third position.
2. Azim Premji
The second on the list is the founder of the Wipro, Azim Premji is another Indian tech Billionaires he has been known for his philanthropic efforts and has lost about 2% of his wealth but with net worth ₹ 1,14,400 crore.
3. Jay Chaudhry
With net worth Rs 65,800 crore, Jay Chaudhry the CEO, Chairman and founder of the of cloud computing company Zscaler is third on the list is one of the Indian Tech Billionaires.
4. Sunil Mittal
The Founder and Chairman of Bharti Enterprises ranked forth on the list with the net worth of Rs 25,500 crore.
5. Vijay Shekhar Sharma
The fifth on the list is Vijay Shekhar Sharma, CEO and founder of Paytm with a net wealth of Rs 23,000 crore. There has been seen 13% increase in his wealth than 2019, as per Hurun report.
6. Byju Raveendran
Byju Raveendran founder of Byju’s ranked 52 overall and made up to sixth position in the list his wealth has increased 113% in 2020 and has worth Rs 20,400 crore. Even Ranveendran has acquired another ed-tech start up this year WhiteHat Jr for $300 million.
7. S. Gopalkrishnan
Seventh on the list is the co-founder of Infosys with total wealth stands at Rs 18,100 crore.
8. NR Narayana Murthy
Another co-founder of Infosys made to the list on rank eighth with net worth Rs 16,400 crore, he has also been ranked sixth richest among tech billionaires and the 66th richest overall.
9. Divyank Turakhia
Divyank Turakhia, founder of Media.Net ranked 78th in the top 100 list of richest Indians and in here is on the ninth position with net wealth as per the report is Rs 14,000 crore.
10. Amod Malviya
The tenth position was acquired by the co-founder of Udaan Amod Malviya a Bangalore based B2B e-commerce platform with net wealth Rs 13,000 crore.
11. Sujeet Kumar
Another co-founder of Udaan tycoon Sujeet Kumar held its place in the list at eleventh position with net worth Rs 13,000 crore.
12. Vaibhav Gupta
Yet again a co-founder of Udaan acquired the twenty position on the list Vaibhav Gupta with Rs 13,000 crore.
13. Nanda Nilekani
The non-executive chairman of Infosys Nandan Nilekani ranked thirteenth in the list with total wealth stands at Rs 12,000 crore.
14. Radha Vembu
A Female Indian Tech Billionaire even made up to the list, product manager of Zoho Radha Vembu with total wealth of Rs 12,000 crore.
15. SD Shibulal
Infosys‘s another co-founder SD Shibulal ranked fifteenth in the list as an Indian Tech Billionaire with net wealth is Rs 12,000 crore.