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Desi Billionaire Adani Becomes The Fourth Richest Person In The World

Gautam Adani

The Desi self-made billionaire has just become the fourth richest person in the world after overtaking the Microsoft giant Bill Gates. According to the latest news, he is no longer just the richest person in India but the fourth richest in the world, with a massive net worth of over 125 billion dollars.

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The Self-made Billionaire

The Self-made Billionaire

The chairperson of the Adani group has now surpassed the former richest person in the world, Bill Gates, and become the #fourthrichestperson in the world. 

Adani’s net worth skyrocketed by 6.2 billion dollars on Tuesday and reached 129.4 billion dollars. According to the list by Forbes Real-Time Billionaires, he was just 1.2 billion dollars short of overtaking Bill Gates as the fourth richest person in the world.

The Rapid But Steady Rise

The Rapid But Steady Rise
  • Gautam Adani established his first company in 1988. It was called Adani Exports. Now it is known as Adani Enterprise, the holding company of Adani Group. It originally dealt with power and agricultural commodities.
  • In February of 2022, Adani overtook Mukesh Ambani to become the richest person in India and in Asia.
  • On 14th April 2022, he became the sixth richest person after overtaking the google founder Larry Page.
  • Just a few days later, on 25th April 2022, he overtook Warren Buffet and became the fifth richest person in the world.
  • Now, just after two days, he has become the fourth richest person in the world after overtaking Bill Gates.

Bottom Line

The self-made desi billionaire Gautam Adani is not only the richest man in India and Asia but also the fourth richest person in the world, surpassing Bill Gates. He now has a net worth of over 129 billion dollars.

The chase in the companies of the Adani Group has made this possible and propelled the founder as the fourth richest person in the world. He added nearly two-thirds to his riches solely in the year 2022.

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