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Enterprise tycoon Gautam Adani, who’s the chairman and founding father of the Adani Group, has overtaken Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk to turn out to be the 12 months’s greatest wealth gainer.

With a fortune of $50 billion, ranked twenty sixth on Bloomberg Billionaires listing, Adani has added $16.2 billion to his wealth in 2021, greater than the world’s richest Jeff Bezos, second richest Musk, or Asia’s richest Mukesh Ambani. 

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Confirmed the identical, Bloomberg posted on Twitter “Indian tycoon Gautam Adani has added extra billions to his wealth than anybody else on this planet this 12 months”.


Even after including $3 billion on Thursday, Bezos is $7.59 billion poorer for the reason that starting of the 12 months with a internet value of $183 billion. Elon Musk has added $10.3 billion in 2021 thus far to take his private wealth to $80 billion or $3 billion lower than Bezos.

Asia’s most affluent and chairman of Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani, has added $8 billion, or virtually half of the wealth added by Adani, to turn out to be the world’s tenth wealthiest with a internet value of $84.8 billion. 

Google co-founders Larry Web page and Sergey Brin rank second and third, respectively, after Gautam Adani, by way of including wealth in 2021. Web page added $14.3 billion to take his fortune to $96.8 billion, whereas Brin added $13.8 billion to deliver his internet value to $93.6 billion.

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The six listed Adani Group firms have a mixed market capitalization of Rs 6,23,246 crore as of Friday and shares of all Adani corporations besides one have rallied over 50% this 12 months. 

Identify Market Capitalisation % rise (2021)

1. Adani Enterprises = Rs 98,626 crore 90%
2. Adani Port & SEZ = Rs 147719 crore 52%
3. Adani Energy Ltd = Rs 29,120 crore 51%
4. Adani Transmission = Rs 85,103 crore 79%
5. Adani Inexperienced Power = Rs 1,81,473 crore 12% (500% in 2020)
6. Adani Complete Gasoline Ltd = Rs 81,205 crore 96%

(With inputs from Piyush Pandey)



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