Who overtook Jeff Bezos as 2nd richest person in the world
in Ahmedabad, Gujarat
and landed in the city of dreams, Mumbai
He had recently purchased a plastic factory and wanted Gautam to handle it.
This was the stepping stone young Gautam needed to begin his own foray into global trade.
for privately running the Mundra Port in Gujarat.
Gautam was finally within grasping distance of his childhood dream and he managed to turn it into the largest private commercial port of India!
In May 2020, Adani won the world's largest solar bid by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) worth US$6 billion.
The 8000MW photovoltaic power plant project will be taken up by Adani Green; Adani Solar will establish 2000MW of additional solar cell and module manufacturing capacity.
India's second busiest after Delhi.
surpassing Mukesh Ambani
which is primarily led by his wife,
The foundation was established in 1996 by Adani Group to bring sustainable development and inclusive growth via developmental projects in post-liberalized India.
Currently, Gautam Adani serves as the President of the Foundation, while his wife, Priti Adani, serves as the Chairperson.
It began its operations around Mundra in Kutch, and now works in over 18 states that include 2250 villages.
While they do make public appearances, their presence has been largely restricted to work-related activities.
Karan Adani has been the CEO of Adani Ports and SEZ since January 2016, a role he was groomed for since 2009 when he started overseeing the development of Adani ports around the country.
Jeet Adani is over a decade younger than Karan Adani. In fact it was only in 2019 that Jeet Adani joined the Adani Group. He started working in the company’s Group CFO’s office learning the ropes and studying Strategic Finance, Capital Markets and Risk & Governance Policy.