Reliance Industries’ Mukesh Ambani is 36th richest man in world says Forbes 2016 list; Bill Gates tops at $75 bn
In Forbes ‘Richest Man in World’ 2016 list, Reliance Industries’ Mukesh Ambani leads the pack of 84 Indian billionaires. Microsoft’s co-founder Bill Gates continued his reign as the world’s richest person with a net worth of $75 billion, according to Forbes’ annual ranking of billionaires. Forbes list of the world’s billionaires includes 1,810 billionaires, down from a record 1,826 a year ago. Their aggregate net worth is $6.5 billion, $570 million less than last year. Other Indian billionaires are pharma magnate Dilip Shanghvi (rank 44 and $16.7 billion net worth) and Wipro Chairman Azim Premji).