D-Mart head, stock market investor, billionaire Radhakishan Damani has made it to the list of the world’s top 100 richest people. Damani, ranked 98th on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, has a net worth of $ 19.3 billion(approximately Rs. 1,42,540 crore in Indian currency). He made it to the top 100 for the first time and he was ranked 117th in the last year.
According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Reliance chief Mukesh Ambani is ranked 12th with assets of $ 8.238 billion. Adani Group chief Gautam Adani was fourth with $ 5.458 billion in assets. With assets worth $ 3,718 crore, Wipro chief Azim Premji was ranked 36th, HCL chief Shiv Nadar was ranked 52nd with assets of $ 2,858 crore and Lakshmi Mittal ranked 75th with assets of $ 2,248 crore.
However, RK Damani had invested heavily in value-oriented stocks in the 1990s before stepping into the retail business. He later founded the retail business DMart.