Top 10 Richest Woman In India-2022

On Wednesday, July 27, 2022, Kotak Private Banking and Hurun India announced the third edition of the reading wealthy women list 2021 based on net net worth as of December 31, 2021.

Women such as Roshni Nadar Malhotra, Falguni Nayar, and Kiran Mazumdar Shaw topped the list and became India’s wealthiest women.

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Roshni Nadar Malhotra

HCL Technologies’ chairperson, Roshni Nadar Malhotra, has a net worth of Rs. 84,330 crores. For the second time, Roshni topped the list.

Roshni Nadar is the daughter of billionaire industrialist Shiv Nadar. She attended Vasant Valley School in Delhi and then Northwestern University, where she majored in Communication with a focus on radio, television, and film. Roshni earned her Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management.

Roshni worked for several companies in America before joining HCL, including CNN. Roshni is also active in humanitarian work and serves on the board of the Shiv Nadar Foundation.

Falguni Nayar

Falguni Nayar is the CEO of the beauty and lifestyle brand Nykaa, and she has a net worth of Rs. 57,520 crores. Falguni is a self-made millionaire from India. Nykaa is the first Indian unicorn start-up led by a woman to go public in 2020.

Falguni Nayar was born in Mumbai to a Gujarati family. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics and her master’s degree from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

Nayar joined Kotak Mahindra Group in 1993 and worked there for 19 years. In 2012, she left Kotak Mahindra Group and founded Nykaa at the age of 50 with $2 million dollars. As of 10 November 2021, Nykaa is valued at $13 billion.

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is the executive chairperson and founder of Biocon Limited and Biocon Biologics Limited, a Bangalore-based biotechnology company with a net worth of Rs 29,030 crores.

In 1973, she received her undergraduate degree in zoology from Bangalore University, and in 1975, she received her graduate degree in brewing from the University of Ballarat in Melbourne. She worked as a consultant for a few years before meeting Leslie Auchincloss, the owner of an Irish company called Biocon Biochemicals. Auchincloss hired Mazumdar as a partner in a new venture, Biocon India, in 1978, which produced enzymes for alcoholic beverages, paper, and other products.

Mazumdar was named the Economic Times’ businesswoman of the year in 2004. Mazumdar-Shaw also received the Padma Bhushan award, one of India’s highest civilian honors, in 2005 for her outstanding contributions to industrial biotechnology.

Nilima Motapatri

With a net worth of Rs. 28,180 crores, Nilima Motapatri is the Director on Board – Commercial at Divi’s Laboratories Ltd. She has worked for Divi’s for a very long time. She oversees all facets of corporate finance, and investor relations, including material sourcing and procurement.

Nilima holds master’s degrees in both international finance and international business from Glasgow University in the United Kingdom and India, respectively.

Radha Vembu

Radha Vembu is the founder and majority shareholder of Zoho Corporation, an Indian software development firm worth Rs. 26,260 crores.

Vembu graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras with a degree in industrial management. Her and her brother Sridhar Vembu founded Zoho Corporation, which began as AdventNet in 1996. She owns the majority of the company and works as a product manager for the email service Zoho Mail as well as the director of Corpus Foundation.

Leena Gandhi Tewari

USV Private Limited, a global pharmaceutical and biotechnology firm with headquarters in Mumbai, is led by Leena Gandhi Tewari. Leena has a net worth of $24,280 and her grandfather Vithal Balkrishna Gandhi started USV in 1961.

Leena earned a B.Com. from the University of Mumbai and an M.B.A. from Boston University.

She is wed to Prashant, the organization’s managing director.

She also volunteers for humanitarian causes and supports the Dr. Sushila Gandhi Centre for Underprivileged Women. Beyond Pipes and Dreams, Tewari’s biography of her grandfather Vithal Gandhi was published in 2013.

Anu Aga and Meher Pudumjee

Anu Aga is a businesswoman and a social worker who holds a B.A. in Economics from St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai and a postgraduate diploma in medical and psychiatric social work from the prestigious Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) in Mumbai.

Thermax’s chairperson is Meher Pudumjee, a postgraduate in chemical engineering from the Imperial College of Science and Technology in London who joined Thermax in 1990. She was Thermax’s Vice-Chairperson until 2004 when she took over as Chair.

And the mother-daughter duo has a combined net worth of Rs 14,530 crores.

Neha Narkhede

Neha Narkhede is an Indian-American entrepreneur who co-founded Confluent and co-created the popular open source messaging system Apache Kafka. She has a net worth of Rs 13,380 crores.

Neha earned her bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Pune. Georgia Tech University awarded her a master’s degree in technology in 2007. Narkhede began her career at Oracle as a principal software engineer. After leaving Oracle, she worked at LinkedIn as the lead of streams infrastructure.

Confluent has filed for an IPO in 2021 and is valued at $4.5 billion. The platform is used for data-driven purposes by companies such as Netflix, Uber, and Goldman Sachs.

Vandana Lal

Vandana Lal, who has a net worth of 6,810 crores, is the sole Director of Dr. Lal Path labs PVT. Ltd. Arvind Lal, an Indian billionaire, pathologist, medical administrator, and chairman and managing director of Dr. Lal PathLab, is her husband.

Vandana received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Delhi and her Doctorate degree from the same institution.

Renu Munjal

Renu Munjal is Hero FinCorp’s Managing Director. She is also a director on the Board of Easy Bill and the former Executive Director of Hero MotoCorp, with a net worth of Rs. 6,620 crores.

Renu is ranked fifth among India’s top female philanthropists. She is also the chairperson of the Raman Kant Munjal Foundation, which works to improve the lives of the poor.