Akash Ambani is a well-known Indian businessman. He is the elder son of Reliance Industries Ltd’s Chairman Mukesh Ambani. Akash attends the signing of some important Reliance Industries deals. His participation in such deals is his father’s attempt to make him ready for involvement in the business. Akash is also the chief of the strategy of Jio, a 4G service provider.
Akash Ambani was born in a Business family on 23 October 1991 in Mumbai, India. He is the elder son of Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani (Founder of Reliance Foundation). He also has a brother Anant Ambani and a twin sister Isha Ambani. His twin is co-director at Reliance Jio. He has a younger brother named Anant Ambani.
In May 2018, he got engaged to his school friend Shloka Mehta. Shloka is the daughter of India’s richest diamantaire, Russell Mehta. On 9 March 2019, He got married to Shloka Mehta.
Akash Ambani Wiki/Bio
|Birth Name||Akash Mukesh Ambani|
|Nick Name||Not Known|
|Age||(as in 2023) 32 Years|
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign||Libra|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Date of Birth||23 October 1991|
|Home Town||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hobbies||Playing Cricket, Watching Documentaries, Sailing, Doing Photography|
|Mother’s Name||Nita Ambani (Chairperson and Founder at Reliance Foundation)|
|Father’s Name||Mukesh Ambani (Chairman and Founder at Reliance Industries Limited)|
|Brother||Anant Ambani (younger)|
|Sister||Isha Ambani (twin sister)|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Shloka Mehta (Businesswoman)|
Marital Status, Wife and Children
|Wife/Spouse||Shloka Mehta (Businesswoman)|
|Marriage Date||9 March 2019|
|Marriage Place||Jio World Centre (JWC), Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|School||Campion School, Mumbai|
Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai, India
|College/University||Brown University, Rhode Island, United States|
|Educational Qualification||Graduation in Economics|
|Brands Endorsed||Not Known|
|Career Manager||Not Known|
Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements
|Height (Approx.)||in centimeters- 176 cm|
in meters- 1.76 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
|Weight (Approx.)||in Kilograms- 70 kg|
in Pounds- 154 lbs
Extra Ordinary Features
|Caste||Vaishya (Gujarati Modh Bania)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|S*xual Orientation||Not Known|
|Dress Size||Not Known|
|Shoe Size||9 US|
|Cars Collection||Bentley Bentayga (priced at ₹3.85 crores), Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe, Range Rover Vogue, Mercedes Benz G63 AMG, W221 Mercedes Benz S-Class, BMW 5-Series, BMW i8, BMW 760 Li, W222 Mercedes Benz S-Class|
|Favourite Actors||Not Known|
|Favourite Football Club||Arsenal|
|Favourite Sport||Cricket, Football|
Akash Ambani did his schooling from Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai. He later went to Brown University, Rhode Island, United States, and did his Graduation in Economics.
It is a fact that Akash has no idea about his family wealth and riches until one day in school in the 11th standard while he was writing an essay on Reliance for a business and management course.
Akash Ambani Net Worth
He is touted as India’s richest son as his father, Mukesh Ambani holds the title for India’s richest person with an estimated net worth of $104 billion, as in 2022. In 2020, Forbes listed his father #21 in the world billionaires list and #1 in India’s.
|Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx)||$104 billion (Father’s net worth)|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)||$88 billion (Father’s net worth)|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)||Under Review|
|Annual Salary||Under Review|
Akash Ambani lives in a 27 story house ‘Antilia’ that worth more than $1 billion. Antilia is also considered to be the first house to exceed a net worth of $1 billion. In his house, it has a garage for 168 cars, a cinema, a helipad on the rooftop, an independent health club for each family member, and a staff of 600 people.
Akash Ambani is an avid Cricketer and remains closely involved with the Mukesh and Nita Ambani-owned IPL franchise- Mumbai Indians. In January 2008, The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) sold the franchise of the Mumbai Indians to India’s biggest conglomerate, Reliance Industries for $111.9 million, making_ it the most expensive team in the IPL.
When he came back from Brown University with a degree in Economics, he interned with his father at their family business and he currently works as Chief of strategy in Reliance Jio Infocomm.
He started working just after a few days of his graduation. It was a small start-up team, which later gave birth to Jio.
Akash Ambani is very smart in business within 3 to 4 years he captures a big part in the telecom industry. All other players are complaining to the government because Jio provides 1.5 years of service totally free.
Facts About Akash Ambani
- Does Akash Ambani drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Does He smoke?: Not Known
- He was born to India’s richest family- Ambani Family in Mumbai.
- He fell for the Arsenal Football Club during the 2005 FA Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, where Arsenal’s captain Patrick Vieira scored the final penalty in the shootout.
- In 2014, he was inducted to the boards of directors of Reliance Retail and Jio. Akash Ambani Jio
- According to Akash, his first exposure to work was given by his mother with the Mumbai Indians.
- He is an avid Cricketer and remains closely involved with the family-owned IPL franchise- Mumbai Indians.
- Like his younger brother Anant Ambani, Akash has also gone through obesity. However, after following a strict fitness regime, he has overcome that.
- In December 2015, he led the launch of Jio’s 4G services in India along with his sister Isha Ambani.
- Akash loves collecting sports souvenirs and owns a couple of rare Arsenal jerseys and Sunil Gavaskar’s bat from the 1983 World Cup Final.
The $100-million wedding of the richest Indian billionaire’s son in 2019 is the biggest and most glamorous extravaganza in the history of big fat Indian weddings.
Akash Ambani got married to Shloka Mehta, On 9 March 2019.
Though both Akash and Shloka studied in the same class, Shloka is reportedly 1 year older than Akash Ambani.
Akash Ambani has completed his graduation in Economics from Brown University, Rhode Island, United States.