Akash Ambani Biography: Reliance Industries Ltd. Chairman and MD Mukesh Ambani recently hinted towards giving the top of his business to the younger gen. I.e to his successor. While this transition will be a big step in the future towards the future of Reliance, all the eyes are on the children of Mukesh Ambani as to who will be the chair holder of. Will it be Akash, Isha aur Anant Ambani?
While the announcement is yet to be made, here is everything about Akash Ambani the elder son of Mukesh and Nita Ambani.
Born on 23 October 1991 (age 30 years), Mumbai, Akash Ambani is the elder son of India’s richest businessman Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita Ambani. He has a twin sister named Isha Ambani and younger brother named Anant Ambani.
Akash got married to Shloka Mehta in the year 2019. The two were friends since childhood and even went to the same school. The two dated for years before tying the knot. Shloka is daughter of Indian diamantaires Russell and Mona Mehta, and her parents own one of the world’s largest jewellery companies, Rosy Blue.
Rosy Blue is an Indian-Belgian company, which trades in rough and polished diamonds with offices in 12 countries, including Belgium, Israel, Japan, Hong Kong, USA and China.As per reports, Shloka’s family has a net worth of US$300 million.
On 10 December 2020, Akash and Shloka were blessed with a baby boy.
Akash did his schooling from Dhirubhai Ambani International School and later went to Brown University, a Private university in Providence, Rhode Island. He did his majors in economics and is currently working as Chief of Strategy, Reliance Jio Infocomm.
In an interview, Akash shared that he didn’t know how wealthy his family was until in XI standard he got an assignment on writing an essay on Reliance Industries.
Akash Ambani also co-owns Indian Premier League’s team Mumbai Indian with his father Mukesh Ambani and Mother Nita Ambani.