Gautam Adani becomes India's richest person, joins $100 Billion club

Gautam Adani has joined Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk in the exclusive $100  billion club. Adani has become the 10th richest person in the world with a net worth of $100 billion. 

Gautam Adani’s net worth increased by $23.5 billion in 2022, taking his total net worth to $100 billion, as Bloomberg Billionaires Index. His net worth reportedly grew by $ 2.44 billion on April 1st alone.  

Adani has displaced Mukesh Ambani as the richest man in India and Asia. Mukesh Ambani is now ranked at the 11th spot in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index with a total net worth of $ 99.0 Billion. 

Jeff Bezos was the first person to reach the $100 billion mark in 2017 after Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates in 1999. 

Elon Musk joined the exclusive club in 2020 and is currently ranked as the world's richest person with a net worth of $273 billion.