World Top Billionaires

#44 Dilip Shanghvi

$20 Billion

Gender
:

Male

Age
:

59

Source
:

pharmaceuticals, Self Made

Residence
:

Mumbai, India

Marital Status
:

Married

Children
:

2

Citizenship
:

India

Education
:

Bachelor of Arts / Science, Calcutta University

Description :

India's most treasured company is known to be Sun Pharmaceuticals, which was co-founded by India's second billionaire Dilip Shanghvi, former chairperson of the company and now positioning as Director, following reliance industries Ambani. Sun Company is first enlisted as the R&D Company in stock exchange, whereas shares of Sun hiked after the purchase of Japan's Daiichi Sankyo for $4 billion previous year. India's curator provided the merged outfit sells off 7 drugs by approving. Shanghvi initiated this pharma in the year of 1983, first produced the psychiatric drugs by hiring money equal to $160 from his father. Sun continues it's spread among with various European and U.S drug companies. 72% sales are of out of India, mainly in the U.S