After staying firm on Forbes India's Rich List for over 8 years, Mukesh Ambani has now catapulted to the world's most exclusive wealth club where only those a fortune of at least $100 billion are admitted. Keeping him company are 11 others including Amazon's Jeff Bezos and Tesla's Elon Musk.
Elon Musk leads the Club with $222.1 bn followed by Jeff Bezos $190.8 billion and Bernard Arnault at Number 3 position with $155.6 billion, according to Bloomberg.
Ambani, Chairman, Reliance Industries Ltd., vaulted to the hallowed Club after his Group's stock climbed to a record on Friday. He's now worth $100.6 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Ambani has added $23.8 billion to his wealth so far this year.
Ambani recently outlined plans to pivot into renewable energy with a $10 billion investment by his Reliance Industries.