Adi Burjorji Godrej
Adi Burjorji Godrej, Chairman of Godrej Group, a global conglomerate headquartered in India, was born on 3rd April 1942 in Mumbai. Apart from being an industrialist and a businessman, he has been the president of several Indian trade and Industrial bodies association. At the age of 17, he was sent to Massachusetts Institute of Technology to pursue mechanical engineering but later on, switched to management. After his return to India, he joined the family business and the Godrej Group has been said to flourish ever since.
|Name||Adi Burjorji Godrej|
|Category||Indian Business Tycoon|
|Children||Nisaba Adi Godrej, Pirojsha Adi Godrej, Tanya Arvind Dubash|
|Spouse(s)||Parmeshwar Adi Godrej|
|Alma Mater||Cathedral & John Connon School, MIT Sloan School of Management|
|Occupation||Chairman of Godrej group|
|Net Worth||US$7.2 billion|
|Birth Place||Bombay, India|
Godrej Group is a global conglomerate that is headquartered in India. It was founded in the year 1897 and became the first Indian company to replace British products post-independence. It was also the first company to introduce polyurethane foam. Starting from manufacturing safes, locks and soaps, today, the company serves in over a dozen sectors.