Its declared that the businessman Sanjiv Goenka total net worth rise from $1.48 billion to $1.5 billion in 2017. Check his family, wife & children. Among India’s Richest Billionaire, Sanjiv Goenka is a well known Industrialist and also chairperson of Sanjiv Goenka Group. He has diversified income from many of his business that has made him into the list of Richest Billionaires of India.
|Net Worth||$1.5 Billion|
|Source of Income||Business|
|Birth Place||Kolkata, India|
|Parents||R. P. Goenka Sushila and Devi Goenka|
|Child||Avarna and Sashwat|
Sanjiv Goenka Birth and Fmaily
Born and brought up in Kolkata, West Bengal in India, Sanjiv is the son of Rama Prasad Goenka who is the founder of well-known RPG group of companies. He completed his graduation from St Xavier’s College in Kolkata. After his graduation, he joined his father’s business along with his elder brother Harsh.
Being an Agarwal Marwari, business was inheriting to Sanjiv. His great Grand parents in the 19th century opened the business empire in Kolkata in the era of British rule. They started off with money lending and trading. Sanjiv along with his brother Harsh Goenka took over the reins and grew the company to a new level. Apart from being the chairmen of family business group, Sanjiv Goenka manages various other companies Management. Some of them are Spencer’s retail, ISGN Solution, Saregama Ltd. etc. His diversification is in sports arena also. He co owns a football club named Atletico de Kolkata and is owner of new IPL Team, Rising Pune Supergiants.
He has served his term as a president of Confederation of Indian Industries, AIMA and was a board member of IIT Kharagpur. Currently he serves as a Chairman of International Management Institute and a member of National Foundation for Corporate Governance.
With diversified investments in various sectors, Sanjiv Goenka has been able to gain enough fortunes. With expansion of many business units and control in international company’s stake, Sanjiv Goenka has estimated net worth is $1.5 Billion as of January 2017 with over 50,000 employees in his company.
Sanjiv Goenka followed his family traditions and married the girl whom his parents have selected for him. He married Preeti Goenka and two children- Avarna (Daughter) and Sashwat (son). His son Shahswat is even handling their family business. Sanjiv Goenka is younger son of Dr Rama Prasad Goenka and his brother Harsh Goenka is even on the list of Forbes of India’s richest billionaire.