|Original Name||Vijay Mallya|
|Net Worth||$750 Million (in 2016)
Rs 4,500 Crore
|Source of Income||Business|
|Annual Income||Rs 100 Crore (approx)|
|Properties||Several Business House|
Vijay Mallya is one of the reputed businessman and an inspiring politician who has approx total net worth ranting about $750 Million. He is known to be the king of business world with his experience hand. He is known to be awarded with lot many award for professional, skill both in India and aboard.
He is known to hail to business world all the way from his hometown, Kolkata. He is acknowledged as the capable son of intellectual father and businessperson, Vijay Mallya. He completed his schooling from La Martiniere Boy’s School located in Kolkata. In this school he showed his leadership talent the last year of school. Then, he took admission in St. Xavier’s College from where he completed his bachelor’s degree in commerce.
Success as Chairman of UB Group
Soon, after completing his graduation, he decided to work as an intern in Hoechst of US. At the age of 28, he had to take the place of his father as the Chairman of the company, after his father passed away. The group now comprises of 60 more companies that are associated with a single name “UB Group”. This group even comprises of India’s number 1 beer selling brand, “Kingfisher”. AS per the report, United Spirits LTD. Stands at 2nd position as a largest spirits company by volume, after selling of 100 cases. The management control of this company was handed to Diageo in the year 2012. He is designated to the post of Chairman in United National Breweries. Beside this, he has even spread his wings wider in the root of life science, chemical, engineering, aviation as well as agriculture and IT sectors. With the advent of 2007, he was introduced as a member of the company that is presently the owner of Number of racing team, Spyker. The name of the company has been changed from Spyker to Force India F1 and later to Sahara Force India. In his career, he has even made success political contributions as an independent MP. Soon, he was awarded with an honorary degree for doctorate of Philosophy in the field of Business administration by well known and reputed the Southern California University.
In his career, he has been awarded with the Asian Award for the category “Entrepreneur of the Year” and even he had received the title of “Global leader for tomorrow” offered by World Economic Forum.