Karan Adani Biography

The CEO of Adani Ports & SEZ Limited and a director of Adani Airport Holdings Limited is Karan Gautam Adani (/krn/, born April 7, 1987). He was listed by Forbes India in 2008 as one of the “Tycoons of Tomorrow.”Forbes India

Profile

Fullname Karan Adani
Nickname Karan Adani
Date of birth 7 April 1987
Age About 35 years old as of 2022
Birthplace Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Profession Businessmen
Nationality Indian
Hometown Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Educational Qualifications Purdue University
Wife Name Paridhi Adani
Parents Name Father’s name- Gautam Adani, Mother’s name- Priti Adani
Religion Hinduism
Salary NA
Net Worth 2022 $1.2 billion

Early life 

He was born on April 7th, 1987 in the Indian state of Gujarat to Gautam Adani, an Indian industrialist. His father is also named Gautam Adani. In 2009, he received his bachelor of science degree in economics from the Management School of Purdue University. He finished with honors.

 

 

Personal life 

Paridhi Shroff is Adani’s wife, and her father, Cyril Shroff, is the managing partner of the legal firm Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. Adani married Paridhi Shroff in 2013. They became parents to a daughter in July of 2016.

 

 

Career 

In 2009, Karan Adani joined Adani Ports & SEZ Limited (APSEZ). In 2016, he assumed full responsibility for the company’s day-to-day operations.

In 2018, he oversaw an acquisition drive for the Kattupalli port in Tamil Nadu, which is around 30 kilometers away from the Chennai Port and is adjacent to the Ennore Port.

The port was purchased from Larsen and Toubro, and its addition to the APSEZ network places it as the 10th port.

In 2019, he was given the role of managing the airport construction projects that are being undertaken by the Adani Group. These projects include the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, the Jaipur International Airport, the Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport, the Mangalore International Airport, and the Trivandrum International Airport.

 

 

Karan Adani Early life and education

His mother’s name is Priti Adani, his father’s name is Gautam Adani, and his brother’s name is Jeet Adani. Karan Adani is married to Paridhi, who is the daughter of Cyrill Shroff, a legal professional located in Mumbai. He is going to be a father to a little girl.

Karan Adani Early life and education

His mother’s name is Priti Adani, his father’s name is Gautam Adani, and his brother’s name is Jeet Adani. Karan Adani is married to Paridhi, who is the daughter of Cyrill Shroff, a legal professional located in Mumbai. He is going to be a father to a little girl.

 

Karan Adani’s salary and net worth 2022

Adani Ports and SEZ Limited is led by Karan Adani, who also serves as the company’s Chief Executive Officer and a director. As of the year 2022, his net worth is estimated to be $1.2 billion. He is a successful businessman and ranks among India’s wealthiest individuals.

Awards 

  • He was presented with The Economic Times Award in the year 2014, accepting it on behalf of Adani Ports & SEZ Limited (Category: Emerging Company).

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