This story is from June 25, Ambani, who founded the petrochemicals giant Reliance group, was born in in Chorwad village in Gujarat. He started out as a labourer, graduated to becoming a spice trader, and then set up his first cloth mill in Ahmedabad; finally building one of India''s largest companies. The story of the small-time trader who within just four decades created a globocorp is part of Indian market folklore. Dhirubhai has many firsts to his credit - from building the Rs 90 billion Hazira project to the GDR by an Indian company reporting a whopping net profit of Rs 10 billion. But one of his greatest achievements lies in catalysing shareholders'' spirit in India through bonuses and dividends.
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Following above you will read today success story of Mr. A true rags-to-riches story, Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani, has been undisputedly India's most enterprising entrepreneur. Born in a gujarati family Dhirubai moved toYemen at the age of 16, where he worked as a dispatch clerk with A.
After working in Dubai for sometime he later returned to India where he founded the Reliance Commercial Corporation with a meager capital of Rs. He set up the business in partnership with Champaklal Damani from whom he split in Dhirubhai started his first textile mill at Naroda, near Ahmedabad and launched the brand "Vimal". He rose from humble beginnings to create India's largest industrial empire, and in the process, became one of the world's richest men.
He rewrote India's corporate history for which he was featured among the select Forbes billionaires list. He also figured in the Sunday Times list of top 50 businessmen in Asia. Credited for starting the equity cult in India, Dhirubhai was praised for his key role in shaping India's stock market culture by attracting hordes of retail investors to a market monopolized by state-run financial institutions.
He never followed the traditional way and was often targeted for his business strategies due to which he courted controversy all throughout his life. He won many awards and accolades during his lifetime. In , he was conferred the 'Man of the Century' award by Chemtech Foundation and Chemical Engineering World for his contribution to the growth and development of the chemical industry in India. In , he was awarded the Dean's Medal by The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, for setting an outstanding example of leadership.
A perfect amalgamation of grit and determination, Dhirubai believed in his dreams and he lived it. But Reliance's employees and shareholders will keep it afloat. Reliance is now a concept in which the Ambanis have become irrelevant. In after a severe heart stroke he handed over Reliance Group to his sons Mukesh and Anil. A visionary by birth, his life has been an inspiration for many and will serve as a beacon light for the generations to come.
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Dhirubhai Ambani Biography
Dhirubhai Ambani , in full Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani , born December 28, , Chorwad, Gujarat , British India—died July 6, , Mumbai, India , Indian industrialist who was the founder of Reliance Industries, a giant petrochemicals , communications, power, and textiles conglomerate that was the biggest exporter in India and the first privately owned Indian company in the Fortune Ambani was the third of five children born to a village schoolteacher and his wife, and he grew up in a family of modest means. At the age of 17, he migrated to the British colony of Aden to join his brother. He started his career as a clerk at A. There he learned trading, accounting, and other business skills.
Dhirubhai Ambani: A brief profile
Reading success stories of greatest professionals stimulates motivational enzyme within us and we all wish to emulate them on path of success. Following above you will read today success story of Mr. A true rags-to-riches story, Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani, has been undisputedly India's most enterprising entrepreneur. Born in a gujarati family Dhirubai moved toYemen at the age of 16, where he worked as a dispatch clerk with A.
In , he was honored posthumously with the Padma Vibhushan , India's second highest civilian honour for his contributions to trade and industry. Dhirubhai Ambani was one of the sons of Hirachand Gordhanbhai Ambani, a village school teacher belonging to the Modh Baniya community and Jamnaben Ambani and was born in Chorwad, Junagadh district , Gujarat  on 28 December, He did his studies from Bahadur Kanji school. In his youth, he joined the protests against the Nawab of Junagarh and organized many actions against the Nawab's plans to join Pakistan after independence. In , he left for the Port of Aden to work for A. Besse and Co.