Incontext to the article one such entrepreneur that comes to our mind isDhirajlal Dhirubhai Hirachand Ambani. Also known as Dhirubhai Ambani. Hecreated Reliance Industries in 1966 with just rupees 50,000.
He is consideredto be one of the most ingenious Indian entrepreneur. His life story is anevocative example of being a wealth wizard. Dhirubhai Ambani was born onDecember 28, 1932 at Chowad Gujarat as Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani. His fatherHirachand Ambani was a tutor.
Dhirubhai Ambani started earning at a young ageby selling street food. After completion of his matriculation he went to Aden,Yemen. He worked at a gas station in Aden. He came to India with savings andset up a textile company in a partnership with his cousin Champaklal Damani. In1965 their partnership ended because of some differences. This was a kickstartto an ascending success. In 1992, Reliance made a history after being a firstIndian Company to approach global markets to raise its funds.
Following this italso became first Indian company to be featured in Forbes 500 list. DhirubhaiAmbani was named as the Man Of 20th Century. He was awarded Man ofThe Century Award in 2000 for his outstanding contribution to the advancementand expansion of Chemical industry in India. In 2000,1998 and 1996 he was featuredas the most powerful person in Asia.
On January 2016 – Dhirubhai Ambani wasawarded Padma Vibhushan- The country’s second highest civilian award.Unfortunately, Dhirubhai Ambani suffered from several strokes and gotparalyzed. He died on 24th June 2002. In our group’s opinion DhirubhaiAmbani’s success story makes him an exceptionally note worthy entrepreneur. Herewrote corporate culture of India and constructed a global corporate Industry.Even after his death his vision has lead Reliance Industries to new heights. Hisson Mukesh Ambani shook Indian telecom Industry with launch of JIO. DhirubhaiAmbani arrived in Mumbai with rupees 50,000 and built a 75 billion empire.
Oneof his famous saying is,” Pursue your goals even in the face of difficultiesand convert adversities into opportunities”.