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Born on April 19, 1957, Mukesh Ambani is the chairperson and managing director of Reliance Industries Limited, the second most valuable Indian company by market capitalisation. He was ranked 36 on Forbes list of the world’s most powerful people in 2015. He is India’s richest man for close to a decade, according to Forbes. Son of India’s business icon Dhirubhai Ambani, Mukesh owns a 27-storey, billion-dollar residential skyscraper named Antilla in Mumbai.