Who Are The Top 10 Richest Women In India In 2024

In recent years, women have proved themselves equal to men. Whether you talk about sports, studies, or workplaces, women have stood up toe-to-toe with men. This translates to women earning almost the same as their male counterparts. Now, you would be thinking, who is the richest woman in India then? We are answering this question in this blog with a list of the top 10 richest women in the country.

10. Radha Vembu

Radha Vembhu is the co-founder of Zoho Corporation and has been working in the company as a Mail’s product manager since 2007. Her dedication to work and leadership qualities helped the company to make a significant name in the market. People also check for the top 50 most popular women in the world.

Net Worth: INR 17,450 crore

Company: Zoho Corporation

Industry: Business Software

World Ranking: 1368

9. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw is one of the first-generation entrepreneurs and she is the founder of biopharmaceuticals. After the successful IPO of her company, Mazumdar-Shaw became richer than ever before.

Net Worth: INR 22,436 crore

Company: Biocon

Industry: Biotechnology

World Ranking: 1434

8. Anu Aga

Anu Aga is the former owner of Thermax company and a parliament member in Rajya Sabha. After 2014, Anu returned to India’s Richest list in 2022 and she remains a spot in the 2024 list also.

Net Worth: INR 24,098 crore 

Company: Thermax

Industry: Energy and environment engineering

World Ranking: 1516

7. Smita Krishna Godrej

Smitha Krishna Godrej runs the 126-year-old Godrej company alongside her family members. The family acquires a 43,211 crore business where Smita has a 20% stake. 

Net Worth: INR 26,591 crore

Company: Godrej

Industry: Consumer Goods

World Ranking: 1067

6. Falguni Nayar

Falguni Nayar is the CEO and founder of the famous beauty & lifestyle brand Nykaa. She is among the self-made female Indian billionaires. Falguni is the perfect example of a successful woman who earned a name in the country with struggle.

Net Worth: INR 29,084 crore

Company: Nykaa

Industry: Beauty and lifestyle

World Ranking: 1164

5. Vinod Rai Gupta

Vinod Rai Gupta runs the famous electric product company Havells with her Son Anil Rai Gupta. She earns a huge amount of money from this company which makes her one of the richest women in India.

Net Worth: INR 37,394 crore

Company: Havells

Industry: Electrical Equipment

World ranking: 699

4. Leena Tiwari

Leena Is the chairperson of USV Private Limited. The company was founded by her grandfather Vithal Balkrishna Gandhi. She is also known for the Beyond Pipes and Dreams novel which is her grandfather’s biography.

Net Worth: INR 39,887 crore

Company: USV Pharma

Industry: Pharmaceutical and biotechnology

World Ranking: 852

3. Rekha Jhunjhunwala

After her husband’s death, Rekha Jhunjhunwala took over the stock portfolio. She holds 29 companies in her portfolio like Akash Air, Tata Motors, Titan, etc, and is one of the richest women in the country.

Net Worth: INR 65,648 crore

Company: Tidal Company Limited & others

Industry: Trading and investments

World Ranking: 523

2. Rohiqa Cyrus Mistry

Rohiqa Cyrus Mistry is from the Mistry family famous for its billionaire members. She holds 18.4% ownership which lands her on the list of top 10 richest women in India in 2024.

Net Worth: INR 69,802 crore

Company: Shares in Tata group

Industry: Shareholder

World Ranking: 332

  1. Savitri Jindal

Savitri Jindal lands on the top spot in our list of richest Indian women in 2024. While she is a businesswoman, she is also involved in politics. In 2005, she won a seat from the Haryana Vidhan Sabha.

Net Worth: INR 2,39,600 crore

Company: Jindal Group

Industry: Steel, packaging films, and power generation

World Ranking: 94

Way Forward

India has witnessed the journey of women to become billionaires which was possible only because of their hard work and dedication towards their jobs. Some women took over prior businesses but some of them are self-made. We hope you liked our list of the top 10 richest women in India. If you did, comment below and let us know. Also, share which of the 10 you liked the most.