Rakesh jhunjhunwala

Rakesh Jhunjhunwalla Net Worth, Age, Biography and Major Investments in 2022

Introduction about Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala or popularly known by the name of the Big Bull or the Phoenix has successfully emerged as a billionaire. He has earned himself a huge name and was known in every household as the King of the Dalal Street.

Rakesh is someone whose success story greatly inspires others. He is a living example of how success did not come to him overnight but he started to build up that process at the initial stages itself. 

He is a man who hails from a small district of Rajasthan and is a Marwari and has played different roles in his life and who came with 5000 rupees and became a billionaire. He has served as an investor, stock trader and it would not be wrong to call him one of the greatest business magnates in our country.

Net Worth & Salary of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala in 2022

The Net Worth of Mr. Rakesh Jhunjhunwala is estimated to be around $5.8 billion dollars. He has earned this insanely massive sum of income by being the owner of his asset management firm and stock trader.

Rakesh’s yearly income was accounted to be around 1.2 billion dollars and his per month earnings are over 1000 million dollars. His extraordinary lavish lifestyle quite justifies his net worth.

He is rightly called the Warren Buffet of India and is an investor who is not limited to just our country but across the world. He is the proud owner of his big mansion which is worth millions and owns a wide range of cars starting from Mercedes Benz to BMW.

Early Life & Biography of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

Rakesh was born on July 5, 1960, in Mumbai although he belonged to the Rajasthani culture. He is known to have the natives called Jhunjhunu from which his surname was derived is Jhunjhunwala.

He was born as the son of Radheshyamji and Urmila Jhunjhunwala. His father too had a keen interest in the stocks and he served as an income tax officer. Her mother on the other hand served as a homemaker.

Rakesh was born as the third child of the Jhunjhunwala family and has two elder siblings and one younger sister. He has one elder brother and sister named Rajesh and Sudha and the younger one named Neena.

He was a fan of the way in which the stock markets functioned since he was a kid and he was always very intuitive to gain more knowledge about the stock markets. 

He has often revealed how he developed his love towards the stock markets because his father would always discuss the stock markets while he was with his friends.

Later he has also said how he developed the habit to become a daily reader of the newspaper and he was an avid reader of the Gwalior Ryan. After this, he was very intrigued and always aspired to enter the stock markets.

Rakesh always wanted to pursue his career in the field of Commerce and thus he went to the Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics. He graduated in 1985 after completing his B.Com.

Further, he got admission to The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and graduated from thereafter he became a C.A.

Name:Rakesh Jhunjhunwalla
Age:61 years old
Birth Date:July 05, 1960,
Birth Place:Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Height:1.80 m
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse:Rekha Jhunjhunwala
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):3 (Nishtha, Aryaman and Aryaveer Jhunjhunwala)
Profession:Investor, Stock trader, business magnate
Yearly Income:$5.8 billion USD
Net Worth in 2022$ 1.2 billion USD
Content Last Updated:February 2022

Personal Life of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

Rakesh fell in love with yet another stock market investor Rekha and they both got married in 1987. Things were quite rough for the couple as they were facing problems at conceiving a child.

They tried for several IVF treatments and everything and after having six trials they were blessed to have a daughter named Nishtha in 2004 and their happiness knew no bounds.

After this, they were again blessed with two more sons named Aryaveer and Aryaman. The loving family presently resides at the II Palazzo located at the Malabar Hills in Mumbai itself.

Apart from his family, Rakesh loves to read books. He also loves to watch food shows on television. He is a great fan of Bollywood movies and has revealed that his favorite actor would be Amitabh Bachan. 

He is a great foodie and loves to explore the various cuisines of the world. Despite so many varieties, he has a soft spot for the South Indian dishes and Dosa always tops his list of favorite food.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Career of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

After he completed his education as a chartered accountant, he finally entered into the field in which he was interested that the stock market. He set foot in the market when the Sensex was almost at 150 points.

Rakesh’s elder brother was also a successful chartered accountant and he extended his hand of help to Rakesh initially. It was because of him that Rakesh was acquainted with his first client who was none other than the renowned Mr. Mendonca.

He and his second client provided Rakesh with some money to invest and in turn, Rakesh promised them to acquire a return of eighteen percent, and in total and he was able to invest 11.5 lakhs. He was able to get hold of his first big profit.

He got his major profit from the Tata Tea and its prices rose again and now the profit which he received was the profit that he received earlier. He then used his business mindset and sharply invested at the Sesa Goa as well.

He was able to acquire a great sum of profits during the first initial year. From the beginning of 2002, he started more and more investments. He is known to have made investments with Titan Ltd. worth eight crores.

Later these eight crores were increased further when prices increased and Rakesh was able to get a massive sum of money. It would be wrong to assume that there were no ups and downs in his career and this was quite evident back in 2008 when the stocks fell by a huge number.

He is the proud owner of his asset management firm which is named the Rare enterprises which again symbolizes the initials of Rakesh and Rekha. He was even good friends with Radhakishan Damani and they both have acquired money worth crores during the Harshad Mehta scam.

As Rakesh is a movie fan so he has emerged as the chairman of the famous Hungama Digital Media Entertainment, He has played the role of one of the co-producers in the popular movie English Vinglish.

Awards & Achievements of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala has always made his way to the rich person list and constantly remained in the headlines. Rakesh was listed as to be in the Richest Indian List and he acquired the 54th position there.

Also, he has made remarkable appearances in the newspaper headlines back in 2017 when he reportedly earned 875 crores in a single day. 

He was even honored when he was portrayed at the greatest show called Scam 1992 by Kavin Dave. He again got honored when writer Aditya Magal wrote a satire based upon him and named it the Secret Journal of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala.

Major Investments and Assets of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

Rakesh has made multiple investments in his career and is a proud owner of many of his assets. He owns a 4500 square feet duplex which is worth 26 crores.

Apart from this, he is also owning a holiday home at Lonavala which is again equipped with multiple facilities like the gym, disco, Jacuzzi, etc.

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This video introduces us to the thoughts of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala on business. He says that all of us should look for the hidden lesson that we can achieve from our mistakes. 

He has even shown how he has immense faith in God and he considers him to be the ultimate giver. He thinks that all of us should not hesitate to give a part of our wealth for the noble good.                        

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