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Azim Premji Net Worth

Azim Premji Net Worth

Net Worth: $14.3 Billion

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Software (Wipro) , Inherited
  • Birth Place Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Marital Status Married (Yasmeen Premji)
  • Full Name Azim Hashim Premji
  • Nationality India
  • Date of Birth July 24, 1945
  • Occupation Chairman of Wipro Limited
  • Education Stanford University
  • Children 2 (Rishad Premji, Tariq Premji)
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About Azim Premji

Azim Premji has an estimated net worth of $14.3 billion in July 2017, according to Bloomberg. Head of tech titan Wipro started the Azim Premji Foundation in 2001, with an initial endowment of Wipro shares worth $125 million. Last year(2010), in keeping with his avowed intent of giving away a chunk of his fortune, he donated shares worth $2 billion, to a trust that will go to the foundation to help public schools in India’s heartland by training teachers and improving curriculum.

The donation brought down Premji’s holding in Wipro from 79% to 70%. Eldest son Rishad, a Harvard grad, who was recently elevated to chief strategy officer, is widely seen as his successor.The largest such endowment by an individual in India, it makes Premji one of Asia’s biggest donors.His new Azim Premji University to train teachers is opening this July(2011).


Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Azim Premji's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2015
  • Earnings 2014
Earnings 2015 N/A
Asset Apr. 2015

Series D investment at PolicyBazaar with PremjiInvest, a private equity fund he manages (with 4 other investors)

$40,000,000
Asset Mar. 2015

Series C investment at Cyanogen with PremjiInvest, a private equity fund he manages (with 12 other investors)

$80,000,000
Earnings 2014 N/A
Asset Oct. 2014

Series D investment at Financial Software Systems with PremjiInvest, a private equity fund he manages

$57,000,000
Asset Sep. 2014

Series E investment at DataStax with PremjiInvest, a private equity fund he manages (with 8 other investors)

$106,000
Asset May. 2014

Private equity investment at Snapdeal with PremjiInvest, a private equity fund he manages (with 4 other investors)

$100,000
Asset Jan. 2014

Venture round investment at Myntra with PremjiInvest, a private equity fund he manages (with 3 other investors)

$50,000