Azim Premji Net Worth

Net Worth: $22.2 Billion
Statistics
  • Source of Wealth:

    Software (Wipro) , Inherited
  • Age:

    73
  • Birth Place:

    Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Yasmeen Premji)
  • Full Name:

    Azim Hashim Premji
  • Nationality:

    Indian
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About Azim Hashim Premji

Azim Premji has an estimated net worth of $22.2 billion in June 2019. 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).

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Earnings 2015

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

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