Kishore Biyani is the founder of popular business group “Future Group”. He is also one of the richest persons in India with a net worth of $1.3 Billion. Under the Future Group, he founded many business companies to expand the group’s business in India and abroad. He is also one of the most popular business leaders in India.
So, let’s have a look at the list of amazing, important and interesting facts about Kishore Biyani.
8 Amazing and Interesting Facts About Kishore Biyani
1. Kishore Biyani Net Worth
Kishore Biyani is one of the richest persons in India with a net worth of $1.3 Billion which is equivalent to Rs. 86255000000
2. Co-Author of “It Happened in India: The Story of Pantaloons, Big Bazaar, Central and The Great Indian Consumer”
Kishore Biyani has co-authored one of the most popular business books in India till date. He co-authored this book which has sold more than 100,000 copies.
3. Born and Raised in Mumbai
Kishore Biyani was born on August 9, 1961 in Mumbai and raised in Mumbai too.
4. Kishore Biyani’s Popular Quote
He has given a popular quote for all his followers, “We Believe in Destroying What We Have Created”.
5. First Successful Free Event
Kishore Biyani organized a disco dandiya event for 2000 people. He want to offer this event free of charge to all guests and attendees. For this, he convinced the sponsors and made the event grand success.
6. He is Commerce Graduate
Kishore Biyani earned B.com degree and thereafter he started his journey of business.
7. He Owns Popular Brands
Kishore’s company Future Group owns many popular brands, which includes Big Bazaar, Grand Central, Pantaloons, and a few others.
8. Won Many Prestigious Awards
Kishore Biyani won many prestigious awards including Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Award of the Year, The First Generation Entrepreneur of the Year, and Young Business Leader.
Article first published on May 21, 2016.