India's Gautam Adani Surpasses Warren Buffett in Wealth


Gautam Adani, one of India's biggest industrialists, continues to rise.

Gautam Adani has surpassed Warren Buffett to become the world's fifth richest person.

the 59-year-old Adani has a net worth of $123.7 billion.

as of Friday's market closing, pushing above Buffett's $121.7 billion wealth.

He is the founder and chairman of the Adani Group, an Indian port and energy conglomerate with six publicly traded firms.

This year, the shares of each of these companies have increased by between 19 and 195 percent.

Earlier this month, Abu Dhabi's International Holding Co., led by the crown prince's brother, ...

invested $2 billion in three of Adani's green energy enterprises.

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