Chirayu Amin

Chirayu Amin
Chirayu Amin
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At a Glance
  • Age
  • Earnings
    $ 1.22 Billion
  • Source of earnings
  • Marital Status
  • Children
  • Residence

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#93 India Rich List 2015


Makes debut after shares of his Alembic Pharmaceuticals rose 55% in past 12 months, spurred by increased revenues and profitability. The maker of generic drugs, which gets more than half its $330 million sales from the domestic market, has popular cough syrup Glycodin in its portfolio. It's now aiming to launch about 30 products in the U.S. over the next 3 years. It acquired a 49% stake in Adwiya Mami, an Algerian drugmaker, in October. The Alembic Group was set up by his grandfather in 1907 to make tinctures and alcohol. Amin is the brother-in-law of Harsh Mariwala (No. 35).
He was head of the controversial Indian Premier League for 17 months after its founder Lalit Modi was sacked in 2010.

India Rich List 2015

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