Murali Divi

Murali  Divi
Murali Divi
Anil Kumar for Forbes India
At a Glance
  • Age
  • Earnings
    $ 2.28 Billion
  • Source of earnings
  • Marital Status
  • Children
  • Residence

Forbes India Lists

#42 India Rich List 2015

#45 India Rich List Rank 2014
#60 India Rich List Rank 2013

U.S. educated chemist founded generics maker Divi's Laboratories 25 years ago. Shares of the $472 million (revenues) company are up 22% from last year, buoyed partly by a 45% spurt in net profits in a recent quarter to $26 million. Divi, whose factory was hit by a cyclone last year, has decided to invest $75 million in a new factory to "de-risk our business," he says. Divi enjoys horticulture and grows his own orchids.

India Rich List 2015

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