10 Keralites in Forbes' list of billionaires; MA Yusuff Ali in top spot
Dubai: Ten Keralites have been included in the Forbes' 35th annual list of the world's billionaires. Among them, NRI businessman and chairman of Lulu Group M A Yusuff Ali is the richest with a net worth of 480 crore Dollars (approximately Rs 35,600 crore).
Yusuff Ali is in the 589th spot in the global list and 26th at the national level. He is also the richest Indian industrialist in the Gulf countries. In 2020, the net worth of Yusuff Ali was 445 crore Dollars.
The second richest Keralite in the list is Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan. His net worth is 330 crore Dollars.
Other Keralites in the list are Ravi Pillai, Byju Raveendran (250 crore Dollars each), SD Shibulal (190 crore Dollars), Gems Group chairman Sunny Varkey (140 crore Dollars), George Alexander Muthoot, George Jacob Muthoot and George Thomas Muthoot (130 crore Dollars) and TS Kalyanaraman (100 crore Dollars).