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Led by his vision and leadership, SP along with his brothers, Gopichand, Prakash and Ashok Hinduja, conceived and strategized the diversification and expansion of Hinduja Group. As of May 2017, together with his brother Gopichand, he is the United Kingdom’s richest man. Since the 1990s, he has been consistently ranked among the UK and Asia’s wealthiest people. In May 2017, Hinduja topped the Sunday Times Rich List with an estimated wealth of GBP 16.2 billion ($21 billion). Based on the rich list compiled by Asian Media & Marketing Group, Hinduja’s wealth is estimated at GBP 19 billion ($24.7 billion). The Forbes List in March 2016 ranked him and his brother GP as the world’s 58th richest billionaire family with an estimated wealth of $16.4 billion.

Early Life Srichand Parmanand Hinduja was born on 28 November 1935 in Karachi, Sindh province, British India. The second son of Parmanand Deepchand Hinduja and Jamuna Parmanand Hinduja. He was educated at Davar’s College of Commerce and R. D. National College, both in Mumbai. Alongside his younger brothers

Gopichand, Prakash, and Ashok, Hinduja is known as the patriarch of India’s “fab four”.

Personal Life Hinduja is married to Madhu Srichand Hinduja, and they have two daughters. In 1988, their daughter Shanu married Suren Mukhi, the son of Narsi and Janki Mukhi,

another London-based Sindhi trading family. Their other daughter, Vinoo Srichand Hinduja is on the board of management for the P.D. Hinduja National Hospital and Medical Research Centre in Mumbai. On 19 May 1992, their only son, Dharam Hinduja, died a few days after receiving 70 percent burns from selfimmolation in a hotel JUNE 2019 | WWW.NRINEWSTODAY.COM

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