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Lakshmi Mittal

About Lakshmi Mittal

Lakshmi Mittal is a renowned International Businessman, famous for his steel venture - Mittal Steels. Lakshmi Mittal is listed in the Forbes list many times. His daughter Vanisha Mittal Bhatia is listed in Forbes list of billionaire heiresses. Mittal co-chairs the China Relief Fund.

Professional Biography

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

  • March 11, 2009: #8 Forbes World's Billionaires 2009 with estimated Net Worth of $19.3 Billions
  • March 2010: #5 Forbes World's Billionaires 2010 with estimated Net Worth of $28.7 Billions

Lakshmi Mittal in News

Randgold Resources Limited Statement on Ebola
Randgold (LSE: RRS) (NASDAQ: GOLD), along with a group of ten other companies operating in West Africa, are concerned about the impact of the Ebola virus on affected countries' economies and the well-being of their people, which is being compounded by subsequent decisions and actions that affect travel to and trade with the region.

Brit sculptor Anish Kapoor slams critics over Olympic sculpture
Indian-born British sculptor Anish Kapoor has dismissed criticism of his Olympic sculpture, the ArcelorMittal Orbit, claiming that nobody liked the Eiffel Tower either when it was first built.

Laskhmi Mittal remains UK's richest man for 8th year in a row
Steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal retains the top spot for the eighth straight year in the annual UK's wealthiest rich list of Sunday Times.

Prime Minister dedicates Bhatinda refinery to nation
Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Saturday dedicated the Guru Govind Singh Refinery at Bhatinda to the nation.

Goldman Sachs board meets in Mumbai amid talk of splitting of top jobs
Board of directors of embattled Goldman Sachs Group Inc held a meeting here on Thursday amid reports that senior executives had talked about splitting the roles of chief executive and chairman, both held now by Lloyd Blankfein.

Lakshmi Mittal drops out of Forbes' top ten rich list for first time
Indian-origin steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal has slipped to the 20th position on the Forbes list of the world's exclusive billionaires' club with a 20.7 billion dollar wealth, after losing 10.4 billion dollars in the past year.

Roman Abramovich rubs shoulders with Mittal at UK's most expensive street
Russian tycoon Roman Ambrovich has reportedly bought a 90-million-pounds mansion next to Britain's richest man Lakshmi Mittal in UK's most expensive street.

Lakshmi Mittal to table buyout bid for Q
Indian billionaire Lakshmi Mittal will table a buyout bid for QPR tomorrow that could spark a multi-million pound war with Manchester City for the Premier League title.

Queen's Park Rangers must be docked 10 points: Ex-FA chief
Former Football Association boss Mark Palios has said that Lakshmi Mittal owned Queen's Park Rangers must be docked at least 10 points if they are found guilty of breaking transfer rules.

'Kensington Street' richest avenue in UK with house prices of 19.5m Pounds
A study conducted by real estate company Zoopla has come up with jaw-dropping figures of property in Kensington Palace Gardens in London.

Brits occupy only half of UK rich list
The newly published 2011 rich list has revealed only half of the UK's 10 wealthiest people are British citizens.

Sonia Gandhi ranks 9th in Forbes list of most powerful person
UPA Chairperson and Congress President Sonia Gandhi has been ranked ninth in the Forbes list of the world's most powerful people that is headed by Chinese President Hu Jintao.

Lakshmi Mittal replaces Mukesh Ambani as world's richest Indian
Steel Tycoon Lakshmi Mittal has clinched the title of the world's richest Indian from Reliance Industries' chief Mukesh Ambani.

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