Cyrus Poonawalla

About Cyrus Poonawalla

Birth Place: Pune, India, India
Residence: Pune, India
Alma mater: Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce
Years active: 1966–present
Organization: Serum Institute of India
Known for: Founder of Serum Institute of India, Horse Racing, Cars
Spouse(s): Villoo Poonawalla (30 sep 1943-9 june 2010(66))
Children: Adar Poonawalla (son)
Awards: Padma Shri in 2005
Website: cyruspoonawalla.com cyruspoonawallagroup.com

Cyrus Poonawalla Net Worth

Cyrus Poonawalla was born in Pune, India, India. Son of a race horse breeder, Cyrus Poonawalla founded Serum Institute of India in 1966 and built it into one of the world's largest vaccine makers. Serum produces 1.3 billion doses annually of a range of vaccines, including for measles, polio and flu. His U.K.-educated son Adar is Serum's CEO and helps him run the company. Serum owns Dutch vaccine maker Bilthoven Biologicals and the Czech unit of U.S. firm Nanotherapeutics.
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💰 Net worth: $8 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2009 $1.5 Billion
2010 $2 Billion
2011 $2.3 Billion
2012 $2.9 Billion
2013 $3.9 Billion
2014 $4.9 Billion
2015 $6.6 Billion
2016 $8.5 Billion
2017 $8.1 Billion
2018 $8.61 Billion

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Famous Quotes:

We reach more children than Coca-Cola and PepsiCo can ever hope to.

Awards and nominations:

He was awarded the Padma Shri for his contribution to the field of medicine, by the Government of India in 2005.. He also received the “Lifetime Achievement Award” by the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in 2005

Biography/Timeline

2005

He was awarded the Padma Shri for his contribution to the field of Medicine, by the Government of India in 2005.. He also received the “Lifetime Achievement Award” by the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in 2005

2018

As per Forbes March 2018 rankings, Poonawalla's net worth is $9.1 billion and is ranked #10th richest person in India and #170th richest person in the world. He did his schooling from The Bishop's School in Pune, and later graduated from Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce, University of Pune, in 1966.