|Birth Place||Pune, India, India|
|Alma mater||Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce|
|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|
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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
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.