Savitri Jindal

About Savitri Jindal

Birth Day: March 20, 1950
Birth Place: Hisar, India, India
Birth Sign: Aries
Residence: Hisar, Haryana, India
Education: Diploma
Occupation: Chairperson of Jindal Group
Political party: Indian National Congress
Spouse(s): O.P. Jindal (1950–2005)
Children: [Prithviraj Jindal, Sajjan Jindal, Ratan Jindal, Naveen Jindal, and five others

Savitri Jindal Net Worth

Savitri Jindal was bornon March 20, 1950 in Hisar, India, India. Jindal Group, whose interests include steel, power, cement and infrastructure, is chaired by Savitri Jindal, widow of founder Om Prakash Jindal. Upon O.P.Jindal's death in 2005 in a helicopter crash, group companies were divided among his 4 sons, who now run them independently. The biggest assets of the group are overseen by her Mumbai-based son Sajjan Jindal, who runs JSW Steel, among much else. Jindal's younger son Naveen's Jindal Power & Steel, once a high-flier, is weighed down by $7.1 billion in debt.
Savitri Jindal is a member of Metals & Mining

💰 Net worth: $7.9 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2009 $2.7 Billion
2010 $12.2 Billion
2011 $13.2 Billion
2012 $10.9 Billion
2013 $7.6 Billion
2014 $4.9 Billion
2015 $5.3 Billion
2016 $3.5 Billion
2017 $5.2 Billion
2018 $8.05 Billion

Biography/Timeline

2010

The revenue of the company quadrupled after she took charge of the company. With a background and History from the state of Haryana, she served as the member of Haryana Legislative Assembly and held the office of Minister of Power till 2010. O.P. Jindal group was started in 1952 by Mr. O.P Jindal, an Engineer by profession. It became the conglomerate for steel, power, mining, oil and gas. Each of these four divisions of her Business is run by her four sons, Prithviraj, Sajjan, Ratan and Naveen Jindal. Jindal Steels is the third-largest Producer of steel in India.

2013

In 2005, Jindal was elected to the Haryana Vidhan Sabha from Hissar constituency, which was earlier represented by her late husband Sh.O.P Jindal for a long time. In 2009, she was re-elected to the constituency and was appointed as the cabinet minister in the Haryana Government on 29 October 2013.

2014

Savitri Jindal was a Minister in Haryana Government and member of the Haryana Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) from Hisar constituency. She lost the seat in elections held in 2014 for the Haryana assembly. She became the chairperson after her husband, O.P. Jindal, who died in a helicopter crash in 2005. She is a member of the INC political party.

2016

Savitri Jindal is the richest woman in India, and the 16th-richest Indian in 2016, worth over $4.0 billion; she also was the world's 453rd-richest person in 2016. The steel baroness, however, enjoys talking about her children and continuing her husband's public work. She is the world's seventh-richest mother.