Akash Ambani’s name is included in TIME100 next list.
New Delhi: Akash Ambani, Chairman, Jio has been named in TIME100 NEXT – TIME’s list of rising stars of the world. The TIME100 Next 100 highlights emerging leaders who are shaping the future of business, entertainment, sports, politics, health, science and activism, and more.
Akash Ambani is the only Indian to feature in this list.
“Akash Ambani, the Indian industrialist royal family, was always expected to grow the business. But he has worked hard. Ambani was promoted to chairman of Jio, India’s largest telecom company, in June. which has more than 426 million users, after being controversially given a board seat at the age of just 22.
He has since played a key role in securing billions of dollars in investment from Google and Facebook. If he handles Jio well, he could be given a crack at large parts of the family group,” said a profile in Time 100 Next.