Bill Gates maintains his position as one of the world’s richest man in the Forbes annual list with a net worth of $95.0 billion. Warren Buffet, with a net worth of $88 billion, followed by big names including Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos with a staggering $160 Billion, and others.
But, you’ll be amazed to know that there actually is a multinational company that is making more money than all those whose Chairpersons make it to the list of the wealthiest people on the globe. And this conglomerate is none other than the Tata Group of India.
The company was founded by Jamsetji Tata in 1868 and gained international recognition after its association with various brands worldwide.
Today, they are running 96 companies and there exist 30 publically listed Tata enterprises including Tata Steel, Tata Motors, Tata Consultancy Services, Tata Power, Tata Chemicals, Tata Global Beverages, Tata Teleservices, Titan, Tata Communications, Taj Group and several more, with a with a combined market capitalization of about $130 billion.
In India, 4 out 5 top-ranked “Responsible business” companies belong to the Tata Group.