Shiv Nadar Net Worth 2024: Investments, Earnigns, and Age

Indian billionaire businessman, Shiv Nadar Net Worth is estimated to be $28.7 billion (Rs. 2.09 lakh crores). Check out his Age, Height, Weight, GF, and Income.

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Shiv Nadar Net Worth
Shiv Nadar Net Worth

Indian billionaire businessman, Shiv Nadar Net Worth is estimated to be $28.7 billion (Rs. 2.09 lakh crores). Shiv Nadar is the third richest person in India and the 56th richest person in the world. Check our Shiv Nadar Biography, Age, Wife, Height, Weight, and many more details can be checked from this page. Shiv Nadar is an Indian tech tycoon, 3rd most prosperous Indian businessman with a net worth of $28.7 billion as of 2024. Shiv Nadar is the founder and chairman of HCL and has turned the IT hardware company into an IT Enterprise over the last three decades.

He has been able to develop his company by constantly reinventing his company’s focus. Indian IT pioneer Shiv Nadar cofounded HCL in a garage in 1976 to make calculators and microprocessors. However, today his $10.2 billion (revenue) HCL Technologies is among India’s largest software services providers.

In July 2020, he stepped down as chairman of HCL Technologies, handing over the position to his daughter, Roshni Nadar Malhotra. And has now become the chairman of emeritus. HCL Technologies, which employs 169,000 people in 50 countries worldwide, hires high school grads and trains them on the job. One of India’s leading philanthropists, Nadar, has donated $662 million to his Shiv Nadar Foundation, which backs education-related causes. you may also check Vijay Kedia Net Worth.

Shiv Nadar Net Worth

Shiv Nadar Current Net Worth is estimated to be around$28.7 Billion (USD 2,870 Crores) (Rs. 2.09 Lakhs Crores). Shiv Nadar controls 60 percent of Indian software developers HCL Technologies with his family. The family also owns 50 percent of the computer maker and services business HCL Infosystems. Although he is the company chairman, he is credited all his to his family’s shares. The Nadar family also owns several paintings valued at over $85 million, and his wife operates the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art in New Delhi.


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NameShiv Nadar
Net Worth (2024)$28.7 Billion
Net Worth In Indian Rupees2.09 Lakh Crore INR
ProfessionIndian industrialist
Monthly Income $160 Million +
Yearly Income$2 Billion +
HCL Technologies60% stake, valued at $21.3 billion
HCL Infosystems50% stake, valued at $2.7 billion
Other assets$4.7 billion
Last Updated2024
Shiv Nadar Net Worth

His income model:

DailyUSD 1,562,726
WeeklyUSD 7,813,631
MonthlyUSD 33,859,070
AnnualUSD 406,310,743

Shiv Nadar Net worth statistics

  • March 2011 –$5.6 B
  • March 2012 –$5.0 B
  • March 2013 –$6.5 B
  • March 2014 –$11.1 B
  • March 2015 –$14.8 B
  • March 2016 –$11.1 B
  • March 2017 –$12.3 B
  • March 2018 –$14.6 B
  • March 2019 –$14.6 B
  • April 2020 – $11.9 B
  • 2023 – 25.5 Billion
  • 2024 – 28.7 Billion

Shiv Nadar Biography

Shiv Nadaris an Indian billionaire industrialist, founder and chairman Emeritus of HCL Technologies Limited and the Shiv Nadar Foundation. He was born in 1945 in Moolaipozhi Village, in Thoothukudi district, Tamil Nadu, India. He belongs to an upper-middle-class family. His father was Sivasubramaniya Nadar, and his mother Vamasundari Devi was the sister of S. P. Adithanar, founder of Dina Thanthi newspaper.

He completed his schooling at Town Higher Secondary School, Kumbakonam. Later he got admitted into Elango Corporation Higher Secondary School, Madurai.

In June 1995, he was admitted into the 6th class and continued schooling until June 1997, in Town High School. Later for his higher education, he joined St. Joseph Boys Higher Secondary School, Trichy. He has collected a degree in Electrical Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, and a pre-university degree in the American College, Madurai.


Nadar got married to Kiran Nadar, an art collector and have a daughter with her. His daughter, Roshni Nadar, is currently handling and overseeing HCL Technologies Limited as the company’s chairperson.

Net Worth$28.7 Billion
BornJuly 14, 1945 (Age: 78 Years old)
Identified asFounder of SSN College of Engineering, and
Founder of HCL Technologies
StatusIndian Billionaire Industrialist
EducationPSG College of Technology
ResidenceDelhi, India
Spousal StatusMarried (Kiran Nadar)
Children1 (Daughter – Roshni Nadar)
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Shiv and Roshni Nadar presenting a cheque of Rs. 4 crores to the Prime Minister, DrManmohan Singh, towards the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund in New Delhi on 17 January 2005


  • 1945Shiv Nadar is born in a village in Tamil Nadu, India.
  • 1976Creates Hindustan Computers, investing $20,000 with partners.
  • 1978Starts selling micro-computers after IBM leaves India.
  • 1994Establishes Shiv Nadar Foundation, focusing on education.
  • 1999HCL Technologies raises $170 million in an initial public offering.
  • 2008Acquires the U.K.’s Axon Group for about $600 million.
  • 2009Starts VidyaGyan, providing free education to top rural students.
  • 2009Daughter, Roshni, becomes CEO of holding company HCL Corp.
  • 2010Sells 2.5 percent of HCL Technologies for philanthropic donation.
  • 2016HCL Technologies acquires Volvo’s external IT business.

Shiv Nadar Career

Shiv Nadar began his career in 1967 when he founded HCL in a garage to make calculators and microprocessors. To develop his company further, he renovated his IT enterprise from an IT hardware corporation in 3 decades. Many people supported business tycoon Shiv; they were his friends S. Raman, Subhash Arora, DS Puri, Yogesh Vaidya, Mahendra Pratap, Ajai Chowdhry, the Ex-Chairman of HCL, and last but not least, Arjun Malhotra (CEO and Chairman, Headstrong)

In 1980, HCL wagered and entered the worldwide market with their Far East computers in Singapore to sell IT hardware. In the same year, the company earned a revenue of Rs. 1 million while handling its operations in Singapore. Currently, HCL company has over 150,000 employees in 49 countries across the world. At the same time, Nadar remains the biggest shareholder of HCL without any management control.
Since the mid-1990s, Nadar has tried to focus on setting up the educational structure of India through his foundation Shiv Nadar Foundation.


In 1996, Nadar established the SSN College of Engineering in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, for students’ future development. Nadar also endowed Rs. 1 million value of HCL shares to the college in his father’s name.

In 2006, Nadar declared that the college would promote research and ensure that students benefit from foreign university tie-ups. In 2005, he joined the administrative committee of the Indian School of Business. Until 2014, Nadar served as the director of the leading group of governors, the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur), a technical institution.

In 2008, Nadar was awarded the Padma Bhushan for his successful endeavors in the IT industry. Today, HCL is India’s third-biggest software services supplier by market cap and a $9.9 billion revenue-generating company.


Who is Shiv Nadar?

Shiv Nadar is an Indian billionaire industrialist and the founder & chairman of Shiv Nadar Foundation and HCL Technologies Limited.

What is the net worth of Shiv Nadar?

Shiv Nadar has a net worth of $28.7 Billion (Rs. 2.09 Lakh Crores), making him one of India's top most affluent men.

Where was Shiv Nadar born?

The billionaire industrialist Shiv Nadar was born in 1945 in Moolaipozhi Village, in Thoothukudi district, Tamil Nadu, India.

Who is the wife of Shiv Nadar?

Shiv Nadar was married to Kiran Nadar and had a daughter with her.

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