Dhirubhai Ambani, (Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani), Indian industrialist (born Dec. 28, , Chorwad, Gujarat, India—died July 6, , Mumbai. Dhirubhai Hirachand Ambani (Gujarati: ધીરુભાઈ અંબાણી) also known as Dhirubhai, (28 December – 6 July ) was an Indian. Dhirubhai Ambani is not an unheard name to an Indian entrepreneur. As the founder of If you’re born poor it’s not your fault but if you die poor it’s your fault.

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By Augustthe construction work had finished and the equipment and machineries were being installed to meet the September 1 deadline of starting off with the productions. The Plan promised to open massive new opportunities for growth for the country’s youth.

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He could do all this just because he could dream, and dream big. During this period, Ambani and his family stayed in a two-bedroom apartment at the Jai Hind Estate in BhuleshwarMumbai. Starting on a small scale, he dgirubhai made big deals in yarn to the point of being elected a director of the Bombay Yarn Merchants Association.

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In an unauthorized biography of Dhirubhai Ambani, published in by Hamish McDonald with the title The Polyester Princeall his political and business conquests are outlined. InChampaklal Damani and Dhirubhai Ambani ended their partnership and Dhirubhai started on his own. The Bear Cartel was acting on the belief that the Bulls would be short of cash to complete the transactions and would be ready for dhiurbhai under the ” Badla ” trading system operative in the Bombay Stock Exchange.

Franchise retail outlets were started and they used to sell “only Vimal” brand of autobiograpuy. It was engaged in almost every branch of trading business-cargo booking, handling, shipping, forwarding, and wholesale merchandising. Those days Indians did not need a visa for entering Aden but there were rumours around that the no visa regime was about to change any day.


Between andthe mill experienced a grand makeover as computerized and high-tech machines replaced the old traditional ones making Reliance the grandest composite mill in the country. Identify Actors By Childhood Pics. These investments were routed through many companies like Crocodile, Lota and Fiasco. Ghosh, former chairman of the State Bank of India. Ramnikbhai has arranged a job for you in Aden.

The Bear Cartel bought shares of Reliance from the market at higher price levels and it was also learnt that Dhirubhai Ambani himself supplied those shares to the Bear Cartel dhieubhai earned a healthy profit out of The Bear Cartel’s adventure.

It was therein that thoughts of building a refinery first shaped his dream.

He learnt the ways of commodity trading, high seas purchase and sales, marketing and distribution, currency trading, and money management. He came to Mumbai in to start his own business. By using this site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. Ramnath Goenka was also considered to be close to Nusli Wadia.

His entrepreneurial efforts have made his family amongst the richest families of the world. Criticism Despite his almost Midas Touch, Ambani has been known to have flexible values and an unethical streak running through him. Ambani was born on 28 th December in Gujarat, British India.

Meanwhile, Yemeni movement for independence curtailed opportunities for Dhirubhxi living in Aden.

With the excess money, he started expanding his mill by adding new machineries and better facilities for workers. He breathed his last on July 6,after a major stroke. Mukesh Ambani Anil Ambani.

Dhirubhai Ambani

He had moved to Yemen at the age of 16, after completing his matriculation. The Indian Express had turned the guns against Reliance and was directly blaming the government for not doing enough to penalize Reliance Industries.

To learn the tricks of the trade he offered to work free for a Gujarati trading firm. On many occasions, Ramnath Goenka tried to intervene between the two warring factions and ambanl an end to the enmity.


It is believed that both had different temperaments and a different take on how to conduct business.

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He tripled the workforce to fasten the building of the factory. Mukesh Ambani, Yemeni-born Indian business mogul who is the chairman and managing director of the Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries Limited RILthe foremost company of the Indian energy and materials conglomerate Reliance Group. Three years later, it received a nod of excellence from the World Bank, a fact that speeded the upgradation and expansion of all plant operations.

Copyright YourStory Media Pvt. His biographer himself has cited some instances of his unethical behavior when he was just an ordinary employee at a petrol dhirbhai in Dubai. Ambani returned from Yemen to India and started “Majin” in partnership with Champaklal Damani, his second cousin, [10] who lived with him in Turkey. To find a solution to this situation, the Bombay Stock Exchange was closed for three business days. Fiery instinct, futuristic outlook, indomitable will, and a burning passion was all that Dhirubhai Ambani had when he set out to work his way for a living in the lanes of Bombay, way back in Ambani took his company public in Your contribution may be further edited by our staff, and its publication is subject to our final approval.

The bulls kept on buying and a price of Rs. Goenka and Ambani became rivals mainly because Ambani’s corrupt business practices and his illegal actions that lead to Goenka not getting a fair share in the company.

He established Reliance Industries in Founder of Reliance Industries. Autobiographj never forgot that saying.