Nita Ambani is an Indian philanthropist. She is the chairperson and founder of the Reliance Foundation, Dhirubhai Ambani International School and a director of Reliance Industries. She is married to Reliance Industries chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani. She is also an art collector and owner of the Indian Premier League cricket team Mumbai Indians.
Nita Ambani Bio/ Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Nita Mukesh Ambani|
|Profession||Chairperson Reliance Foundation|
|Nita Ambani Height||In Centimeter- 165 cm|
In Meter- 1.65 m
In Feet- 5’5″
|Weight||In Kilogram- 58 kg |
In Pound- 128 lbs
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Date Of Birth||1 November 1963 (Friday)|
|Nita Ambani Age (2022)||59 Years|
|Zodiac Sign/Sun Sign||Scorpio|
|Home town||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|College/University||Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification||A Bachelor’s degree in Commerce|
|Marriage Date||8 March 1985|
|Nita Ambani Husband||Mukesh Ambani|
|Children||Son– Akash Ambani, Anant Ambani|
Daughter– Isha M. Ambani
|Parents||Father– Ravindrabhai Dalal |
Mother– Purnima Dalal
|Sibling||Sister– Mamta Dalal|
|Hobbies||Teaching, Dancing, Swimming, Travelling, Reading|
|Book||Famous Five & The Secret Of Seven by Enid Blyton|
|Nita Ambani Net Worth (2022)||102 Billion USD|
Family, Early Life and Education
Nita Ambani was born on 1 November 1963 in a middle-class Gujarati family in Mumbai to Ravindrabhai Dalal and Purnima Dalal. She has a sister, Mamta Dalal, who works as a school teacher.
She completed her bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, and took up Bharatnatyam from an early age and grew to become a professional Bharatanatyam dancer.
She met Mukesh Ambani when she was a school teacher and married him in 1985. After marriage, she worked as a teacher for a few years.
Nita lives in the skyscraper private building, Antilia which is also the second most luxurious and expensive house.
They have two sons and a daughter. Akash Ambani and Isha Piramal are the elder children and Anant Ambani is younger.
Nita Ambani Career
Nita Mukesh Ambani is the founder and chairperson of Reliance Foundation, the CSR arm of Reliance Industries.
She is also the owner of Mumbai Indians. In 2014 she was elected to the board of Reliance Industries.
Awards and Honors
For her initiatives on grassroot sports, Ambani received the ‘Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Award 2017’ from the President of India. She is the recipient of the award for Best Corporate Supporter of Indian Sports, given by the Times of India.
Some Facts About Nita Ambani
- Nita Ambani took up Bharatnatyam at an early age and grew to become a professional Bharatnatyam dancer. (Watch Video)
- She is a fitness maniac and has reportedly undergone a huge transformation from 90 kg to 50 kg. She gives 40 minutes every day to a physical activity like yoga, swimming or exercise.
- Mrs Ambani is also a fashionista. She is extremely fond of branded shoes, watches and handbags. Did you know she owns the second most expensive handbag in the world? It is a customized Hermes Himalayan Crocodile Birkin. The bag has special features and is embellished with diamonds and white gold.
- Nita Ambani was included in the most influential women business leaders in Asia list by Forbes in 2016.
- In 2016, Mrs Ambani became the first Indian woman member who was selected as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
- She received the ‘Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Award 2017’ from the President of India for her sports initiatives. (Watch Video)