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  • also known as Dhirubhai, (28 December 1932 – 6 July 2002) was an Indian business magnate and entrepreneur who founded Reliance Industries, a petrochemicals, communications, power, and textiles Ambani took his company public in 1984. Dhirubhai has been one among the select Forbes billionaires and has also figured in the Sunday Times list of top 50 businessmen in Asia. His life has often been referred to as a true "rags to riches" story.
  • He was born into a Gujarati family. HirachandGordhandhasAmbani was a village school teacher with little income.Hirachand and Jamnaben had two daughters and three sons Dhirubhai was the second son DhirubhaiDhirubhai was highly intelligent. He also do not like to learn lessons in the class school classroom. He chose work which used his physical ability to the maximum When Jamnaben once asked Dhirubhai and Ramnikbhai to help his father by earning money, he angrily replied, "Why do you keep screaming for money? I will make heaps of money one day". On weekends, he began setting up onion/potato fries stall at village fairs and made extra money which he gave his mother
  • The Reliance empire was split between the Ambani brothers
  • Dhirubai ambani

    1. 1. A legendary entrepreneurByNitish KankalRoll no:145
    2. 2. Insert Title Text Here DHIRUBHAI HIRACHAND AMBANI arguably India’s most enterprising entrepreneur. “THINK BIG THINK FAST THINK AHEADIDEAS ARE NO ONE’S MONOPOLY.”8/31/2012 2
    3. 3. 28.12.1932 – forever life referred to as a true "rags to riches" story.8/31/2012 3
    4. 4. BIRTH • D.O.B.- 28.12.1932 •He born at Chorwad, of Gujurat •Father - Hirachand Govardhandas Ambani -a school teacher •Mother- Jamanaben- a thrifty woman • Two brothers and two sisters.8/31/2012 4
    5. 5. CHILDHOODExtremely demanding, and difficult to placate.As he grew up, he became even more vigorous, and irrepressible.Possessed immense gusto and enormous energy.Always determined to do what he wanted to do, in exactlythe way he wanted it done, come hell or high water, as thephrase goes.8/31/2012 5
    6. 6. Education • After he completed his primary education, at the village school, he was sent to the Junagarh Dist. for further studies • Quite popular in his school and well- known for his brilliance and hard-work • Elected general secretary of the Junagarh Students Union8/31/2012 6
    7. 7. Life in Aden• After his annual matriculation examination, on the request of his father he had to move to Aden, Yemen to support his family• Aged 16 yrs• Started worked with A. Besse & Co. for a salary of Rs.300, immediately on reaching Aden• A. Besse & Co.-- largest transcontinental trading firm east of Suez• Dhirubhai -first sent to the commodities trading section & later, transferred to the section that handled petroleum products for the oil giant Shell8/31/2012 7
    8. 8. Business Milestones 1958 :- Returned to Mumbai, from Aden to start his own business in spices 1959 :- Started Reliance Commercial Corporation with a capital of Rs 15,000 at Mumbai 1966 :- Set up a spinning mill at Naroda, near Ahmedabad; floated Reliance Textiles on a capital of Rs 15 lakh 1977 :- Reliance Textile Industries issued 2.8 million shares in a landmark public issue8/31/2012 8
    9. 9. 1983 :- Reliance sales increased but net profit declined 1988 :- Reliance Petroleum raises Rs 1,300 crore from two million applicants 2000 :- Worlds largest refinery complex was commissioned at Jamnagar, valued at over Rs. 25,000 crores8/31/2012 9
    10. 10. WORK TO THE SOCIETY8/31/2012 10
    11. 11. Educational Initiatives• (DA-IICT)- Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology - established by The Dhirubhai Ambani Foundation (DAF) at Gandhinagar in Gujarat. Community Development • Gave importance for community development.8/31/2012 11
    12. 12. Healthcare Initiatives  The DAF has joined the management of Sir Hurkisondas Nurottumdas Hospital and Research Centre (HNH&RC)  It is a 28-year-old institution involved in clinical research  DAF converted this hospital into a patient-focused and not-for-profit.  Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Lodhivali, District Raigad8/31/2012 12
    13. 13. Reliance after Dhirubhai In November 2004, Mukesh Ambani in an interviewadmitted to having differences with his brother AnilOver ownership issues’The Reliance empire was split between the Ambanibrothers,Mukesh Ambani getting RIL and IPCL Anil Ambani heading Reliance Capital, RelianceEnergy and Reliance Infocomm. Mukesh Ambani is referred to as the RelianceIndustries Limited Anils Group has been renamed Reliance AnilDhirubhai Ambani Group (Reliance ADA Group)8/31/2012 13
    14. 14. Products Polyester Petro- chemicals Textiles Petroleum Retail RelianceOil & Gas Industries Telecom Limited
    15. 15. In popular media Guru- Hindi film based on In 1998, a book "The Polyester Dhirubhai ambani Prince" is also an unauthorized biography of Dhirubhai Ambani, outlining all his political and business conquests8/31/2012 15
    16. 16. Quotes by Dhirubhai Ambani *"I am deaf to the word "no"." "Thinkbig, think fast, think ahead. Ideas are no onesmonopoly" "You do not require an invitation to make profits" "Meeting the deadlines is not good enough, beating thedeadlines is my expectation” "We bet on people”"We cannot change our Rulers, but we can changethe way they Rule Us”8/31/2012 16
    17. 17. REFERENCES en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ Dhirubhai Ambani www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/dhirubhai-ambani.html www.google.com/imghp8/31/2012 17
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