Kumar Mangalam Birla

Kumar Mangalam Birla
Born(1967-06-14) 14 June 1967 (age 50)
ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Alma materH.R. College of Commerce and Economics
London Business School
Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
OccupationChairman of Aditya Birla Group
Net worthDecrease US$ 9.1 billion (February 2017)
Spouse(s)Neerja Birla (m. 1989)
Parent(s)Aditya Vikram Birla


Kumar Mangalam Birla’ (given birth to 14 June 1967) can be an Indian industrialist as well as the chairman from the Aditya Birla Group, among the largest conglomerate corporations in India. He’s also the chancellor from the Birla Institute of Technology & Research.

Early life and education

Birla is a fourth-generation person in the Birla family members from the condition of Rajasthan. He was created in Kolkata and elevated in Mumbai. He includes a Bachelor of Business level from H.R. University of Business and Economics, MBA level from London Business College, where he's Hon. Fellow. and CA (Chartered Accountant) from ICAI (India).


Birla took more than as chairman from the Aditya Birla Group in 1995, in age 28, following a loss of life of his dad Aditya Vikram Birla. During his tenure as chairman, the group's annual turnover offers extended from US$3.33 Billion in 1995 to US$41 billion in 2015.Birla has received several accolades, like the International Marketing Association’s "CEO of the entire year Honor" in 2016; the united states India Business Council's "Global Leadership Award" in 2014; Economic Occasions “Business Leader Honor” in 2003 and 2013; Forbes India Management Honor – Flagship Honor “Business owner of the entire year 2012; NDTV Income Business Leadership Honours 2012, “Many Inspiring Innovator”; CNBCTV18 IBLA “Business Innovator when planning on taking India Overseas 2012”; CNN-IBN “Indian of the entire year Honor 2010”; JRD Tata “Leadership Honor 2008”; NDTV’s “Global Indian Innovator of the entire year 2007”.An educationist, Birla may be the Chancellor of Birla Institute of Technology & Technology (Pieces). He's Chairman of IIT Delhi, IIM Ahmedabad and Chairman of Rhodes India Scholarship or grant Committee for Oxford University or college. He acts on London Business College’s Asia Pacific Advisory Table and can be an Honorary Fellow from the London Business College.

Personal life

Mr. Birla and his wife, Mrs. Neerja Birla possess three kids, Ananyashree, Aryaman Vikram and Advaitesha.

See also

Set of billionaires Set of University or college of London people