Meet Roshni Nadar Malhotra: Richest Woman in India | List of Top Wealthiest Women

Roshani Nadar Malhotra heads of HCL Technologies is top's on the list with a fortune of Rs 54,850 crores. She is now a richest woman in India.

Roshani Nadar Malhotra: richest woman in India
Roshani Nadar Malhotra – India's wealthiest woman.

Roshni Nadar is the richest woman in India. She tops the list of wealthiest women in 2020. She is the head of HCL technologies. Roshni Nadar Malhotra is the head of HCL Technologies. She tops the list of wealthiest women in India.

She is the richest woman in India. She made herself is the wealthiest woman among the list of women who have assets of 1000 crores and more. The list is based on September 2020.

The report is an effort to generate wealth among the wealthiest women. She tops the list of top 100 entrepreneurs, professionals, and businesswomen in India.

The average asset of the women on the list are 2725 crores. She top’s the list of Hurun India Rich List 2020, with a fortune 54,850 crores.

According to reports, she is an inspirational and more pioneering woman leading the way towards achieving success across India.

Women are participating in various parts of India as the goal is to reach of $5 trillion economy by 2025. Women are playing an important role in wealth creation to achieve the goal.

In the list of 31 self-made women entrepreneurs, six entrepreneurs are professional managers and 25 are the entrepreneurs of the start-up ecosystem depicted in the list. Two of them have built their companies into unicorns – Falguni Nayar of Nykaa and Divya Gokulnath of Byju’s.

And, the Nineteen woman are aged 40 or below, out of them Kanika Tekriwal, Jet set go; Anjana Reddy, Universal Sportsbiz and Vidhi Shanghvi, Sun Pharma are the youngest female entrepreneur on the list.

25% of the women are involved in various fields including textiles, Pharmaceuticals, Apparel & Accessories. Whereas, 9% of shares are from health sectors and 8% from Financial activities.

Mumbai top’s the list with 32 individuals followed by New Delhi (20), Hyderabad (10). Whereas, the 15% of women are from small towns.

Primarily the women are identified with are education and healthcare. Four women are included in India’s list of philanthropies of 2020.

These women are India’s most successful women entrepreneurs. As females are also coming forward for our economy, they are equal contributors like men.

Top 10 richest women in India 

Here is the list of top 10 wealthiest Indian women. These women are truly inspiring to the nation. Roshani Nadar head of HCL Technologies is top’s on the list with the wealth of Rs 54,850 crore. She is now a richest woman in India.


Wealth (Rs crore)



Roshni Nadar Malhotra54,850HCL TechnologiesNew Delhi
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw36,600BioconBengaluru
Leena Gandhi Tewari21,340USVMumbai
Nilima Motaparti18,620Divi’s LaboratoriesHyderabad
Radha Vembu11,590ZohoChennai
Jayshree Ullal10,220Arista NetworksSan Francisco
Renu Munjal8,690Hero FinCorpNew Delhi
Malika Chirayu Amin7,570Alembic PharmaceuticalsVadodara
Anu Aga & Meher Pudumjee5,850ThermaxPune
Falguni Nayar & family5,410NykaaMumbai

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is from the company Biocon, who has assets worth 36,600 crores followed by Leena Gandhi Tiwari belongs to the USV hawking capital of 21,340 crores,  Neelima Motaparti (18,620), Radha Vembu (11,590), Jayashree Ullal (10,220), Renu Munjal  (8690), Malika Chirayu Amin (7570), Anu Aga (5850), Falguni Nair and family (5410).

Related: Top 10 India’s Leading Women Entrepreneurs who shattered the glass ceiling to make it big


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