Sri Hinduja is one of the wealthiest Britons with an estimated net worth of GBP 28BN. Hinduja was raised in Karachi and begun his career in the textile industry in Bombay. One of his first successes was to market the Indian film Sangam overseas and especially in the Middle East. Based thereon, Hinduja built up a multi-sector empire, with acquisitions of Gulf Oil and Ashok Leyland. In the UK, Hinduja is based in London, where his estate „Carlton House Terrace“ is estimated at $500M.
Hinduja Group as Hinduja family office
There is no need for a dedicated Hinduja UK family office, since all investments are covered by the Hinduja group. Investments are made in different areas, such as the automotive sector, oil, chemicals, finance, IT, power, media, real estate and trading. Also in the renewables sector, Hinduja is active through Hinduja Renewables, which owns PV plants in India. The net worth of the Hinduja Group exceeds $50BN.
Picture source: Zbynek Burival
This article directly stems from the research process for our European single family office database. Our list of European single family offices includes the most important family investment vehicles that invest in various areas, such as financial markets, real estate, venture capital, private equity and renewables.