The 31-year-old Akash Ambani has been instrumental in building the technical infrastructure that supports Jio’s 4G offering.
Akash Ambani, Mukesh Ambani’s oldest son, will take over as chairman of Jio when he passes away. Akash Ambani, who was not in charge of running Reliance Jio, was named chairman of the board of directors. Mukesh Ambani quit his job on the board of Reliance Jio.
Here are 5 Fast Facts About Akash Ambani, Reliance Jio’s Newest Chairman:
Akash Ambani attended Brown University and majored in Economics
Akash Ambani, who is now 31 years old, attended Brown University and majored in Economics there. In the year 2020, he tied the knot with Shloka Mehta, and the couple now had a son named Prithvi.
The firm claims that by promoting Akash to the position of Chairman
He has been deeply involved in the digital push that the Reliance group has been making. The firm claims that by promoting Akash to the position of Chairman of Reliance Jio Infocomm, they have acknowledged the specific contributions he has made to the journey of digital services and “rededicated him to even higher levels of duties, moving forward”.
Akash has personally led the most significant acquisitions
According to the firm, Akash Ambani was heavily involved in the development of a Jiophone with India-specific specifications and its subsequent debut in 2017. In the past few years, he has personally led the most significant acquisitions that Jio has undertaken in the digital arena.
Mukesh Ambani will transfer over control of the retail business to Isha
Akash Ambani is the eldest of the three children that Mukesh and Nita Ambani have together. He has a younger brother named Anant Ambani, as well as a twin sister named Isha Ambani.
Isha Ambani, Mukesh Ambani’s daughter, is engaged to Anand Piramal, the son of Ajay and Swati Piramal, who own the Piramal Group. It is commonly believed that Mukesh Ambani will transfer over control of the retail business to Isha. Anant Ambani, who is 21 years old, is currently a director on both Jio Platforms and Reliance Retail Ventures.