Laksmi Niwas Mittal is an Indian steel magnate based in the United Kingdom was born on 15 June 1950. Currently, he is chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, which is one of the world’s largest steelmaking companies. Laksmi has been honored with Padma Vibhusan awarded by the Government of India, Forbes Lifetime Achievement Award by Forbes. Bessemer Gold Medal by IOM3, European Businessman of the Year provided by Forbes, Entrepreneur of the Year by The Wall Street Journal.
|Name||Laksmi Niwas Mittal|
|Net Worth||15.4 Billion USD|
|Date of Birth||15 th June 1950|
|Height||5 feet and 9 inches|
The Career of Laksmi Niwas
Laksmi was born in Sadulpur, Rajsthan, and completed his education from Shri Dhaulatram Nopany Vidyalaya. He completed his graduation from St. Xavier College with a B.com degree
.He was influenced by his father’s work, as his father Mohanlal Mittal used to run the steel business Nippon Denaro Ispat.
At the age of 26 Mittal opened his first steel factory PT Ispat Indo in Sidoarjo, East Jave, Indonesia.
Mitta purchased the Steel plant which was based in Cork, Ireland paying a nominal fee of 1 Million Euros to the Government of India. But after three years it got closed.
The net worth of Laksmi Niwas Mittal
The estimated net worth of Laksmi is about 15.4 Billion USD.
Lakshmi Mittal Age, Height, Weight, Wikipedia, Social Media Presence
Laksmi 70 years old as he was born on 15 th June 1950. He stands at a decent height of 5 feet and 9 inches with a weight of 70kg, As he is one of the popular business people he has n been featured on Wikipedia. Talking about his social media presence, he has been followed by more than 25k peoples on his Facebook page. Also, he owns a website ArcelorMittal in which he used to share his work careers, media.
Awards and Achievements
Laksmi was awarded the Steel Maker of the Year Award by the side of New Steel in the year 1996. After that, he was awarded the 8th honorary Willy Korf Steel Vision Award. Which was Provided by American Metal Market and World Steel Dynamics. In the same year, he was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year by The Wall Street Journal, also Forbes declared him to be a European Businessman of the Year.
In 2007 he was honored with Bessemer Gold Medal by IOM3, and Fellowship award by King’s College London.
The next year he was awarded by Forbes the title Forbes Lifetime Achievement Award, similarly, he was honored with Padma Vibhusan by the Government of India.
Laksmi Mittal Personal Life
Laksmi was born in the year 1950 and used to celebrate his birthday on 15th June every year. He was born and grew up in Rajsthan, Sadulpur having two brothers, Pramod Mital and Vinod Mittal. And a sister Seema Lohia in his family along with his parents. Talking about his relationship status, he is married to Usha Mittal. Also is a father of two children Aditya Mittal and a daughter Vanisha Mittal. Also, he is a 38% stakeholder of ArcelorMittal and holds a 20%stake in Queens Park Rangers F.C.