Top 10 Self Made Indian Business Men & Women 

These individuals, against all odds, have carved a niche for themselves in various industries.

1. Dhirubhai Ambani

Dhirubhai Ambani, a visionary and the founder of Reliance Industries Limited, started his journey from a small village in Gujarat.

2.Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw - Biocon Limited

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, often hailed as the 'Bioqueen of India,' is the founder of Biocon Limited. Breaking barriers , she became India's first biotech entrepreneur.

3. N. R. Narayana Murthy - Infosys

Narayana Murthy co-founded Infosys with a small investment . Starting in a modest apartment, he built one of the largest IT consulting firms globally.

4. Indra Nooyi - Former CEO of PepsiCo

Indra Nooyi, born in Chennai, India, shattered glass ceilings on her way to becoming the CEO of PepsiCo.

5. Ritesh Agarwal - OYO Room

Ritesh Agarwal, the young entrepreneur behind OYO Rooms, began his journey by renting out a room in his house. Today, OYO is a global hospitality giant.

6. Vijay Shekhar Sharma - Paytm

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, the founder of Paytm, started his entrepreneurial journey with a vision to make digital payments accessible to every Indian.

7. Byju Raveendran - BYJU'S

Byju Raveendran, a former teacher, revolutionized the education sector with BYJU'S - The Learning App.

8. Vinod Dham - Father of the Pentium Chip

Vinod Dham, known as the 'Father of the Pentium Chip,' played a pivotal role in the microprocessor revolution.

9. Falguni Nayar - Nykaa

Falguni Nayar, a former investment banker, founded Nykaa, an e-commerce platform for beauty and cosmetics.

10. Bhavish Aggarwal - Ola Cab

Bhavish Aggarwal's entrepreneurial spirit led to the creation of Ola Cabs, transforming the way people commute in India.