Gautam Thapar
Name: Gautam Thapar
Occupation: Engineer
Gender: Male
Birth Day: December 7, 1960
Age: 62
Country: India
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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Gautam Thapar

Gautam Thapar was born on December 7, 1960 in India (62 years old). Gautam Thapar is an Engineer, zodiac sign: Capricorn. Nationality: India. Approx. Net Worth: $1.1 Billion. With the net worth of $1.1 Billion, Gautam Thapar is the #1123 richest person on earth all the time in our database.

Net Worth 2020

$1.1 Billion
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Family Members

# Name Relationship Net Worth Salary Age Occupation
#1 Karam Chand Thapar Grandparent N/A N/A N/A
#2 Brij Mohan Thapar Parents N/A N/A N/A
#3 Rajkumari Preeti Devi Spouse N/A N/A N/A
#4 Stephanie Thapar Spouse N/A N/A N/A

Physique

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Biography

Biography Timeline

1999

Thapar had responsibility to turn around the BILT's chemical division, which was suffering losses due to labour agitations and shortage of water and power. Gautam showed profits within a year, by scrapping the company's expansion plans, selling off a few assets and dealing firmly with the labour. The family's assets were divided into four in 1999, with Gautam's older brother Karan parting ways in 2005. became the Chairman of Crompton Greaves on 22 July 2004.

2005

When Lalit Mohan Thapar retired, he chose his nephew Gautam over Vikram. In 2005, Lalit Mohan handed over the reins of the business empire to Gautam along with his voting rights, shares and most of his personal effects in his will. Gautam became the Chairman of the Group on 1 July 2006.

2008

He received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Manufacturing in 2008.

2010

Thapar is the President of Thapar University and former Chairman of the Ananta Aspen Centre. He is also on the Board of Governors of his alma mater, the Doon School. In 2010, he took over as the chairman of the board of governors of the Mumbai-based business school NITIE, for a 4-year period. He also promotes golf and is president of the Professional Golf Tour of India. The EUR 1.8m Avantha Masters, tri-sanctioned by the European Tour, the Asian Tour and the Professional Golf Tour of India, is India's richest golf event and synonymous with professional international golf in India.

2019

On 29 August 2019, he was sacked as Chairman of CG Power and Industrial Solutions with immediate effect after an investigation that unearthed a multi crore financial scam at the firm. On 20 August 2019, the company had stated that an investigation instituted by its board had found major governance and financial lapses in the company.

🎂 Upcoming Birthday

Currently, Gautam Thapar is 62 years, 1 months and 21 days old. Gautam Thapar will celebrate 63rd birthday on a Thursday 7th of December 2023.

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