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Mukesh Wadhumal Jagtiani
15 August 1952
|Occupation||Chairman and owner of Landmark Group|
|Known for||Landmark retail stores|
|Net worth||US$ 3.0 billion (May 2021)|
Early life and education
Jagtiani returned to Bahrain and took over his deceased brother's shop that he turned into a baby products shop (Babyshop). After 10 years working in the shop, Jagtiani started to expand by opening 6 new shops. When the Gulf War struck, he moved to Dubai where he founded the Landmark Group. Over the years, the Landmark Group expanded into fashion, electronics, furniture and budget hotels in Middle East and Southeast Asia. It employs around 45000+ people and has more than 1000 stores across the Persian Gulf region, Middle East and India.
In 2008, Jagtiani bought a 6% stake in the UK high-street retailer Debenhams, and entered the Forbes list of billionaires, and the 16th richest Indian with a net worth of USD 2 billion. In 2014, he launched his family office with assets worth $5 billion. In May 2021, he had a net worth of US$3.0 billion, according to Forbes.
He is married, with three children, and lives in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
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