The daughter of the richest man of India get tomorrow tied the knot. This is done with the necessary bells and whistles, including a concert by the American R&B singer Beyoncé.
Isha Ambani the daughter of Mukesh Ambani, the man behind Reliance Industries Limited, a company that deals with petrochemicals, oil and gas and retail. With a rated power of 35 billion euros Ambani is the richest man of India call and he is number 19 in the world ranking of the richest people.
Tomorrow, married his 27-year-old daughter with the 33-year-old Anand Piramal, son of billionaire Ajay Piramal, ceo of the pharmaceutical company Piramal Group. As is the tradition, the festivities for the wedding last weekend already started.
So no one less than Beyoncé in a privéconcert given in Udaipur, an idyllic city in Rajasthan. It is not clear how much Mukesh Ambani and Ajay Piramal have paid to Beyoncé to see the work, but usually asks the American singer more than 2 million euro for a gig.
The bombastic marriage was now renamed “the big, fat Indian wedding”. There were hundreds of flights deployed to the guests in Udaipur. In addition to Beyonce are also Hillary Clinton, staalmagnaat Lakshmi Mittal, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra and her husband Nick Jonas of the party. That last got last week tied the knot.
The loyalty of Isha and Anand is big news in India and is closely followed. That was also the case in the marriage between Vanisha Mittal, daughter of ArcelorMittal ceo Lakshmi Mittal, and businessman Amit Bhatia. The wedding was held at the castle of Versailles and cost around 48 million euros.