Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani was a successful Indian businessman who founded Reliance Industries Ltd. Reliance Industries is an umbrella which has amassed many other companies. In today’s section we will be talking about all the companies hold by Mukesh Ambani and Anil Ambani.
After Dhirubhai Ambani’s death, Mukesh Ambani got Reliance Industries and Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (IPCL). Younger brother Anil Ambani received telecom, power, entertainment, and financial services business of the group. The Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group includes Reliance Communications, Reliance Infrastructure, Reliance Capital, Reliance Natural Resources and Reliance Power.
List of companies owned by Mukesh Ambani
Reliance Retail – This is one of the largest retail brands constituting Reliance Fresh, Reliance Market, Reliance Wellness, Reliance Time Out, Reliance Auto zone etc.
Reliance Life– The company operates under medical, industrial and biotech domains.
Reliance Logistics – It focuses on products related to transportation, distribution, logistics and supply chain.
Reliance Industrial Infrastructure – This firm focuses on developing and operating industrial infrastructure. It is amongst the largest infrastructure companies, developing projects through various Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) in several high growth sectors within the infrastructure space i.e. Roads, Metro Rail and Cement.
Network 18 Media & Investment Ltd. – It is a mass media company that manages digital platforms, televisions, films and mobile apps under its ambit. Network 18 is 75% owned by Independent Media Trust whose sole beneficiary is RIL. As of now, Network 18 owns 51% in TV 18 which in turn owns 51% in Viacom 18 (a JV with Viacom).
Hathway Cable & Datacom Ltd. – It, formerly BITV Cable Networks, is an Indian cable television service operator based in Mumbai. It was the first company to provide Internet using the CATV network in India, and the first cable operator to launch a digital platform in 2006.
Den Networks Ltd. – DEN Networks Limited is cable television distribution company in India. On 17 October 2018, Reliance Industries announced that it had acquired a 66% stake in DEN for ₹2,290 crore.
Reliance Solar– This company focuses on solar energy production and set up solar plants in different areas.
List of companies owned by Anil Ambani
Reliance Capital – It is a constituent of CNX Nifty Junior and MSCI Global Small Cap Index, is a part of the Reliance Group. It is amongst India’s leading and most valuable financial services companies in the private sector.
Reliance Communications Limited – Reliance Group’s flagship company, Reliance Communications, is India’s foremost and truly-integrated telecommunications service provider, with a customer base of over 118 million, including over 2.8 million individual overseas retail customers.
Reliance Infrastructure Limited – Reliance Infrastructure Ltd (RInfra) is amongst the largest infrastructure companies, developing projects through various Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) in several high growth sectors within the infrastructure space i.e. Roads, Metro Rail and Cement.
Reliance Entertainment – Reliance Entertainment is the flagship motion picture arm of India’s Reliance Group with a significant presence in filmed entertainment (film production and distribution). Reliance Group also has key interests in broadcasting and new media ventures.
Reliance Power – A part of the Reliance Group, is India’s leading private sector power generation and coal resources company. The company has the largest portfolio of power projects in the private sector, based on coal, gas, hydro and renewable energy, with an operating portfolio of 5,945 megawatts.
Reliance Mumbai Metro – The Mumbai Metro is a rapid transit system serving the city of Mumbai, Maharashtra, and the wider metropolitan region. The system is designed to reduce traffic congestion in the city, and supplement the overcrowded Mumbai Local Train network.
Reliance Roads – In the Roads sector, Reliance Infrastructure is amongst the largest private concessionaires in India. It has a portfolio of 11 projects totalling length of 1000 km at project outlay of approximately Rs. 12000 crore. The company is also amongst the largest developers of 6 lane NHAI road projects with three projects totalling 380 km in its portfolio.
Reliance Defense – Reliance Naval and Engineering Limited (RNAVAL) formerly Reliance Defence and Engineering Limited /Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Company Limited has the largest engineering infrastructure in India and is one of the largest in the world. RNAVAL is the first private sector company in India to obtain the license and contract to build warships.
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital – It is a tertiary-care hospital in Four Bungalows, Mumbai, India. The hospital is named after Kokilaben Ambani, wife of industrialist Dhirubhai Ambani, who was the founder of Reliance Industries.