Reliance Highest Paid Employee: The salary of this employee of Reliance is more than Mukesh Ambani, since the time of Dhirubhai

By Sudhakar Yadav July 22, 2023 2:38 PM IST

Mukesh Ambani is the richest man in India and the owner of one of the largest corporate houses in the country. His company Reliance Industries is the largest listed company in India. Today we are going to tell you one such thing related to his company, which you might not believe. The salary of an employee of Mukesh Ambani’s company is more than Mukesh Ambani’s salary.

Number of employees of Reliance

Reliance Industries is currently one of the largest employer of private companies in India. Right now the number of employees of Reliance India is 2.30 lakh. This company was founded in 1966 by Dhirubhai Ambani. Since then till now Reliance Industries has been growing continuously. The journey that started from textile mill has spread to petro-chemical and retail and telecom. Recently, Reliance Industries has registered a strong presence in the financial sector.

Family relationship with Mukesh Ambani

There are millions of employees of Reliance Industries who are very close and trusted to the Ambani family and have been associated with the Ambani family for decades. Nikhil Meswani is one such employee of Reliance. Meswani is a chemical engineer and seems to be nephew in Mukesh Ambani’s relationship. Nikhil’s brother Hital is also an executive director at Reliance Industries.

Started in 1986

Nikhil and Hital are the sons of Rasiklal Meswani, one of the founding directors of Reliance Industries. Rasiklal is the son of Dhirubhai Ambani’s elder sister Trilochana. Nikhil joined Reliance Industries in 1986 as a Project Officer. He became a full-time executive director in 1988.

Ambani’s salary hasn’t increased over the years

According to a DNA report, Nikhil Meswani got a salary of Rs 24 crore in 2021-22, while Mukesh Ambani’s salary has remained stagnant at Rs 15 crore since 2008-09. In between, during the Corona epidemic, Mukesh Ambani did not take salary for two years 2020-21 and 2021-22. On one hand, Mukesh Ambani’s salary remained constant, while Nikhil’s salary increased from Rs 11 crore in 2010-11. Now his salary is more than that of Mukesh Ambani.

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