Forbes estimates, Adani has a net worth of $123.7 billion, as the Friday market closes, edging out the $121.7 billion fortune of Buffett.
Adani has now passed Warren Buffett to become the 5th richest person in the world.
Gautam Shantilal Adani is the chairman and founder of the Adani Group.
1. Elon Musk ($269.7 Billion)
2. Jeff Bezos ($170.2 Billion)
3. Bernard Arnault ($167.9 Billion)
4. Bill Gates ($130.2 Billion)
5. Gautam Adani ($123.7 Billion)
Adani is not only India's richest person but also Asia's richest person.
Adani is $19 Billion richer than Mukesh Ambani (estimated net worth of $104.7 billion)
Adani Group's six publicly-traded companies' Shares are up by between 19% and 195% this year.