Fortune: inherited and growing
Net Worth: $1.0 bil
Country Of Citizenship: India
Residence: Pune , India.
Marital Status: married, 3 children
Heads 82-year-old Bajaj Group; also member of parliament. Bajaj Auto, nation's second-largest motorcycle maker, run by son Rajiv, spinning off financial arm into two companies, to be run by younger son Sanjiv. Company is developing a $3,000 small car with Renault-Nissan. Longstanding dispute with younger brother Shishir, over division of empire, still unresolved.