02 September 2008

Gracias Saldanha - Fobs - The World's Indian Billionaires

#785 Gracias Saldanha

Age: 71

Fortune: self made

Source: pharmaceuticals

Net Worth: $1.5 bil

Country Of Citizenship: India

Residence: Mumbai , India.

Industry: Pharmaceuticals

Marital Status: married, 4 children

Education: NA
Bombay University, Master of Science
Founded drug outfit Glenmark in 1977. Started selling a dermatological cream, expanding into branded generics. Handed over charge to son Glenn, who is focusing more on drug discovery, acquisitions. Bought Czech pharma firm Medicamenta.

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