Tinsukia: is a Non-Executive Chairperson, Jindal Steel & Power Limited.
Savitri Devi Jindal is a Non-Executive Chairperson, Jindal Steel & Power Limited. She was born to a family in Tinsukia, Assam in 1950. Savitri Jindal grew up living the lifestyle of a traditional Indian woman. In 1970 she married O.P. Jindal, who had founded the Jindal Group, a steel and power conglomerate
Savitri Jindal was a Minister in Haryana Government and member of the Haryana Vidhan Sabha from Hisar constituency. She lost the seat in recently held elections in Haryana assembly. She became the chairperson after her husband, O. P. Jindal, died in a helicopter crash in 2005. She is a member of the political party.
Savitri Jindal is the richest woman in Asia, worth over $14.4 billion she also is the world’s 56th richest person. The steel baroness, however, enjoys talking about her children and continuing her husband’s public work. She is the world’s 4th richest mother.
As of September 2014, Savitri Jindal and her family was listed by Forbes as the world’s 155th “richest”, with a net worth of US$6.4 billion. They ranked as the twelfth richest in India.