If u thought Patanjali was a nonprofit institution, CEO of Patanjali, Acharya Balakrishna recently ranked as one of the India’s richest people with having a fortune of $3.8 Billion. Baba Ramdev‘s Patanajli is called to be the fastest growing brand. From the time Baba Ramdev introduced his products with low prices and high qualities most of the other brands has to face huge loss in the market. Today Patanjali manufactures more than 500 products and is known as one of the leading Indian company and we are know how much everyone is loving each product.
According to sources the annual turnover of Patanjali is $740 Million which is counted as the highest turnover in India. Now the latest Hurun India Rich List 2016 which has been published recently had Acharya Balakrishna’s name at 26th position with an all over fortune of Rs 25,600 crore. Talking about Patanjali Acharya Balakrishna said “We are expanding our reach through tempos which can go deeper into rural markets. We will begin with 500-600 tempos and will gradually expand the network”
Acharya Balakrishna possess 94 percent of Patanjali shares.
Here’s the 5 things you need to know about Acharya Balakrishna –
1) He works for 15 hours a day and never takes holiday even on Sunday he works a lot.
2) He is associated with Baba Ramdev from 1990s when they started the company Divya Pharmacy .
3) He takes no salary for being a CEO of Patanjali.
4) In 2011 he was arrested by CBI in case of cheating.
5)He is the editor-in-chief of Yoga magazine ‘Yog Sanchaar‘