Virendra Mahaiskar Biography, IRB Infrastructure, Profile, Net Worth, Forbes Billionaire
Virendra Mahaiskar is the the Indian Real Estate Businessman and a Business tycoon. In 2010, Forbes has estimated his net worth US $ 1.0 Billion making him India’s Top 50 richest persons.
Virendra Mahaiskar is the Chairman of IRB Infrastructure which he founded in 1998 after taking over family’s road building business. In 2008, the company went public and listed on the Indian stock exchange soaring his wealth to $ 1 Billion mark.
Personal Life & Career
He holds a diploma in civil engineering from Shriram Polytechnic, Navi Mumba
Virendra is a Civil Engineer, joined family's road building business in 1990 at the age of 19. He took over in 1998, expanded the business and created IRB Infrastructure which builds and maintains roads and highways. Company, which went public in 2008, is a leading toll road operator in western India where it operates an expressway connecting Mumbai to Pune. Recently diversified into real estate and has been selected to build an airport in Maharashtra, his home state. Loves to travel.
Virendra is married and has 1 child. He is residing in Mumbai, India and he is a self-made billionaire.
Virendra is also plans to take IRB to the next level.
He said that Looking beyond India, IRB is considering a foray into toll collection for some important highways in Europe and South East Asia and is in talks for the same with various entities. The company is also betting big on real estate, investing Rs 200 crore in a residential-cum-commercial township spread over 1,400 acres located off the Mumbai-Pune expressway.