Rakesh Jhunjhunwala born on 5 July 1960 is an Indian investor, businessman and asset manager of Rare Enterprises. As a qualified Chartered accountant, he invests in both his name and that of his wife, Rekha Jhunjhunwala. R. Jhunjhunwala is often called the Warren Buffett of India, Big Bull of Dalal Street and his investments are closely tracked by the media. He majorly invests in the financial, technology, retail and pharmaceutical sectors.
According to the latest company holding document filed, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala and Associates publicly owns 32 shares with a net worth of more than Rs 30,680.7 Crore. A rapid growth in Jhunjhunwala’s portfolio has been noticed in the boom of the COVID-19 period.
These are shares held by Rakesh Jhunjhunwala and Associates according to share data filed with exchanges. The last quarter tends to be lacking in data, as not all companies may have not disclosed their stock data to date.
His most famous and largest holding is in Tata Group’s gems & jewellery producing company Titan. His holding in Titan values approximately ₹11,025 crores making him the owner of Titan by 5.1℅ .
Besides Titan, other investments include Star Health and Allied Insurance where Jhunjhunwala’s holdings are valued at over ₹7,167 crores. Other major holdings like Metro Brands value ₹2,232 crores, Tata Motors value ₹1,718 crores and CRISIL value ₹1,474 crores. These are also among the top five valued holdings held by Jhunjhunwala’s portfolio.
If converted into a percentage, R. Jhunjhunwala’s top five holdings include Aptech in which he holds 23.4%, Star Health by 17.5%, Metro Brands by 14.4%, and NCC by 12.8% and Nazara Technologies by 12.8%.
R.Jhunjhunwala advised the investors to buy the business instead of the share. One shouldn’t invest in the business if one isn’t familiar with the model.