- Joined the Giving Pledge: 09/18/2012 - Read the Letter
- Estimated Net Worth: $1.5 billion
- Forbes Rank: Not Ranked
- Industry: Beverages
- Born: 1953
- Residence: Farmington Hills, MI
Manoj Bhargava is the founder of 5-hour ENERGY, the energy drink company.
Charitable Board Service
Knowledge Charitable Foundation, Inc.
My choice was to ruin my son's life by giving him money or giving 90+% to charity. Not much of a choice.
Economic development; Education; India; Medical Research; Public health
5-Hour Energy's Manoj Bhargava Tells Entrepreneurs Event That the Best Education Doesn't Come From an Education
— Crains: 06/26/2012
Full Transcript: In conversation with Manoj Bhargava
— ND TV: 04/11/2012
Manoj Bhargava, Richest Indian in US Commits 90% Earnings to Charity
— Economic Times: 4/10/2012
The Mystery Monk Making Billions With 5-Hour Energy
— Forbes: 02/27/2012
Wizard of Odds
— Crains: 02/19/2012