Dr. B.R. Shetty and Dr. C.R. Shetty

Dr. B.R. Shetty and Dr. C.R. Shetty
  • Joined the Giving Pledge: 05/31/2018 - Read the Letter
  • Estimated Net Worth: $4.1 billion
  • Forbes Rank: #500
  • Born: C.R. Shetty - Information not available
    B.R. Shetty - 1942
  • Residence: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

An Indian-born resident of Abu Dhabi, B.R. Shetty is the founder of NMC Health, a publicly traded hospital chain, with operations in 13 countries. He also founded Neopharma, a UAE-base pharmaceutical company. Shetty helped establish the global market for international remittances and foreign exchange, forming and consolidating businesses over four decades to create UAExchange and Travelex. Shetty created BR Life, a healthcare company focused on people below the poverty line in India, Egypt and Nepal, and funds educational institutions across the UAE and India for children with special needs. Shetty has also supported victims of natural and human calamities around the world. Shetty has invested an estimated $1.8 billion in his native Andhra Pradesh state of India, supporting education and healthcare projects, and financing the hospitality industry.

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