Radhika Merchant (born on 19th December 1994) is a businesswoman. She belongs to the family of India’s leading businessman named Viren Merchant. Her father is the CEO and vice chairman of the company called Encore Healthcare Private Ltd. Her mother’s name is Shaila Merchant. She was said to the rumoured girlfriend of Anant Ambani, the son of the business tycoon named Mukesh Ambani. She wasn’t popular until she was seen close to Anant Ambani at Isha Ambani’s wedding.
Radhika Merchant Age, Biography, Wiki
|Height||5’5″ or 1.65 m or 165 cm|
|Weight||50 kg or 110 lbs.|
|Date of Birth||19th December, 1994 ( 26 years old in 2020|
|Birthplace||Kutch, Gujarat, India|
|Hometown||Kutch, Gujarat, India|
|Residence||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Ecole Mondiale World School, Juhu, Mumbai, MaharashtraBD Somani International School, Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|College/University||New York University, USA|
|Educational Qualifications||Diploma in IB (International Baccalaureate)Bachelor’s degree in Political Science|
|Grand father||Ajeet Kumar Govardhandas Merchant|
|Net Worth||8 crore|
Early Life and Background
Radhika Merchant was born in Kutch, Gujarat. Her family shifted to Mumbai, Maharashtra a few years after her birth. Her father’s name is Viren Merchant, he is a businessman and an entrepreneur. He is the CEO and Vice Chairman of Encore Healthcare Private Ltd. and is also the non-executive director of ADF Foods Limited. Radhika’s mother is Shaila Merchant and she is a businesswoman. She did her schooling from two schools namely Cathedral & John Cannon School and École Mondiale World School.
Both the schools are located in Mumbai. She completed her graduation from New York University, the USA in Political Science and Economics. She has also done a diploma in International Baccalaureate. She has always been an adorable and funny girl.
Radhika Merchant wasn’t very famous earlier. She rose to fame when the rumours spread about her being the rumoured girlfriend of the youngest son of Mukesh Ambani named Anant Ambani. Both Anant and Radhika used to be childhood friends.
She seems to be very close to him and there are many cute pictures of them together. Their relationship wasn’t public and came to limelight when Shah Rukh Khan jokingly teased Anant Ambani in Isha Ambani’s pre-wedding ceremony.
She was also present in Priyanka Chopra’s wedding at Udaipur along with the Ambanis. The rumours about Radhika being Anant’s rumoured girlfriend was cleared when Mukesh Ambani welcomed both Anant and Radhika together in an official Reliance event. The wedding is yet to be announced but the two got engaged to a long time back according to the reports.
Radhika, after completing her graduation returned to India. She did an internship for three months, that is, from June 2016 to August 2016 as a Business Strategy Consultant at Cedar Consultants in Mumbai. After doing an internship she worked as a sales executive in the popular firm named Desai and Dewanji. After that, she joined a company called India First.
However, she worked in all these companies just to gain experience. She is now working for her father’s company. She is a true genius when it comes to business research. She has done the research for Taxi Services in the budding middle eastern markets. She also prepares important market data reports on the global banking industries. It is wise to say that she is very smart when it comes to business. She can deal with her problems in the working environment effortlessly.
|Television shows||Big Bang Theory, Game of Thrones|
Lesser known facts
- Radhika’s family is from Kutchhi Bhatia caste.
- Her father is a close friend of the Business tycoon, Mukesh Ambani.
- She played an important part is Isha Ambani’s wedding and attended all the ceremonies.
- She loves all kind of sports and is a fitness freak.
- Radhika is known to be caffeine-addicted and loves chocolates.
- She owns a foundation that aims at overall welfare and upbringing of animals.
- She played a huge role in growing her father’s company at an unprecedented rate.