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Nykaa Founder Becomes India's Wealthiest Self-Made Female Billionaire

10/11/2021 12:50 PM | Click to read full article

Falguni Nayar's beauty startup has jolted her to the ranks of the world's richest. Nayar, who owns about half of Nykaa, is now worth about $6.5 billion as shares of the firm surged as much as 89% when they started trading Wednesday.

She's become India's wealthiest self-made female billionaire, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.