Priti Adani Wiki, Age, Caste, Husband, Children, Family, Biography & More – LyricsAndBio


Priti Adani is an Indian educationist and a qualified doctor. She also works as a philanthropist. She is the chairwoman of the Adani Foundation. She is considered the leading women educationalist in Gujarat, India.


Priti Adani was born on Sunday, 29 August 1965 (age 56 years; as of 2021) in Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Virgo. She obtained a Bachelors in Dental Surgery (BDS) at Government Dental College, Ahmedabad.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 5″

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Black


Parents & Siblings

The names of her parents are not known.

Husband & Children

Her husband’s name is Gautam Adani. He is a billionaire industrialist and the founder of Adani Group.

Priti Adani with her husband Gautam Adani

The couple has two sons named Karan Adani and Jeet Adani.

Priti Adani’s eldest son Karan

Priti Adani with her son ‘Jeet Adani’ and husband ‘Gautam Adani’

The name of her granddaughter is Anuradha Karan Adani.

Priti Adani with her granddaughter, husband, son and daughter-in-law


After completing her studies, Priti Adani started working as a dentist. She was appointed as the chairperson of the Adani Foundation in 1996. After the Bhuj Earthquake in 2001, she began a school in Mundra, Gujarat and named it ‘the Adani DAV School.’ Later, the name of this school was changed to Adani Public School. In Bhadreshwar (near Mundra) and Ahmedabad, Priti Adani and her husband founded Adani Vidya Mandir school in June 2009. The motto of this school was to provide free of cost higher secondary education to deprived and needful children.

Priti Adani while conversing with the students

Priti Adani is also the chairperson of the world’s largest tribal institution and tribal university – Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) Residential School, Delhi.

Priti Adani while addressing the students of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) Residential School

On 16 May 2016, Priti Adani started managing the Adani Skill Development Centre named ‘SAKSHAM,’ which was initiated to make the youth of India capable by providing them World Class Skill Development Training in these centres. In 2018-19, Adani Group’s CSR budget rose from Rs 95 crore to Rs 128 crore under Priti’s guidance and leadership.

Awards, Honours, Achievements

2010-2011: FICCI-FLOW Women Philanthropist Award

An honorary doctorate by Gujarat Law Society University


The motto behind the opening of the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), Priti said while addressing the gathering of students at KISS during her visit on the campus in 2016,

Education is the most powerful tool for social transformation. Adani Foundation is happy to strengthen the educational scenario in the far off tribal areas of Odisha by partnering with the prestigious Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences.”

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