A day after reports of Mukesh Ambani's daughter Isha Ambani getting married to Anand Piramal surfaced, the Ambanis visited Siddhivinayak temple in Mumbai on to seek blessings of Lord Ganesha. Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani's daughter Isha Ambani is engaged to marry Anand Piramal, son of Ajay Piramal, in India later this year. All pictures/Yogen Shah
Anand Piramal son of Swati and Ajay Piramal, is the founder of Piramal Realty, one of India's most admired real estate companies. Anand Piramal and Isha Ambani have been long-time friends and both their families share a strong bond of friendship for over four decades
Anand Piramal is the founder of Piramal Realty, one of India's most admired real estate companies. Prior to Piramal Realty, Anand founded Piramal Swasthya, a rural healthcare initiative that treats 40,000 patients a day. He is also an Executive Director of the Piramal Group, a global business conglomerate. Anand was previously the youngest President of the Indian Merchant Chamber - Youth Wing.
Anand Piramal holds a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and a Masters in Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School
Isha Ambani is on the Boards of Reliance Jio and Reliance Retail and is widely credited for instilling a culture of youthful dynamism in the business. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and South Asian Studies from Yale University and will be completing her Master in Business Administration programme from the Graduate School of Business, Stanford by June
Anand proposed to Isha at a temple in Mahabaleshwar. The couple celebrated the occasion with a lunch, joined by their parents – Nita, Mukesh, Swati and Ajay, Isha’s grandparents, Kokilaben Ambani and Purnimaben Dalal, Isha’s twin brother Akash, younger brother Anant, Anand’s sister Nandini, Peter, Anya, Dev and other family members
Isha Ambani's brother Akash Ambani is also expected to marry his fiancee Shloka Mehta later this year. Shloka Mehta, daughter of diamantaire Russel Mehta. Their wedding too is planned for December
People aware of the development said the couple celebrated the occasion at a lunch with their parents Nita, Mukesh Ambani, Swati and Ajay Piramal
Isha Ambani's grand parents, Kokilaben Ambani and Purnimaben Dalal and bothers Akash and Anant were also present
Isha Ambani's would-be sister-in-law Shloka Mehta did not accompany the family. She is the youngest daughter of Mona and Russell Mehta, who run Rosy Blue Diamonds and is set to marry Isha's twin Akash
The visit to the temple was a traditional affair for the family
The Ambanis and Piramals sported a traditional look except Nita Ambani. Nita Ambani was wearing her cricket team's jersey
Mukesh Ambani with wife Nita, daughter Isha, her to-be husband Anand Piramal and other Ambani siblings sought blessings of Lord Ganesha at Siddhivinayak temple in Prabhadevi, Mumbai. We have pictures
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