Akash Ambani included in Time100 Next list
Selected in Leaders Category
Akash Ambani has got a place in the Time 100 Next list, his category is also unique. He has been selected in the Leaders category. About Akash Ambani, Time magazine says that “He is working hard to grow the business. He has been instrumental in completing billion-dollar investment deals with Google and Facebook.”
lone Indian to be included in the list
Akash Ambani is the only Indian to feature in the Time 100 Next list. About the world’s rising star Akash Ambani, Time magazine is of the opinion that at the age of 22, Akash Ambani got a place on the board of Jio. And in June of the same year, he was given the command of Jio, India’s largest telecom company. The responsibility of handling Reliance Jio, which has 42 crore 60 lakh customers, is now on the shoulders of Chairman Akash Ambani.
Jio’s 5G under their supervision
It is noteworthy that the 5G rollout of Reliance Jio is happening under the supervision of Akash Ambani. The company plans to launch 5G service in Delhi, Mumbai and some other metros by Diwali. Jio is the only company in the Indian telecom industry to have bought the 700 MHz spectrum band. It is being claimed that this is the only spectrum band on which stand-alone 5G network i.e. True 5G can run.
This list is made every year
Time magazine publishes the list of TIME100 Next every year. In this list, apart from the country and the world, 100 rising stars of the industry are given a place. The TIME100 list for 2022 includes musicians as well as professional doctors, government officials, agitators, high-profile whistle-blowers and top CEOs.