Mukesh Ambani is planning to purchase the Boots, the UK high street chain.
Boots has over 2000 pharmacies, health & beauty stores across the UK. It is estimated to be worth $7.5bn.
Mr Ambani is one of the world’s richest men and is reportedly worth over $100bn.
There is no doubt he likes have “fingers in many pies”. His diversified portfolio of investments includes the UK Toys store Hamleys.
He also paid £57m for Stoke Park – the luxury county club, hotel & golf club. Stoke Park has featured in two past James Bond films. One of those was Goldfinger.
Mr Ambani’s wife , Nita is owns the franchise for the Mumbai Indians, who play in the richest 20-20 league in the world the IPL.