Dilip Shanghvi net worth: Dilip Shanghvi is an Indian pharmaceutical entrepreneur who has a net worth of $12.8 billion. Dilip Shanghvi is the founder and managing director of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited. Ever since its creation in 1982, Sun Pharma has developed into the fifth-largest drug-maker in India. However, he saw his fortune swell when the company's shares managed to gain 40% in 12 months. Thanks to his BA degree from the University of Calcutta and his extensive experience in the pharmaceutical industry, Shanghvi succeeded to build India's most valuable drug-producer in less than three decades. Furthermore, he is the Chairman of Sun Pharma`s primary American subsidiary, Caraco, which concluded $230 million acquisition of Nasdaq-listed skincare firm DUSA Pharmaceuticals and inked a deal to buy a US generics business of Japan's Takeda Pharmaceuticals for an undisclosed sum. As for his private life, he is married with two children.