So today we will talk about the infamous and the business tycoon Viren Merchant. He is a great inspiration for many and has a mesmerizing personality in getting the charm of his customers. In recent times he has gained popularity because he is the father of Radhika merchant who is now the fiance of Anant Ambani and belongs to the richest family in India the Ambanis.

Anant Ambani is the eldest son of Mukesh Ambani. His full name is Viren Ajikumar Merchant. He is a successful business entrepreneur. He is not just known for doing business in India but has gained immense popularity in the world also.

Who Is Viren Merchant?

Viren Merchant is CEO and co-founder of a renowned organization, Encore Healthcare Pvt Ltd. But he became popular on the internet when his elder daughter Radhika Merchant’s name was attached to Anant Ambani.

With his amazing performance, strong setup in business, and dedication to building family values, he became a strong personality.

Viren Merchant Biography

Viren Merchant was born on 16 January, 1967 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He belongs to a Gujarati Family who have been doing business for a long time. His educational background is the main reason for what he is today.

His strong and massive empire is established because of his rich source of education. Being born to a well-settled Gujju Family, Viren is grown up with traditional values that helps him even in his professional career.

Viren Merchant’s Physical Appearance

Now let’s talk about the physical stats of the Viren Merchant. His height is approximately 170 cm and 5.7 in Inches. His weight is around 78 kg and he has brown eyes and Brown Hair.

Viren keeps his weight maintained by following a proper diet and that keeps him healthy. He is really fond of doing yoga and going to the gym regularly. He likes to be in shape every time he walks out.

His zodiac sign is Capricorn. His nationality is India although he has gained popularity because of his business stardom throughout the world. His hometown is Mumbai Maharashtra.

Viren Merchant Family   

Viren Merchant

Viren Merchant has two daughters named Anjali Merchant and Radhika Merchant. He is happily married to his wife Shaila Merchant. His two daughters are also entrepreneurs and are directors and board members of many reputed companies.

The daughter Anjali Merchant is the director and founder of Dryfix. His second daughter Radhika Merchant is the director of Encore Healthcare PVT LTD. His father’s name is Ajith Kumar Gordhandas and too was a businessman.

His mother’s anime is Indu Gordhandas. He has three siblings named Rekha Ajay Asher, Priti Sanjiv Kapoor and Sudhir Mehta. His brother is also the director of Encore Healthcare PVT LTD. 

Viren Merchant Education

Viren completed his schooling at the scholar school of Mumbai and he was a very bright and sincere student. He completed his university from Kent State University which is located in Kent, Ohio. His religion is Hinduism. He was born and brought up in a Gujarati family.

Viren Merchant Professional Career

Viren Merchant is the vice president of Encore Healthcare PVT LTD. The company is involved in manufacturing pharmaceutical products and manufactures various capsules, tablets, and oral suspensions.  He started this company with an enthusiastic approach and it is fulfilling the audience’s demand till now.

Viren Merchant Business: Overview

The list of involvement of companies is as follows:

  • Sai Darshan Business Centres Pvt Ltd. Director –
  • ADF Foods UK Ltd. Director –
  • Encore Healthcare Pvt Ltd. Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • ADF Foods (India) Ltd. Director –
  • Encore Business Centre Pvt Ltd. Director –
  • ZYG Pharma Pvt Ltd. Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer –
  • Encore Polyfrac Products Pvt Ltd. Director –
  • ADF Foods (USA) Ltd. Director –
  • ADF Foods Limited (Food Processing) Independent Non-Executive Director 2005
  • Encore Healthcare International Pvt Ltd. Director –
  • ADF Holdings (USA) Ltd. Director –
  • Yuga Finvest Pvt Ltd. Director –
  • Delphinium Realtors Pvt Ltd. Director

Viren Merchant Marriage Life With Shaila Merchant

Viren has a very beautiful and gorgeous wife named Shaila Merchant. They are happily married for like 25 years. They have two daughters and they are happily blessed with them.

The family has gained popularity because one of his daughters recently got engaged with the richest family in India, the Ambanis. Both of his daughters are gorgeous and beautiful and have stunning personalities.

Currently, both daughters are helping their father in their business. The wife of Viren Merchant, the Shaila Merchant is also an entrepreneurial woman and has proven to take some realistic and advantageous decisions in their business.

Viren Merchant House

Viren bought a lavish bungalow worth more than INR 50 Crores. His house is occupied with all amenities including a lavish theatre, garden, a huge parking space, and what not!

He is well known for his extravagant lifestyle and personal belongings of great antiques. He is really fond of collecting antiques and he has a great collection of renowned antique things.

Viren Merchant And Ambani Family

The daughter of Viren Merchant Radhika Merchant recently got engaged with Annat Ambani who is the eldest son of Mukesh Ambani. They recently got engaged in the Shrinathji temple of Rajasthan.

The engagement was held on 29th December 2022 and Ambani held a grand engagement bash in the evening with many known stars like Armaan Jain, Ranveer Singh, Jhanvi Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Shahrukh Khan, and many other famous celebrities.

Some unknown facts

  • Viren Merchant drinks and smokes occasionally.
  • He has two daughters Radhika Merchant and Anjali Merchant.
  • Radhika Merchant his daughter recently got engaged to Anant Ambani
  • He does not consider his birthday celebration with a huge crowd and never hosts any parties on his birthday
  • Apart from living an extravagant life, Virendrasinh is also fond of creativity. 
  • He likes reading books that are related to businesses and he also reads newspapers on a daily basis. 
  • He always believes that a man should keep them updated about what’s going on with near and dear ones. 
  • Virent Merchant likes playing Golf. 
  • His favorite actor’s name is Rishi Kapoor. 
  • His favorite actress is Asha Parekh. 
  • His favorite movie is Sholay. 
  • He likes Chinese food a lot and he eats it as a cheat meal whenever he gets a chance to eat. 
  • His favorite color is blue. 
  • His favorite destinations include Dubai, London, and Paris. 
  • He is famous for living his extravagant billionaire lifestyle and has really gained good stardom with that.

Viren Merchant Net Worth 

As per the relevant and unknown source he is estimated to earn a fortune of 755 crores per annum. That’s huge, really huge. He is known to be involved in the following companies in very uppermost positions.

Apart from this lives a very luxurious lifestyle. He owns a bungalow in Bandra of Mumbai which is estimated to be worth above 120 crores. He has deep relations with Indian businessmen like Mukesh Ambani. Viren has many friends in the film industry also. The estimated net worth of the businessman cum entrepreneur he is still unknown.


Vivek Merchant is a popular business personality who lives a lavish lifestyle that includes Golf, Travelling, Carrying expensive items, Purchasing luxury products, etc. His elder daughter is Radhika Merchant who got engaged to her childhood love, Anant Ambani. She is going to be the younger daughter-in-law of the Ambani family. Vivek runs multiple successful businesses that are generating huge revenue for him.