Akshata Murthy (born in 1980) is an Indian entrepreneur and Businesswoman from Bangalore. She is the daughter of N. R. Narayana Murthy who is the founder of the famous IT Company named Infosys. She is also the wife of Rishi Sunak (Politician) from Richmond, England.
In 2020 Rishi got elected as the Chancellor of the Exchequer. She runs a clothing company. Once in an interview, she said that it is her passion and this is why she chose the fashion industry.
A few people know that her husband got elected as the MP from Richmond for the 3rd time. He is very loved by the people of his area as he has done a lot of work for the development of his area.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Education
In a billionaire family, Akshata Murthy (age 39 years old, as in the year 2019) took birth in Bangalore, Karnataka, India in the year 1980. Her father N. R. Narayana Murthy is a billionaire and a social worker.
Her mother’s name is Sudha Murthy who is a famous personality of India. Sudha was the first female employee in the TATA Company. She is a very inspiring woman and inspired a million ladies to work for their passion.
Akshata has a sibling named Rohan Murthy. Even after coming from a super-rich family she is very humble and wears simple clothes.
In Bangalore, Rishi Sunak’s wife attended Baldwin Girls High School. After schooling she did 2 diplomas and after that did an MBA from Stanford University Graduate School of Business, California.
Physical Stats, Height, Weight & Appearance
As a person in daily life, she maintains a very simple outlook. She just looks like a normal lady and does not brag about her wealth. The lady has a typical look of an Indian woman. Akshata Murthy has a tall height of 5 ft 4 in (163 cm) and her weight is 58 kg.
She has short black hair and black eyes. She does not seem like the mother of two babies and looks quite young. We came to know that she practices Yoga and meditation daily.
Personal Life, Spouse Rishi Sunak & Daughters
When Akshata was doing her MBA from Stanford University where she met a guy named Rishi. Sources say that they were in the same class and used to attend lectures together. Soon their friendship turned into a relationship and they started dating each other. They dated each other for years.
Finally, in the year 2009, they decided to settle. So in 2009, Akshata Murthy tied the knot with her husband Rishi Sunak. They got blessed with twin daughters from the marriage. Their daughters are Krishna and Anoushka.
In her personal life, she is of a very shy nature. She does not come into the limelight. On Instagram, she has a private account (@amurty).
Other than this we have not found her presence on any other platform. Her Instagram bio says ”In pursuit of a meaningful life”. She does charity works very often just like her parents.
Some Hidden Facts about Akshata Murthy
|Real Full Birth Name||Akshata Murthy.
|Famous as||Sudha Murthy's daughter.|
|Age (As of 2019)||39 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1980.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Hubli, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||N/A.|
|House Location||Richmond, England.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Centimeters: 163 cm.
Meters: 1.63 m.
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Parents||Father: N. R. Narayana Murthy.
Mother: Sudha Murthy.
|Siblings||Rohan Murty (brother).
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Highest Qualification||College Degree Completed.|
|School||Baldwin Girls High School.
|Alma Mater||1. Claremont McKenna College, California.
2. Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, California.
3. Stanford University Graduate School of Business, California.
|Net worth||INR 2790 crore (As in 2020).|
Career & Net worth
As an MBA she has the desire of having her own venture. She started her clothing venture. When she got asked about her career then she said that many people ask her why she is not working just like her parents in an IT company.
N. R. Narayana Murthy’s daughter says that to work in fashion is her passion which is the reason why she chose this venture. Her husband is an MP in England and has won the elections back to back three times. Both of them are very supportive of each other.
As Sudha Murthy’s daughter, she is the heir of around $2.3 billion USD worth of wealth. The lady owns lavish properties around the world. According to a trusted source, Akshata Murthy has a net worth of INR 2790 Crore Indian Rupees, as of 2020.
- She got brought up by her grandparents.
- Some people spell Murthy as “Murty”, without “h”.
- Akshata Murthy can speak Kannada, Hindi, French, and English.
- Her father and mother are National award winners.
- Before starting her own venture she has even worked in her father’s company named Catamaran.
- Akshata is a non-vegetarian.
- The lady does not appear much on social media. On her husband’s Instagram, she appears only in a few posts.
- Her wedding happened in a very simple manner at Leela Palace hotel, Bangalore and many famous industrialists were also present there.