Rajan Nanda Wiki, Age (Ritu Nanda’s Husband) Biography, Family & Facts

Rajan Nanda Wiki, Age, Wife, Net worth, Family, Height, Weight & Facts

Rajan Nanda (born in 1942 – died Aug 5, 2018) was an Indian Business, Chairman of Escorts Group, and spouse of Ritu Nanda from Fazilka, Punjab. He is famously known to be the father-in-law of Shweta Bachchan Nanda (Amitabh Bachchan’s Daughter).

Furthermore, the 76-year-old industrialist passed away on the 5th of August 2018, in Gurgaon. He was suffering from some health issues due to which he died.

Rajan Nanda Wiki, Age, Wife, Net worth, Family, Height, Weight

The information about his demise was given by Amitabh Bachchan on his Twitter account. He wrote “My relative Mr. Rajan Nanda, Nikhil’s father, and father-in-law of Shweta passed away. Leaving for India.”

He was shooting for his next movie “Brahmastra” in Bulgaria. In addition, Shweta married Rajan’s son Nikhil Nanda. The couple is the parents of two children Navya Naveli Nanda (daughter) and Agastya Nanda (aka Agstya Nanda, son).

Moreover, Rajan was also related to the Kapoor family of Bollywood. His wife Ritu Nanda, is the daughter of legendary actor Raj Kapoor. Many actors paid tribute to him on their social media accounts.


Early Life, Parents, Spouse & Children

Rajan Nanda Wiki, Age, Wife, Net worth, Family, Height
Rajan Nanda, husband of Ritu Nanda (Photo).

Ritu Nanda’s spouse, Rajan Nanda was born in 1942 (age 76 years, as in 2018) in Fazilka, Punjab, India. His father “Har Prasad Nanda” started Escorts Group in 1948.

The company headquarters is in Faridabad, Haryana, India. Furthermore, Rajan’s mother was a Homemaker.

Rajan married his wife “Ritu Nanda” who is an insurance agent. The couple has two children together i.e. Nikhil Nanda (Son) and Natasha Nanda (Daughter). Moreover, the Bollywood veteran Raj Kapoor was his father-in-law.


Rajan Nanda Net worth: Rs. 3,443 Crores Indian Rupees

In 1965, when he was 23-year-old, Rajan joined his father’s business. The Escorts Group Company is a tractor and construction equipment maker company. It was founded by H.P. Nanda is 1948.

He remained the chairman of the company until 1994. After he stepped down, Rajan was appointed as Chairman and managing director of the company. Therefore, the estimated Net worth of Rajan Nanda is Rs. 3,443 Crores Indian Rupees ($500 million US dollars) in 2018.

Nanda family also has many businesses around India and the world. Medanta Hospital was owned by them and it was named Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre. But later they sold to Fortis in Rs. 5.85 billion.

They also run cellular services in Haryana, Kerala, and west Uttar Pradesh. They tried their hands in many businesses but tractor making is their main business.


Some Interesting Facts about Rajan Nanda

Wiki & Bio
Full Birth NameRajan Nanda.
Famous For1. Chairman of Escorts Group.
2. Father-in-law of Amitabh Bachchan's Daughter Shweta Bachchan.
3. Recently died due to health issues.
Working AsBusinessman.
AgeSeventy-Six (76) years old (As of 2018).
Date of DeathAugust 5, 2018.
BirthplaceFazilka, Punjab, India.
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)N/A
Current ResidenceNew Delhi, India.
Physical Stats & More
HeightFeet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
WeightKilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
Shoe Size (US)8.
Eye ColorDark Brown.
Hair ColorGrey.
ParentsFather: Har Prasad Nanda.
Mother: Will update.
SiblingsNot Found.
RelativesWill Update.
Personal Life
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?N/A
GirlfriendNot Known.
WifeRitu Nanda.
Children1. Nikhil Nanda (Son).
2. Natasha Nanda (Daughter).
Highest QualificationGraduate.
Alma MaterN.A.
SchoolHigh School.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Dilip Kumar.
Actress: Nargis.
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorBlue.
Love to doReading.
Favorite DishesIndian Food.
Money Factor
Net worth3,443 Crores Indian Rupees (As in 2018).



  • Ritu Nanda’s husband died in Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon due to health issues.
  • He has two grandchildren named Navya and Agastya.
  • Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, and Rajiv Kapoor are his brother-in-law.
  • Rishi Kapoor and Ridhima Sahni Kapoor (daughter of Rishi Kapoor) also tweeted and paid tribute to him.
  • He was born in a Punjabi middle-class family.



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