Rishi Sunak Wife – Who is Rishi Sunak Married to?

Rishi Sunak Wife - Who is Rishi Sunak Married to_

Rishi Sunak Wife, Akshata Narayan Murty, is a well-known British politician who served as Chancellor of the Exchequer from 2020 to 2022. Earlier, he served as the Chief Secretary to the Treasury from 2019 to 2020.

Akshata Narayan Murty was born in 1980; she is a British-based Indian Fashion Designer. She is the daughter of N. R Narayana Murthy & Sudha Murty, a founder of the Indian multi-national I.T. company Infosys. 

Akshata holds a 0.93% stake in the company. Her private wealth became the sensational topic of British media discussion in 2022 in the context of her claiming non-domiciled status in the U.K.

Rishi Sunak Wife - Who is Rishi Sunak Married to_
Rishi Sunak Wife, Akshata Narayan Murty, is a well-known British politician who served as Chancellor of the Exchequer from 2020 to 2022.

Akshata, a fashion designer, met Rishi Suank while studying at Stanford. Rishi and Akshata married in 2009 in a two-day ceremony in Bengaluru.

Akshata came under scrutiny earlier this year because of her wealth, tax status, and links to Russia. She had a non-domicile status and failed to pay taxes on her income outside Britain. Akshatha expressed that she would no longer avail of the non-domicile status and would pay taxes on her income outside Britain. 

Rishi Sunak Wife: Akshata Murty Career

Akshata Murty was in Hubli; her grandparents raised her as her parents, N.R. Narayana Murthy and Sudha Murty, worked to launch their technology company Infosys. She moved to Mumbai at the age of two. She has one brother Rohan Murty. 

Akshata Murty Parents

Murty completed High school in Baldwin Girl’s High School, Bangalore, and she studied economics and French at Claremont McKenna College in California. She completed her diploma in clothes manufacturing from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising. She completed her Master’s graduation MBA at Standford University. 

In 2007, Murty joined Dutch cleantech firm Tendrils as marketing director; she worked for two years; in 2013, she became the director of the Indian Venture capital fund Catamaran Ventures. 

From 2015, she owned a 0.093% share of her father’s technology firm Infosys and shares in two of Jamie Oliver’s restaurant businesses. Even she is a director of Digme Fitness and the Soroco that her brother Rohan Murty co-founded. 

Rishi Sunak Wife Height and Weight

  • Height: (approximately) in centimeter 163cm
  • In meters: 1.63m
  • In Feet and inches: 5′ 4″
  • Eye color: Black
  • Weight: 60Kg

Rishi Sunak Wife, Akshata Murty’s Net Worth

Akshatha Murty is the well-known daughter of N.R. Narayana Murthy, referred to as the “Bill Gates of India.” Her parents turned the software company Infosys into a Multibillion-dollar empire. The net worth is approximately £500 million. Akshata Murty is called the most Wealthier than the Queen. Her ownership in Infosys is approximately 0.91 percent.

According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, her total net worth is approximately $1.2 billion. Akshatha joined the Board of Directors in Digme in 2017, a London-based fitness business. Also, she is recognized as a shareholder in at least six different businesses, including Jamie Oliver’s Pizzeria and Wendy’s restaurants in India. 

Rishi and Akshatha own “at least four properties,” including a £7 million house in Kensington where they live with their two children.

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Rishi Sunak’s Wife’s Nationality

Akshatha Murty is an Indian citizen and a non-domiciled U.K. resident, which temporarily privileges them to pay no tax on her income outside Britain.

Rishi Snnak Wife Akshata Murty’s Age

Akshatha was born in the year 1980. As of now, her age is 42 years.

Rishi Sunak’s Wife richer than the Queen?

Akshatha belongs to the wealthiest family, and She holds 0.91 percent shares in his father’s software company Infosys which is worth £500 million. 

The Indian-born Akshata is richer than the Queen, whose personal wealth is about £350 million, according to Sunday Times Rich List quoted by the news agency. 


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