Who is Rajan Nanda? | Wiki, Age, Bio, Net Worth, Career, Relationship, Family

Who is Rajan Nanda? Wiki, Age, Bio, Net Worth, Career, Relationship, Family



Rajan Nanda, born in 1942 and passed away on August 5, 2018, was an Indian businessman and the Chairman of Escorts Group. He is renowned for being the husband of Ritu Nanda and the father-in-law of Shweta Bachchan Nanda, daughter of the legendary Amitabh Bachchan. In this article, we explore the life, family, and achievements of Rajan Nanda.



  • Full Birth Name: Rajan Nanda
  • Nickname: Rajan
  • Famous For: Chairman of Escorts Group, Father-in-law of Shweta Bachchan
  • Working As: Businessman
  • Age: 76 years old (As of 2018)
  • Birthday: 1942
  • Date of Death: August 5, 2018
  • Birthplace: Fazilka, Punjab, India
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Citizenship: India
  • Star Sign: Not available
  • Caste: Nanda
  • Religion: Hinduism
  • Current Residence: New Delhi, India


Physical Stats & More:

  • Height:
    • Feet & Inches: 5′ 9″
    • Centimeters: 175 cm
    • Meters: 1.75 m
  • Weight:
    • Kilograms: 79 Kg
    • Pounds: 174 lbs
  • Shoe Size (US): 8
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Grey



  • Parents:
    • Father: Har Prasad Nanda
    • Mother: Not available
  • Siblings: Not found
  • Relatives: Will update


Personal Life:

  • Marital Status: Married
  • Dating History: Not applicable
  • Wife: Ritu Nanda
  • Children:
    • Nikhil Nanda (Son)
    • Natasha Nanda (Daughter)



  • Highest Qualification: Graduate
  • Alma Mater: Not applicable
  • School: High School


Hobbies & Favorite Things:

  • Favorite Celebrities:
    • Actor: Dilip Kumar
    • Actress: Nargis
  • Dream Holiday Destination: Paris
  • Favorite Color: Blue
  • Love to do: Reading
  • Favorite Dishes: Indian Food


Net Worth:

  • Net worth: 3,443 Crores Indian Rupees (As in 2018)



  • Rajan Nanda passed away at Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon due to health issues.
  • He had two grandchildren named Navya and Agastya.
  • Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, and Rajiv Kapoor were his brothers-in-law.
  • Rishi Kapoor and Ridhima Sahni Kapoor (daughter of Rishi Kapoor) also paid tribute to him on social media.
  • He was born into a middle-class Punjabi family.


My Conclusive View:

Rajan Nanda was not only a visionary businessman but also a loving family man. Throughout his life, he made significant contributions to the Escorts Group, leaving behind a lasting legacy. As the father-in-law of Shweta Bachchan and the son-in-law of Raj Kapoor, he had strong ties to the Bollywood industry. Despite his success, Rajan Nanda remained humble and grounded. His untimely demise was a great loss to his family and the business community. He will always be remembered for his achievements and the love he shared with his family.