Lucknow IPL Team Owner – Among the two new teams, Sanjiv Goenka’s RPSG Group won the bid for a record Rs 7,090 crore for Lucknow Team, Lucknow SuperGiants. Notably, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group is not new in IPL as in 2016 and 2017 they were the owners of Rising Pune Supergiants and now the owner of Lucknow IPL Team.
|Wife name||Preethi Srinivasan|
|Net Worth||270 Crores USD|
The chairman of the RPSG group Sanjiv Goenka is one of the biggest businessmen in the country. According to a recent survey by Forbes India, the 60-year-old is estimated to have a net worth of around more than INR 20,000 crore. With his latest investment being the IPL franchise his net worth is only expected to rise by leaps and bounds.
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Sanjiv Goenka is married to Preethi Srinivasan. The couple has one daughter named Avarna Goenka and a son Shashwat Goenka.
RPSG group was created by Sanjiv Goenka in 2010-11. The company is based out of Kolkata and deals with various sectors such as power, energy, manufacturing, and retail to ITES, FMCG, and infrastructure with Spencer’s Retail, music label SaReGaMa India Limited and power utility company Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation being part of the core group.
Sanjiv Goenka’s RPSG Group won the bid for a record Rs 7,090 crore for Lucknow Team in the auction.
Lucknow team is the second IPL franchise owned by Sanjiv Goenka with the first franchise being the Rising Pune Supergiants. He owned the franchise in 2016. The franchise came into existence as a replacement for Chennai Super Kings, who were banned due to fixing scandal, and ended their stint in 2017 by reaching the finals.
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