The Unusual Billionaires by Saurabh Mukherjea

In The Unusual Billionaires author Saurabh Mukherjea takes you through a historical journey of 7 companies in India which have created fantastic wealth for their shareholders and have built very durable businesses.

There are lots of books which chronicle the rise of large multinational companies which were founded internationally in the US and elsewhere. However, there are very few books detail the rise of Indian companies which have done very well.

What is common to Asian Paints, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, Marico, Berger Paints, Page Industries and Astral Poly?

Well, these are 7 companies which have been built by visionary leaders and have delivered truly outstanding results, creating a breed knowns as The Unusual Billionaires

What’s interesting about this book is that, if you are interested in stock markets or stock picking, Saurabh also walks you through aspects of potential companies one should keep in mind, if they are looking at investing in the company.

The theory can get repetitive at times, but overall its worth a read.