Mechanical engineer and businessman G.M. Rao has an estimated net worth of $1.1 billion as of March 2013 according to Forbes. Rao is referred to as the founding member ofGMR Group, an India-basedglobal infrastructure operator and developer. Founded in 1978, the GMR Group has made world-wide existence by building infrastructure projects in many nations including the Maldives, Singapore, India, Turkey, Indonesia and South Africa. Initially, the company began with its agricultural attempts with focus on Jute, Sugar, and Breweries industriesbut afterwards enlarged into infrastructure. Now, GMR Groups holds interests in highways, energy, airports and urban infrastructure. Grandhi Mallikarjuna Rao was born on July 14, 1950 inAndhra Pradesh,India. He’s a grad of Andra University. Currently located in Bangladore University, G.M. Rao is currently married with three kids.