Gautam Gambhir is an Indian cricketer whose career spanned for about 10 years in international cricket, with him being one of the major forces behind the victory of India in both 2007 T20 World Cup and the 2011 World Cup.
The Delhi based batsman has had a successful career and was among the best openers in international cricket when he used to open the innings with Virender Sehwag. As of now, Gambhir has turned politician and is a Member of Parliament from the East Delhi constituency, with an estimated worth of about 147 crores ($21 million).
Gautam Gambhir Salary
Gautam Gambhir has a salary of INR 36 lakh, which he draws annually as a Member of parliament.
Gautam Gambhir Endorsements
Gautam Gambhir has been one of the most sought after players for endorsements and he has been an endorser of a lot of brands throughout his cricket career. However, at this point of time Gautam Gambhir is the brand ambassador of Pinnacle Speciality Vehicles (PSV) and CricPlay, which is a fantasy gaming platform.
Gautam Gambhir House
Gautam Gambhir is a resident of Delhi and has a house in the National Capital Region of India. Gautam Gambhir house in Rajinder Nagar is worth INR 15 crore and is used as his main residence. However, there exists another Gautam Gambhir house in Delhi which is used for his meetings with public as a Member of Parliament. This house has been allotted to him as a complementary benefit of a Member of Parliament.
Apart from these houses, Gautam Gambhir owns the Plot Number B009 in JP Wish Town, Greater Noida worth INR 4 crore and the Plot Number 324 at the 87 Layout of HMDA in Malkapur Village worth INR 1 crore.
Gautam Gambhir Cars
Gautam Gambhir loves motor racing, as is the case with most of his cricket friends but at the same time, he does not have a collection of sports and luxury cars. The cars included in his collection are Maruti Suzuki SX4 (INR 8 lakh), Toyota Corolla (INR 20 lakh) and a customized version of Mahindra Bolero Stinger (INR 9 lakh). Apart from these, Gautam also owns luxurious cars such as Audi Q5 (INR 52 lakh) and BMW 530D (INR 67 lakh). Also, Gautam Gambhir owns a KTM Bike worth INR 75000.
Gautam Gambhir Investments
Gautam Gambhir is an active investor and has made huge investments in various Public and Private companies. He has invested INR 10 lakh in HDFC Equity Funds, and has an investment of about INR 2.5 crore in the Kotak Mahindra Group across 7 different categories. Also, Gautam Gambhir has invested a sum of INR 2.21 crore in ICICI Prudential Funds across 3 different categories.
The investments of Gautam Gambhir are also in the form of Bonds in the National Highway Authority of India which equals the sum of INR 70 lakh. He also has an investment of INR 4.78 crore in the IDFC group, apart from his INR 5 Crore investment in the Axis Bank under 5 different categories.
He also has an investment of more than INR 1 crore each in Bank of India, UTI Credit, Avedus Enhance, Zodius Technology, India Wizhom, IIFL and Hudco Security.
Company Invested in
Amount Invested (in INR)
Kotak India Growth Fund Series 4
Kotak India Growth Fund Series 5
ICICI Prudential Bond
ICICI Prudential FMP Series
IDFC Fixed Term Plan Series 149
Kotak FMP Series 194
Kotak FMP Series 127
ICICI Prudential Credit Risk Fund
IDFC Credit Risk Fund
Kotak Credit Risk Fund
Kotak Medium Term Fund
UTI Credit Risk Fund Growth
Axis Banking & PSU Debt Fund
ICICI Prudential Short Term Fund
IDFC Banking And PSU Debt Fund
Avedus Enhance Return
Baring Private Equity India
Birla AIF India
India Whizdom Fund
Peninsula Brookfield India Real Estate
Axis Credit Risk
IIFL Special Opportunity Fund
*Last updated on 16 Oct 2019
Gautam Gambhir Other Sources of Income
Gautam Gambhir has been a cricket player in the past and he has signed various endorsement deals with different brands, which are his supplementary source of income. As a part of his endorsement deals, Gambhir makes an income of about INR 1 crore annually.
Gautam Gambhir Charity
Gautam Gambhir is well known to be a philanthropist and he has undertaken a lot of charitable works so far. He has established the Gautam Gambhir Foundation which takes care of the children of the martyred soldiers of India. Also, his foundation started a Free Community Kitchen in Delhi with an aim to provide free food to all.
Gautam Gambhir is also taking care of the education of the kids of the 25 CRPF soldiers who were martyred in Chhattisgarh in 2017. Silently, Gautam is the man who is backing Dingko Singh financially.