Indrani Mukerjea Biography and Career
Indrani Mukerjea is a former HR consultant and media executive. She was born on 22nd November 1972 to parents Upendra Kumar Bora and Durga Rani Bora in Guwahati, Assam, India. However, she is a British by nationality and belongs to Hindu ethnicity. She has been married three times with Siddhartha Das, Sanjeev Khanna, and Peter Mukerjea. She has two children from her first marriage with Siddhartha Das; Sheena Bora and Mikhail Bora.
Indrani Bora started her career in the year 1996 as she founded INX Services Private Limited, which is a recruitment company based in Kolkata. Some of her clients include Reliance Industries and Star India. In 2005 her company partnered with a Swiss global executive search specialist; IMD international search Group which appointed her as the regional director. Indrani and her husband Peter Mukerjea became the promoters of INX Group. This group consisted of other sub companies like INX media, INX services, and INX News.
Caption: Indrani Mukerjea and husband Peter Mukerjea
However, in the year 2009, they sold off the INX media company since it was going to a loss. There were many controversial events one of which was that the Mukerjeas had siphoned off 160 crores from their company as per the audit conducted by Temasek Holdings. Some other controversies include financial crimes where her company was accused of violating foreign exchange.
Through her involvement in the business scenario, Indrani Mukerjea has also been able to collect some awards as well. Some of the awards that she collected are the wall Street Journal’s “50 Women to watch” and Utar Ratna for her “outstanding work in the art media and broadcasting sector”.
Sheena Bora Murder case.
Indrani Bora and her husband were arrested in 2015 for the murder of her daughter Sheena Bora. Even though there is no concrete explanation given as to why Indrani was involved in such a hideous crime, it is speculated that the murder occurred because of property issue.
Indrani Mukerjea is certainly living the life of a millionaire as she has accumulated millions of dollars by herself through her career. Apart from her net worth Peter Mukerjea is estimated to have a net worth of $800 million and being the wife of the multimillionaire she is certainly living a lavish life as well.