Shri Thanedar
Shri Thanedar
Celebrated Name: Shri Thanedar
Real Name/Full Name: Shri Thanedar
Gender: Male
Age: 69 years old
Birth Date: February 22, 1955
Birth Place: Belgaum, Karnataka, India
Nationality: Indian
Height: 1.7m
Weight: 88kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse: Shashi Thanedar
Children/Kids: Yes (s. Neil, Samir)
Dating/Girlfriend: N/A
Is Shri Thanedar Gay?: No
Profession: Entrepreneur, author, politician
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $5 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Shri Thanedar is an Indian-born American entrepreneur, author, and politician. He was a candidate in the democratic party primarily for governor of Michigan in the 2018 elections and won the city of Detroit, where he earned 200,645 total votes but finished in 3rd place.

Maybe you know about Shri Thanedar very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Shri Thanedar’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

On February 22, 1955, Shri Thanedar was born in Belgaum, Karnataka, India. He grew up in a low-income family as his father was forced to retire at the age of 55 while Thanedar was only 14 years. Thanedar later worked odd jobs to support his family of eight. He earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry at the age of 18 years and later attended a master’s program at the University of Bombay.

In 1979 he went to the USA to pursue a PhD at the University of Akron, which he earned in 1982. He became a US citizen in 1988. He did post-doctoral work at the University of Michigan before taking a job in 1984 as a researcher at Petrolite Corp.

Personal Life

Shri Thanedar is married to Shashi Thanedu, and they have two sons Neil and Samir Thanedar. Like most celebrities, Shri tries to keep his personal life away from the limelight. He mostly concentrates on his work rather than debate, and therefore not much is known about his previous and current relationships.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on February 22 1955, Shri Thanedar is 69 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024. His height is 1.7m tall, and his weight is 88kg.


Thanedar took job working nights and weekends for $15 per hour at Chemir/ Polytech laboratories to learn the business in 1990. He later took a loan to buy their in 1991 for $75,000 and made sales worth $150,000 in the first year; the business had three employees by then. Chemir’s revenue grew to $16 million by 2005 and had employed 160 people, including 40 PhD. Thanedar borrowed $24 million from Bank of America to finance seven acquisitions offering the bank a personal guarantee to back the debt.

Azopharma, one of his acquisitions, grew rapidly from $1 million in 2003 to $55 million in 2008 and employed 500 people. In 2020 Thanedar briefly retired and later came out of retirement later that year to launch Avomeen Analytical Services, an Arbor-based chemical testing laboratory with his son Neil. In 2015 Avomeen was named to the INC 5000 list first growing companies in the United States of America.

He was named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year for the central Midwest region (Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, and Nebraska) in 1999, 2007 and 2016. A buyer of Avomeen Holdings LLC filed a lawsuit in US District Court in Detroit in November 2017, claiming Thanedar made fraudulent and misleading representations of his company’s finances in order to sell the majority stake in November 2016.

However, Thanedar denied the allegations. Thanedar entered politics when he chose to run in the 2018 Michigan gubernatorial election as a democrat. His political platform includes a $15 minimum wage, public education reform, infrastructure improvements increased government transparency.

Shri Thanedar submitted paperwork to run for state representative in Michigan’s 3rd district, which represents a portion of North Detroit in August 2019. He has also written two autobiographies, and this is Shri’s wish published in 2004 and Blue Suitcase: Tragedy and Trump in an Immigrant’s Life Which He Self -Published.

Awards & Achievements

Shri Thanedar has received several awards in his career. In 2017 he was awarded CORP magazine Entrepreneur Award, Entrepreneur of The Year, Ernst & Young, Michigan Region in 2016, Michigan 50 Companies to Watch 2015, Inc. 5000 Company, Avomeen Analytical Services 2016/2015, Entrepreneur of The Year, Ernst & Young, Missouri Business Region, Fast -50, Fastest Growing Business Award Missouri 1998-2005 and Outstanding Teaching Assistant, University of Akron.

Net Worth & Salary of Shri Thanedar in 2024

Shri Thanedar Net Worth
Shri Thanedar Net Worth

Shri Thanedar is an American entrepreneur, author, and politician. He has accumulated his wealth through his several businesses. However, his exact net worth is not known to the public, but he has made millions in his active year as an entrepreneur and as an author for his two books; This Is Shri’s Wish and Blue Suitcase: Tragedy and Trump in an Immigrant’s Life; he is also a politician. His estimated net worth is somewhere around $5 million as of July 2024.

Shri Thanedar is one of the most popular American entrepreneur and politician. He started his career at a young age, and through hard work and dedication, he has been successful throughout his career. He is also a dedicated politician who is willing to serve as a governor in Michigan.



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