Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal to tie the knot in Antilia on December 12

[dropcap]M[/dropcap]he only daughter of India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani — managing director of Reliance Industries Limited — Isha will get married to her childhood-friend Anand Piramal on December 12, in Mumbai.

Isha holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and South Asian Studies from Yale University and is a master in Business Administration programme from the Graduate School of Business, Stanford.

Anand is the founder of Piramal Realty Private Limited and son of an Indian billionaire industrialist, Ajay Piramal. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.

“We are delighted to share that the marriage of Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal will take place in the residence of Shri Mukesh Ambani and Smt Nita Ambani in Mumbai with family members and close friends on 12th December 2018. The ceremonies will be performed in accordance with Indian traditions, customs, and culture,” said a statement by the Ambanis and the Piramals.

Anand and Isha have been long-time friends and both the families have known each other for over four decades.

“During the weekend prior to the wedding, the Ambani and Piramal families will host their friends and family in Udaipur, where they are partnering with artisans and craftsmen to integrate local culture and traditions into the festivities,” the statement added.

On Tuesday evening, Mukesh Ambani with his family visited the Siddhivinayak Temple to offer the first invite for the wedding and seek blessings for the couple.

Last month, in September, the couple had a fairytale engagement ceremony in picturesque Lake Como, in Italy.