Hasit Dani is an Indian businessman and entrepreneur. He is the second-generation scion of the Dani family, one of the founding families of Asian Paints Ltd. He is a board member of Asian Paints.
Hasit Ashwin Dani was born in Mumbai.
He belongs to a Hindu Jain family. His grandfather hailed from Kapadvanj, a historic town in the Kheda district of Gujarat.
Parents & Siblings
His father, Ashwin Dani (1944–2023), was the non-executive chairman of Asian Paints Ltd. He passed away after a brief illness on 28 September 2023.
Malav Dani is an Indian businessman and entrepreneur. He is a Non-executive Director and Chairman of CSR Committee at Asian Paints. He is also a Managing Director of BSE-listed plastic and packaging company Hitech Corporation Limited.
Wife & Children
His wife’s name is Shubhlaxmi Hasit Dani. Together, they have a daughter, Ishwara Hasit Dani.
He is a board member of Asian Paints. In 1995, he became a director of Dani Holding And Trading Company, Dani Finance And Investments Company, and Dani Capital And Investments Company. He has been a Wholetime Director of Gujarat Organics Private Limited since 27 May 2000. On 28 August 2010, he assumed the directorship of Haish Holding And Trading Company.
Assets & Properties
In 2021, he bought a 95-crore duplex apartment, House number 102 on the eighth and ninth floor, located in South Mumbai’s Carmichael Road along with his wife, Shubhlaxmi Hasit Dani. The size of the apartment is 6,374 sq ft. The deal was registered on 30 December 2020, a day before the deadline to register properties with a stamp duty of 2 percent ended in Maharashtra. Dani purchased the apartment from Hydra Trading, another Asian Paints promoter group company.
- He is a trustee of the Param-arth Charitable Trust.
- On 28 September 2023, Hasit Dani’s father Ashwin Dani’s net worth was $7.8 billion. He ranked #49 on Forbes India’s The 100 Richest Indians 2013 list for a net worth of $1310 million.