Why investors are flocking to infuse capital in Jio Platforms

Mukesh Ambani. Photo: Bloomberg

Mukesh Ambani, Asia’s richest man, shares a very remarkable trait with Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest man: They both love to do everything big, connect disparate markets with technology, and dominate them all.

That is what Bezos has been doing by building out Amazon, and that is what Ambani has been doing with Reliance Industries’ unit Jio Platforms. And now those two visions are set to go head to head in India, the world’s second-largest internet market.

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