Dubai NRI spends Rs.1.4 billion on son’s wedding !

INTERESymehtaYogesh Mehta spared no expense and hosted a three day long wedding ceremony for his only son Rohan in Florence, Italy.

Mehta is listed as one of the top 50 richest Indians in the Gulf with an estimated worth of $533 million. A Harvard graduate, he made his fortune in the petrochemical business and founded his company Petrochem in Dubai in 1995.

Reports say some 500 guests were invited to the wedding of Rohan and his London born bride Roshni. The guests flew into Florence and stayed at the finest hotels in the city.

Proud father Yogesh aka Yogi moved to Dubai at the age of 29 and his company is one of the largest independent petrochemical distributors in the Middle East. His son Rohan joined the family business recently and is expected to play a larger part in the coming years. He is a BA in business from Northeastern University, Boston. He also owns the Raging Tiger events company that organises concerts and events in the UAE.

The newly weds are expected to settle in Dubai.