Balakrishna @ Acharya Balakrishna is the managing director and primary stakeholder of Patanjali Ayurved. It is one of the leading Ayurvedic cosmetics and health care products company. He was the close associate of Baba Ramdev. Baba helped him to found the Patanjali group of companies. His involved in the project to produce the Ayurvedic system of medicine. He, along with Baba found the aacharya kulam in Haridwar. He is one of the most popular man and beloved follower Baba Ramdev and his yoga Philosophy. His products are advertised by Baba Ramdev via his yoga camps.
He was born as Narayan Prasad Subedi to Sumatra devi and Jay Vallabh of Nepal in August 4, 1972. He is also the managing director of most of the Baba Ramdev company. His first company is called Divya Pharmacy, the pharmaceutical company in Haridwar around 90s.
He founded Patanjali Ayurved with the help of Baba Ramdev and Sunita and Sarwan Poddar to start the company by giving him a loan. The company roses top the occasion and developed as one of the leading manufacturer and distributor of Ayurveda products under the Patanjali Ayurved company. Even though Baba Ramdev helped him to start the company, he doesn’t have single stack percentage to his name. About 94% of stake in that company and the turnover of the company during 2015-2016 is more than Rs. 5000 crores and his birthday is celebrated as World herbal Day by his followers and many people around the world.
- Name: Balakrishna
- Real Name: Narayan Prasad Subedi
- Other Name: Acharya Balakrishna
- Born: August 4, 1972
- Birth Place: Syanja District, Nepal
- Citizenship: Indian
- Profession: Chief Executive Officer of Patanjali Ayurved
- Net Worth: 2.5 billion US dollars
- Parents: Jay Vallabh (father), Sumitra Devi(Mother)