October 04, 2022

Jayant Sinha Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : May 31, 2019

Short Biography

Jayant Sinha was born on 21-04-1963 in Giridih in the state of Jharkhand, India. He is an Indian Politician.

Jayant Sinha Complete Bio & Career

Jayant Sinha’s father was an IAS officer and hence had to move from one place to another while he was a child. He is an alumnus of IIT Delhi. While his time in IIT, he was selected as the student representative to its Senate. He was also highly active in other curricular activities as well and represented his college in Quizzes, Debates, Theatres, and Tennis. After obtaining his graduate degree from IIT, he went to the US and obtained his MS in Energy Management & Policy from the famous University of Pennsylvania. After that, he enrolled at the prestigious Harvard University and obtained his MBA degree from there. 
Since his father was a politician, he was also active in politics from the decade of 2000. He though came to prominence after he was given a Lok Sabha ticket from Jharkhand’s Hazaribagh constituency in 2014 general elections by BJP. When his father was serving as the finance minister of India in Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s cabinet, he used to give his inputs. He was made the Minister of State for Finance in 2014 and worked closely with the prime minister Narendra Modi and formulated National Economic Policy. He was then made the Minister of State for Civil Aviation in 2016. He defended his constituency in the 2019 general elections as well but was denied a position in Narendra Modi’s cabinet.

Jayant Sinha Popular Videos

Jayant Sinha Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Yashwant Sinha and Nilima Sinha. He has a brother named Summant Sinha and a sister named Sharmila. He is married to Punita Sinha and together the couple is blessed with 2 sons named Rishabh Sinha and Aashir Sinha.

Life's Important Dates Of Jayant Sinha

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper

Personal Info

Home Town Hazaribagh, Jharkhand
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address 76A, Village Hupad, Post Harad, PS-Muffasil Hazaribagh, Jharkhand, India
School St. Michael's School, Patna
St. Columbus, Delhi
College IIT, New Delhi
University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania
Harvard Business School, Boston
Qualification Master of Business Administration
Hobbies Reading and Travelling
Marital Status Married
Debut As an MP - 2014
Salary N/A
Net Worth INR 60 Crores
Official Website N/A
E Mail [email protected]
Contact No 09811716444


Car Collections Toyota Corolla, Mercedez Benz C240


Favorite Color Orange
Favorite Player John McEnroe
Favorite Sport Tennis
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi , Arun Jaitley
Favorite Place USA

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Jayant Sinha

  • He worked as a Radio announcer in Yuv Vani from 1983 to 1985.
  • He has worked for McKinsey & Company for 12 years.
  • He was invited to work for International Finance Corporation, Washington DC.
  • He worked closely with finance minister Arun Jaitley and was the chief architect of PM Mudra Yojna.
  • His wife is the founder of the noted investment firm called 'Pacific Paradigm Advisors'.

Jayant Sinha Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

59 years, 5months, 13 days old age Jayant Sinha will turn 60 on 21 April, 2023. Only 6 months, 16 days, 7 hours,1 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Jayant Sinha has celebrated the total number of 59 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

  • 59
  • 8
  • 8
  • 9
  • 9
  • 9
  • 8
  • 8