By Rishabh Naudiyal Last Updated:
Former Indian skipper, Mahendra Singh Dhoni is one of the greatest players of all time. From lifting the world cup to countless match-winning innings, MS Dhoni is indeed one of the most successful cricketers in the history of cricket. However, apart from being an exceptional player, MS Dhoni is also admired for the kind of person he is in real life. From being a doting husband to his gorgeous wife, Sakshi Dhoni, to a super-daddy to his lovely daughter, Ziva Singh Dhoni, he is simply a hands-on family man.
Despite being one of India's greatest and most admired cricketers, Mahendra Singh Dhoni strongly believes in living a low-key life. Hence, for most of his career, he has hardly publicly appeared with his family members. Apart from his wife, Sakshi Dhoni and his daughter, Ziva Singh Dhoni, MS Dhoni reportedly made no appearances with his parents and in-laws at public events.
However, there’s one family member of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who needs all your attention as she is the CEO (Chief Executive Officer) of a production house worth Rs. 800 crores. Well, we are talking about MS Dhoni’s mother-in-law, Shiela Singh. For the unversed, Shiela is married to R.K. Singh. The veteran couple is blessed with two kids, a daughter, Sakshi Dhoni and a son, Akshay Singh.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has invested in a series of businesses, including his production house, worth Rs. 800 crores. However, the company, which is worth crores, is run by MS Dhoni’s mother-in-law, Shiela Devi. For the unversed, Sheila serves as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Dhoni Entertainment Limited. The prominent production house was founded by the former Indian cricketer, MS Dhoni a few years back.
Operating as a multi-crore business, the company has achieved remarkable success under the joint leadership of Sheila Singh and her daughter, Sakshi Dhoni, who is also the CEO of Dhoni Entertainment Limited. Additionally, Sheila Singh, in her first role as a company head, she has played a pivotal role in propelling Dhoni Entertainment to new heights.
As per multiple media reports, Sakshi Dhoni, along with her mother, Sheila Singh holds the position of the biggest shareholder in the production house, Dhoni Entertainment. The establishment of multiple companies and business ventures by MS Dhoni, including Dhoni Entertainment Limited, has significantly contributed to his impressive net worth, which is around the estimated sum of Rs. 1030 crores.
Through strategic initiatives and the release of exciting projects, Dhoni Entertainment has solidified its position in the industry and established a substantial base, making it a major player in the multi-million dollar market. As per multiple reports, Sakshi Dhoni and Sheila Singh have done impressive work and took some groundbreaking decisions at Dhoni Entertainment Limited in recent years that resulted in the company’s gigantic success on all fronts.
During the initial stages of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's career, Sheila Singh's husband, R.K. Singh had worked alongside the iconic cricketer’s father, Pan Singh Dhoni. Both R.K. Singh and Pan Singh Dhoni had worked at the Kanoi Group's Binaguri Tea Company. While RK Singh was involved in his professional endeavours, Sheila Singh took on the role of a homemaker, dedicating her time to managing the household and caring for their children. However, after her daughter, Sakshi’s wedding with MS Dhoni, Shiela took charge of her damad’s production house and proved her entrepreneurial prowess.
Well, isn’t it truly inspirational and beautiful to see Mahendra Singh Dhoni engaging his family members in his business ventures? What do you think? Let us know.