If you are a fan of the Indian Premier League (IPL), you might have noticed a young woman sitting at the auction table of SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH), bidding for players and cheering for her team. She is Kavya Maran, the daughter of Kalanithi Maran, the founder and chairman of Sun TV Network, one of the most profitable media companies in Asia.
Kavya Maran was born on 6 August 1992 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. She belongs to a politically influential family, as her grandfather Murasoli Maran was a former Union Minister of Commerce, her uncle Dayanidhi Maran is a former textile minister, and her grand-uncle M. Karunanidhi was a former chief minister of Tamil Nadu.
Kavya Maran completed her schooling from Chennai and then pursued her graduation from Chennai University. She later obtained a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree and developed an interest in the aviation and media sectors.
Kavya Maran is currently involved in the work process of Sun Music and FM channels of Sun TV Network. She is also expected to take over the responsibility of the entire Sun business in the future, as her mother Kavery Maran is the joint managing director of the company and the highest paid businesswoman in India.
Kavya Maran is also an ardent cricket fan and has been associated with SRH since 2013, when her father bought the franchise for Rs 85.05 crore. She has been representing SRH at various IPL events, including auctions and matches. She has also represented SRH's Eastern Cape franchise in South Africa's SA20 League.
Kavya Maran has become a popular figure among cricket fans for her passion and enthusiasm for the game. She is often seen raising the paddle for her team at auctions and cheering for them at stadiums. She has also built a strong rapport with the players and staff of SRH, who affectionately call her "boss lady".
Kavya Maran has a net worth of between Rs 50 crore and Rs 100 crore, according to various online reports. She loves travelling and listening to music in her leisure time. She is unmarried and has no boyfriend as of now.
Kavya Maran is one of the youngest and most successful businesswomen in India, who has made a mark in both media and cricket industries. She is an inspiration for many young women who aspire to achieve their dreams with hard work and dedication.