Thakkar-Manek Syndrome: When divorcing spouses have wildly different views of family wealth

Ashish Thakkar, 35, has been referred to as “Africa’s youngest billionaire”, and is internationally known as a successful business tycoon. So in their divorce proceedings, his 32-year-old estranged wife, Meera Manek, naturally decided that she wanted a piece of the family pie. Thakkar’s response to her was that he isn’t a billionaire at all, but [...]