Irai Anbu Net Worth, Age, Nationality, Wife, Marriage, Height, Career

Irai Anbu

Irai Anbu is a Tamil Nadu-born IAS officer, motivational speaker, writer, civil servant, journalist, inspiration, and media personality. He is well-known throughout the country for his commendable work and persuasive speeches.

During his 30 years in the Civil Service, he has worked at various levels. He continues to motivate and inspire students and others. He is one of the most dedicated and loyal employees and performs his duties to the best of his ability.

Quick Facts

Full Real NameDr. V. Irai Anbu.
Known asIrai Anbu.
Age 60 years old.
ProfessionIAS officer, civil servant, writer, and motivational speaker.
Date of Birth16 September 1963.
Place of BirthSalem, Tamil Nadu, India.
CasteWill Update.
EducationPh.D. in Business Administration.
Ph.D. in English literature.
Alma materLocal Private School.
Zodiac SignVirgo.
Height (approx.)In Feet Inches: 5′ 8″
Weight (approx.)In Kilograms: 60-64 kg
Eye ColorBlack.
Length of HairShort.
Color of HairBlack.
Net worthINR 12-15 Crore (approx.).

Irai Anbu Biography

Irai Anbu was born on September 16, 1963, in Salem, Tamil Nadu, India, in a small village. Dr. V. Irai Anbu is his full name. Anbu was born under the sign of Virgo, according to his birth date.

He has earned numerous degrees throughout his life because he believes that there is no such thing as an old age for learning. Following his primary education, he pursued a bachelor’s degree in agriculture before enrolling in a prestigious college for a Master’s degree.

He has a Master’s degree in English, Psychology, Business Administration, and Labor Management. He then earned his Ph.D. in English Literature and Business Administration.

Irai Anbu was raised in a well-educated family and environment. His father’s name is Venkatachalam, and his mother’s name is Baby Saroja. His parents have always encouraged him to further his education.

He used to play with his elder brother, Tirupukal, who is also a civil servant in the Gujarat administration. He was offered the position of Advisor in Nepal’s Planning Commission. We discovered that he is Hindu after extensive internet research, but we were unable to locate information about his caste.

Irai Anbu, an IAS officer, is married but has not made his wife’s name public. We don’t know anything about his children. It’s possible that he’s not sharing his personal information with the public or media for security reasons.

Irai Anbu
Irai Anbu (Source: Pinterest)

Professional Life

Irai Anbu passed the Civil Servant exam in 1987, finishing 15th overall and first in Tamil Nadu. During his thirty-year career, he has held numerous prestigious positions. He began his career as an Assistant Collector in Nagapattinam, where he performed admirably. He was then promoted to Associate Commissioner of Municipal Administration, where he organized several workshops to assist self-help groups.

After a few years, he was assigned as the District Collector of Kanchipuram. Here, he spoke out against child labor and called for its abolition in the district. In addition to these, he has held numerous prestigious positions such as Chief Minister’s Secretariat, Director of Press and Public Relations, and others.

He has accepted the position of Chief Director (Training) and Director, Anna Management Center, and the government has provided him with 36.23 crores to rebuild the Civil Job Training Center, Bhavani Sagar. According to reports, he has been promoted to the position of State Additional Chief Secretary / Director, Management Center, and Training Chief Anna. He has been here since March 1, 2019.

Irai Anbu Net Worth

How rich is Irai Anbu? Dr. Irai has been in the government sector for a long time and is well compensated. He would earn INR 1.5-2 lakhs per month based on his service years, plus some allowances and benefits. Irai Anbu’s net worth is estimated to be in the range of INR 12-15 crores as of March 2024.


  • Anbu has given numerous awards to deserving officers.
  • He coordinated the World Tamil Conference in Thanjavur in January 1995.
  • Irai, as a writer, has published articles in a variety of newspapers and magazines.
  • He has authored over a hundred books and articles. Can the sculptures be distorted?, Work culture, Time, Festivals, Our identities and pride, and so on.
  • Anbu has built houses for the villages that were impacted by the Tsunami.
  • When anyone or a student got into trouble, the IAS officer was there to help.
  • In 2017, he donated 2 lakh rupees to fund the installation of a water purification system in a student hostel.