Jay Mehta is a British businessman. He is husband of  Miss India, actress Juhi Chawla. He was  earlier married to Sujata Birla, sister of Yash Birla who died in the Flight 605 plane crash in 1990.It is said that he was chosen for Juhi by her mother and Juhi obliged as she was very attached to her mother. It was rumoured that she wasn’t happy with marriage, but those rumours seem to have subsided what with that still dazzling smile of her’s.Jay Mehta owns the Mehta Group which is spread over Africa, India, Canada,UK and USA. Mehta owns two companies in India:
Sauarashtra Cement Ltd (Ranavav near Porbandar, Gujarat)
Gujarat Sidhee Cement Ltd (Veraval Gujarat India)
Along with actor Shahrukh Khan, he is a co-owner of the Indian Premier League team Kolkata Knight Riders.

Mehta has two children with wife Juhi Chawla, a girl and a boy.