From an ordinary employee to an award-winning entrepreneur!
Aman Gupta began his career as an assistant manager at Citibank before moving on to KPMG and Harman as a senior management consultant and director of sales. In 2016, he and Sameer Mehta founded boAt, a company with innovative audio and wearable product.
Net Worth: Rs.700 crores
The man who controlled the steering wheel of his success!
Amit Jain kicked off his career at Tata Consultancy Services as a software engineer. Later, with his brother Anurag Jain, Amit co-founded GirnarSoft, an IT firm and in 2008. Amit and Anurag cofounded GirnarSoft's flagship portal, CarDekho.com, which revolutionized the auto industry.
Net Worth: Rs.2900 crore
The woman who proved that risks are worth taking!
The IIT and IIM graduate turned down a job offer from an investment bank to start her own startup with her husband Kaushik Mukherjee in 2012. She founded Sugar Cosmetics, a cruelty-free, vegan skincare line sold in more than 20 countries, generating sales of more than INR 500 crores annually.
Net Worth: Rs.300 Crores
The man who changed the eyewear game in India!
Peyush Bansal began his career at Microsoft. He co-founded Lenskart with business partners Amit Chaudhary and Sumeet Kapahi in 2010. Today, Lenskart is the go-to eyewear destination for all age groups and is worth more than a billion dollars.
Net Worth: Rs . 8 crore
The woman who upscaled her ideas!
Namita Thapar career began in the Bay Area of the United States, working in marketing and finance for two different companies, and later became the Chief Financial Officer of Emcure Pharmaceuticals. In 2017, she founded Incredible Ventures Ltd, a startup studio focused on mission-driven startups.
Net Worth: Rs.600 Crore
The man who eased the matchmaking game for bachelors!
Anupam Mittal first worked at Micro Strategy. Later in 1997, he founded Shaadi.com (formerly known as Sagaai.com), matchmaking services in the country with about 12,000-15,000 sign-ups every day.
Net Worth: Rs.185 Crore
Ghazal Alagh began her career at NIIT Limited in 2008 as a corporate trainer before setting up Dietexpert.com, which provides customized diet plans. In 2016, she co-founded Mamaearth, which consists of 140 natural and toxins-free products used and appreciated by more than 1.5 million Indians.
Net Worth: Rs.150 Crore
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