When it comes to naming billionaires all, we all forget to name the budding stars who have made it big in a short period. Like all developing countries, India also has a list of young and successful people who have churned a huge fan following for themselves.
The list below proudly mentions such names and their work in detail.
Net Worth: $1.9 billion
Nikhil Kamath is one of the youngest billionaires in the country. His brokerage company “Zerodha” has a huge user base for knowing the latest stock exchange reports. Apart from helping people earn from the stock market, Nikhil Kamath and his Brother Nitin also have an asset management company, “True Beacon” to their name.
Vijay Shekhar Sharma
Net Worth: $1.3 billion
Paytm is one of the most successful e-wallets used by people today. And the mastermind behind this is none other than Vijay Shekhar Sharma. Founded way back in 2001 by the name One97 communication, Vijay has a whopping $1.3 billion to his name solely earned from his business idea.
Net Worth: $1.91 billion or 22.500 crores
Byju is an online education platform that gained immense popularity when it received a grant from Facebook owner Mark Zuckerberg. The company now stands at a total evaluation of $5.5 billion and has Shah Rukh Khan as its brand ambassador.
Net Worth: $1.4 billion
Shamsheer Vayalil is the founder, CEO, and MD of VPS healthcare. With over 23 hospitals in different countries and over 125 medical centers, the company has 13000 in total. Apart from this, the billionaire is also a member of “The Giving Pledge” and has promised to donate half of his wealth to Philanthropy.
Net Worth: $1.6 billion
Ranjan Pai serves as the Managing Director of Manipal Group which has six colleges and 16 hospitals. A doctor by profession, it was under his able guidance that Stempeutics has been launched by MEMG. Besides that Pai has a 51% stake in Manipal Cigna Health Insurance.
Net Worth: Rs 13,000 crore
Another B2B trade platform that made it created a huge niche for itself is Udaan. The site is targeted specifically at small and medium businesses across the country. Started by three founders Amod Malviya, Sujeeth Kumar, and Vaibhav Gupta, the platform witnessed a massive growth of 274%.
Net Worth: Rs 8100 crores
Binny Bansal founded Flipkart along with Sachin Bansal, back when eCommerce was not that popular. Today, the online platform is considered one of the best in the market and has millions of users accessing it daily. His net Worth is 8100 crores.
Net Worth: Rs 14,000 crores
The founder of Media.net is the next one to feature on our list. Today he is regarded as one of the most successful businessmen in the country and has a total wealth of Rs 14000 crores.
Net Worth: Rs 4500 crores
Probably one of the youngest to feature on our list, Ritesh Agarwal started Oyo Rooms as his maiden business venture. Counted among the richest people in India today, his net Worth now stands at Rs 4500 crores.
Net Worth: Rs 3500 crores
We all are familiar with the most convenient modes of transportation today in the face of Ola Cabs. The brain behind this business venture is none other than Bhavish Agarwal. Touted as one of the 100 most influential people of 2018, his net Worth now stands at Rs 3500 crores.