Creating a startup and making it successful is not everyone’s cup of tea. First, creating a startup requires a unique, creative, and original idea. Second, funds are required for managing and making the startup successful. Last, but not least, the market is very competitive.
Let’s look at the list of Indian entrepreneurs and their net worths. All these entrepreneurs are very young in age. Also, their startups’ creation date belong to the last decade. Here is the list of India’s richest startup founders and their net worths.
1. Deepinder Goyal: Founder of Zomato
Net worth: Rs. 1000 crore
The net worth of Zomato Founder, Deepinder Goyal, has reached at Rs. 1000 crore. The company recently raised good funding from Alibaba and launched a premium program named Zomato Gold.
2. Sriharsha Majety: Founder of Swiggy
Net worth: Rs. 1,300 crore
Shriharsha Majety, the Founder of Swiggy had a solo trip of 4000 kms around Europe. And now, he managed to create a startup which is India’s biggest food delivery startup. Its valuation has crossed its past of $1 billion.
3. Ankit Bhati: Founder of Ola
Net worth: Rs. 1,500 crore
Since the creation of Ola, Ankit Bhati has been its CTO. And, with his shareholding in the company, he is able to have a net worth of over Rs. 1,500 crore.
4. Ritesh Aggarwal: Founder of Oyo Rooms
Net worth: Rs. 2,600 crore
Oyo recently managed to create huge fundings, and now its valuation has reached more than the market caps of India’s top 4 hotel chains together. Because of this, founder of Oyo Rooms, Ritesh Agarwal has huge net-worth of more than Rs. 2,600 crore.
5. Byju Raveendran: Founder of Byju’s App
Net worth: Rs. 3,300 crore
Byju’s is now becoming profitable and has managed to enter India’s Unicorn club. Byju Raveendran is the only founder of Byju’s and has a net worth of Rs. 3,300 crore.
6. Bhavish Aggarwal: Founder of Ola
Net worth: Rs. 3,900 crore
After the expansion of Ola into the UK, Australia, and New Zealand, founder Bhavish Agarrwal managed to reach the net-worth of Rs. 3,900 crore.
7. Sachin Bansal: Founder of Flipkart
Net worth: Rs. 6,200 crore
Sachin Bansal, founder of Flipkart, left the company and has estimated net-worth of Rs. 6,200 crore. Now, he is spending time with his family, playing games with his son, taking walks, and watching movies.
8. Binny Bansal: Founder of Flipkart
Net worth: Rs. 6,500 crore
With Walmart’s acquisition, Binny Bansal’s net-worth reached Rs. 6,500 crore. Even after his exit from the company, his net-worth is still associated with the company.
9. Dhiraj Rajaram: Founder of MuSigma
Net worth: Rs. 7,100 crore
Dhiraj Rajaram, founder of MuSigma, had been on the top as India’s richest entrepreneurs for few years.
10. Vijay Shekhar Sharma: Founder of Paytm
Net worth: Rs. 10,500 crore
Vijay Shakhar Sharma, founder of Paytm had a very good year so far. And now, the company is expanding to few new industries. After the investment from Berkshire Hathway, valuation of Paytm turned over $10 billion. And now, Vijay Shekhar Sharma’s net worth has reached close to Rs. 10,500 crore.
11. Divyank Turakhia: Founder of Media.net
Net worth: Rs. 11,600 crore
A Chinese company bought Media.net last year for $900 million, which was record breaking. With this, Divyank Turakhia, founder of Media.net managed to become India’s richest startup founder with net-worth of Rs. 11,600 crore.