Vijay Shekhar Sharma Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Worth, Assets,Wife – Founder Of Paytm

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In the world of Start-up companies, Vijay Shekhar Sharma made it big. He is an Indian Entrepreneur, who is the founder and CEO of Paytm and is the richest Indian start-up founders. He was born in Aligarh on July 15th 1978. He belongs to a simple and a modest family. He is a very simple man and he always has a smile on his face. He is hardworking and he knew what he was doing was right. His life was not easy and he had gone through the various struggles. For him it wasn’t easy and when he left his home to pursue his college degree and came to the real world he realized that the life is not that simple. Vijay came from a family background that believed in earning only through the right way. He faced his first struggle when he moved to Delhi for higher studies. Vijay who was a topper in his school days slowly started getting bad grades in his college, mostly because of the language. Vijay was not good in English and hence faced a lot of difficulties. After a lot of disappointments, Vijay finally decided to utilize his time and started thinking in a different direction, which made him what he is today.

Career:

Vijay Shekhar Sharma Wiki
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Vijay Shekhar Sharma started his career in the year 1997, when he started a new website called indiasite.net and he sold it for $1 million after two years. Vijay for starting his own company faced difficulties and even before starting that he worked in an MNC, which he quit after 6 months. The man for sure had different plans for himself. In the year 2005, Vijay managed to raise eight lakh rupees, and of which 40 percent of the amount was conned off, he was shattered. He worked really hard to earn that back. He later started One97, which is a parent company of Paytm. In the year 2011, he pitched the idea of Paytm and bravo! He achieved what he wanted and the company just grew higher and higher. Today everyone knows about Paytm and everyone even a vegetable vendor is able to use Paytm, which indeed is a proud moment for Vijay. He received the Honoris Causa Doctorate of Sciences (D.Sc) Degree, from Amity University in the year 2016. He is what he is today is because of his passion, dedication and determination. He wanted to do it, so he did it and made his own destiny.

Net Worth: 7300 Crore (INR)

Personal Info:

Name: Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Date of Birth: 8th July 1973

Age: 43 years

Place of Birth: Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India

Schools: Not Known

College: Delhi Technical University, Amity University

Father: Not Known

Mother: Not Known

Brother: Not Known

Sister: Not Known

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Mridula Sharma

Affair: Not Known

Religion: Hindu

Zodiac Sign: Cancer

Height: Not Known

Weight: Not Known

Eye Colour: Not Known

Profession: Founder and CEO of Paytm and One97 Communications Ltd.

Languages Known: Hindi and English

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