5 Most Influential Indian Web Entrepreneurs

Last Updated: December 7, 2013

Internet is growing at a vast rate in India and so the people indulging in Online ventures. Here’s the list of 5 most Influential web Entrepreneurs from India, who worked real hard to mark their presence on Internet.

  • Amit Agarwal: Founder of Digital Inspiration- Tech Blog

Amit Agarwal Graduated from IIT Roorke in Computer Science quit his job in 2004 to become India’s first professional Blogger.

Digital Inspiration is now among the Top 100 Technology Blogs on the Internet out of an estimated total of 130+ million blogs.The website publishes tips & tutorials on efficient usage of software tools, services and web based technologies.

Digital Inspiration has also been featured as a “success story” on the official Google AdSense blog.

  • Sanjeev Bikhchandani: Founder of Naukri.com- A Job Portal

Sanjeev Bikhchandani preferred Delhi University over IIT for his Graduation, well that was the start of his story. He Completed his Post Graduation from IIM Ahmadabad in 1989 and left a fairly comfortable job in 1990 to set up two companies Indmark and Info Edge.

In 1997, Bikhchandani set up Naukri.com, jobs portal on a server in the United States and now it is India’s Top most online Job portal.

He was selected as a finalist for Ernst and Young – Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2005.

  • Anupam Mittal: Founder of Shaadi.com- Matrimonial site

Anupam Mittal did his MBA in Operations and Strategic Management from Boston College. He founded shaadi.com in 1996 after he met a marriage broker in India who went door to door carrying bio-data in his suitcase. Mittal figured an online medium would increase a person’s chances of finding the right person.

He was included in BusinessWeek’s India’s 50 most powerful people.

  • Rashmi Sinha: CEO and Co-Founder of SlideShare- Presentations Sharing Platform on Web

Rashmi Sinha has a PhD in Cognitive Psychology from Brown University. She like to create things. Slideshare was Launched on October 4, 2006, the website is considered to be similar to YouTube, but for slideshows. SlideShare was voted amongst by the World’s Top 10 tools for education & e-learning in 2010.

She was named amongst the world’s Top 10 Women Influencers in Web 2.0 by FastCompany.

  • Sandeep Maheshwari: Founder of ImagesBazaar- Collection of Indian Images & Videos

Sandeep never Graduated from college, he dropped out from collge in his BCom third year and Launched ImagesBazaar in 2006. The Idea originated when an advertising agency wanted stock images. In the last four years, ImagesBazaar’s revenues have shot up by 4,000 per cent.

He has bagged the coveted YCE (Young Creative Entrepreneur) Award instituted by the British Council, a division of the British High Commission in India.

Sometimes all we need is an inspiration to do something and People above are Living Legends and Great source of Inspiration, Hope we Inspired you through this post.

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