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On the Day of International’s Men Day lets take a look at the entrepreneurs who are ruling the tech world.
Patrick and John Collison
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Patrick and John Collison (Irish brothers) are the founders of Digital Payments company Stripe in 2010 , Stripe has grown enormously and is active in the U.S , Australia, Parts of Europe, Hongkong , Malaysia and has its beta version in Brazil , India , Greece & Mexico. The Company was valued at at over $9 billion in 2016 and is $ 35 Billion in Sep 2019. The Combined Wealth of the Collison brothers would lead to $ 4.2 Billion.
Byju’s , The Most valued Ed – tech Startup was founded by Byju Raveendran in 2011. Byju ‘s provides education for classes 1 to 12 runs on a premium model.The Company also prepares content for examinations in India such as IIT-JEE, NEET, CAT, IAS as well as for international examinations such as GRE and GMAT. The Company is valued at 5.4 Billion. Byju has joined the rich list this year with $1.9 Billion in wealth according to Forbes.
Ritesh Agarwal is the Founder of OYO. OYO is the world’s third-largest and fastest-growing hospitality chain of leased and franchised hotels, homes and living spaces. This start up has presence in India , China , Malaysia , Singapore ,Brazil , U.S and more , the company has been backed by Softbank , Sequioa Capital , Airbnb and China Lodging group. Ritesh ‘s net worth is expected to be 2600 crore . In June 2019 it was reported that he has purchased $2 billion in shares.
Airbnb the American Start -up now a Global brand – the Market place for Lodging & Home stays was founded in 2007 by Brian Chesky , Joe Gabbia and Nathan Blechacrzyk. The Company has $ 2.6 Billion in revenue in 2017 with all the founders having a fortune of more than 400 Crore USD.
Snapchat the multimedia messaging app used globally, created by Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy, and Reggie Brown , The principal features of Snapchat is that pictures and messages are usually only available for a short time before they become inaccessible to their recipients. The app has evolved from originally focusing on person-to-person photo sharing to presently featuring users stories. Both Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy own a fortune of more than $3 Billion.
Mark Zuckerberg ( Facebook ), Divyank & Bhavin Turakhia ( Directi), Bhavish Agarwal (Ola) and etc are the men who are ruling the roost in this Tech evolved world.