Young and Successful Gen X Indian Entrepreneurs

India is known for giving to the world the greatest entrepreneurs ever. The people of India have always contributed a lot to the economy. Entrepreneurs like Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, Anil Dhirubhai Ambani, Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani, Ratan Tata and Kumar Mangalam Birla are holding aloft India’s name.

The young generation of India is also not lagging behind. They are giving their best to the country. Meet enterpreneurs who made it big recently.

Ujwal Makhija - Founder ,


Ujwal Makhija is one such budding web entrepreneur whose website has gained a wide acceptance. With the help of his systems Computer Telephony Integration and Interactive Voice Response the customers of many mid sized, small sized and even the larger enterprises get instant information.


Vijay Shekhar Sharma – Founder , One97 Communications

Vijay Shekhar Sharma rise in Telecom Industry inspires young Indians

Another such young entrepreneur is Vijay Shekhar Sharma who has founded One97 Communications Pvt. Ltd. His company falls in the category of telecommunication industries and is one of the well known companies in Asia. Vijay is the youngest alumnus of Delhi College of Engineering. His technical know how, ambitious plans and leadership qualities are something he always relies on.

Ninad Tipnis –Founder , JTCPL Interiors

Ninad Tipnis JTCPL

Ninad Tipnis, founded JTCPL Interiors in the year 2002. Since then he has never looked back. His company is known for building beautiful interiors for biggies like Deutsche Bank, Ericsson Pvt. Ltd, Standard Chartered Bank, Axis Bank, Vascon Engineers Pvt. Ltd and so on.


Vandana Khosla – Founder , ELVY

vandana Khosla - founder , Elvy

Vandana Khosla is a fashion enterpreneur and the the founder of ELVY in 2006. ELVY products are known worldwide as Vandana keeps herself updated with the latest trends in fashion and lifestyle and gives her best to ELVY. She gained her Interior designing post graduate degree from Sophia Polytechnic


Ashish Chanana – Founder ,C Media


Ashish Chanana is a young Indian entrepreneur but a big name in the entertainment sector. His company C Media came in to existence in the year 2003 and gained success quite soon. He has done it all from acting to producing and directing films to animating. His VFX work has been largely appreciated in India through the film Lage Raho Munnabhai. While he was still in schools he gained a gold medal for designing the first electric car of India. Ashish has a Automobile Engineering degree to his credit.


Sahil Parikh – Founder , Synage


Sahil Parikh, a web enterpreneur , is a resident of Mumbai made it big with his company Synage known for its premier service called the DeskAway. This service provides to many global companies a social collaboration mechanism. He has a bachelor’s degree from University of North Carolina in Computer Science and has been engaged in the world of internet since 2001.


Nalin Khanduri  - Founder ,

Nalin Khanduri

Nalin Khanduri is another such young entrepreneur who basically holds a chemical engineering degree but is known for initiating the Great Indian Outdoors. His company offers programs for outdoor adventure to families and schools.

The youngsters are making full use of technological development. Their mindsets have changed a lot. More and more youngsters are opting for starting up new businesses and are also gaining acceptance. They are doing wonders in carving a niche for India in the global scenario.

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