Inspiring journey of Paytm Founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Vijay Shekhar Sharma founder Paytm

An inspiring journey of Paytm Founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma 


Son of a school teacher from a small city in India

To become a revolutionize digital payment app founder

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Vijay began his college life as early as 15 years of age

Graduated when he was just 19 years as an engineer

During his college time, he was struggling to learn English

Take advice’s from a friend’s, to start reading newspapers

Find out the meaning of a word in the dictionary

started website and later sold it for $1 million two years later

This is how Vijay life is pushing him

there was a time came he used to save 10 rs of money to have the next day dinner

when he was building a payment app lot’s of a board member is against them

Somehow he manages to take money from “Strategic investor” not a financial investor

Strategic investor is usually less aggressive on valuation

Life turned out in 2016 when demonetization took place

A huge population shift towards digital payments

Today most of the Indian population know his Brand

Paytm app download by 100M plus people

– Currently, Paytm is one of India’s most valued startup at $16 billion.

Two learning lesson from Him

1.) Young entrepreneurs should be sincere All in, No Out

2.) Things happened When you are Sincere, Committed

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Ashutosh Mishra

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