Know about the Founder of inShorts
In today’s eZizz, Founder’s Spotlight – Meet Azhar Iqubal, co-founder of InShorts. Explore the amazing story of Azhar Iqubal, the person behind InShorts, a popular news app.
Azhar Iqubal, the business-savvy person, was born in Kishanganj, Bihar, in 1993. His path from a small town to a big deal in the world of online news is truly inspiring.
|Born||7 October 1992, Kishanganj, Bihar, India|
|Education||Dropped out IIT DELHI in 2012|
|Startups||InShorts (2013), Public (2018)|
|Co-founders||Anunay Pandey, Deepit Purkayastha|
|Net Worth||₹ 500 Crore|
|Achievements||30 Under 30 LIst of India by Forbes – 2016|
30 Under 30 List of Asia by Forbes – 2017
40 Under 40 List by Fortune India – 2016
Business World 40 under 40
Leaders of Asia Award
The Most Enterprising Brands
Business World Young Entrepreneur Award
Entrepreneur of the Year Award – 2022
Aegis Graham Bell Award for Innovative Mobile app – 2022
|Company Valuation||$550 Million Dollars|
|Philanthropy and Contributions||Joined the Shark Tank India Season 3|
|Social Media Handles||Instagram : @azhar.iqubal |
Linkedin : Azhar Iqubal
Azhar Iqubal Public App
Azhar Iqubal’s Public App is a big hit with more than 100 million active users. It’s like a social network that focuses on where you are. It’s available in many languages in India, and it helps people find cool and informative stuff in videos from their local area.
Azhar Iqubal Net Worth 2023
In 2023, it’s estimated that Azhar Iqubal’s net worth is around Rs 500 Crore or even more. He earned most of his wealth from his businesses, particularly InShorts and Public App.