Flipkart Founders Debut On Forbes Billionaire List. Founders of Indian E-Commerce Giant Flipkart, Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal debuted on Forbes Billionaire List. Sachin and Binny Bansal are the first Indian E-Commerce Entrepreneurs to turn into billionaires and thus debuting on Forbes Billionaire List. India’s largest E-Commerce firm Flipkart is valued at US $ 15.5 Billion (~ Rs. 1.02 Lakh Crore). At US $ 15.5 Billion valuation, the net worth of Flipkart‘s Founders rose up and stood at US $ 1.3 Billion (~ Rs. 8582 Crores) each.
Investors of Flipkart include Russian billionaire Yuri Milner’s DST Global, South Africa’s Naspers and the Qatar Investment Authority. The India E-Commerce Giant, Flipkart lists 30 Million products and currently employs 33,000 people. To strengthen its foundation, Flipkart also hired former Google Executive Peeyush Ranjan as its Engineering Chief.
Forbes Billionaire List:
- Mukesh Ambani, Reliance Industries Limited – US $ 18.9 Billion.
- Dilip Shanghvi, Sun Pharmaceuticals – US $ 18 Billion.
- Azim Premji, Wipro – US $ 15.9 Billion.
86. Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal, Flipkart – US $ 1.3 Billion each.