Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Last Updated on November 1, 2019 by

Are you Looking for Vijay Shekhar Sharma Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, salary, Weight etc..Find the latest complete information on Vijay Shekhar Sharma was born on 8 July 1978 in Harduaganj, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh. He is an enterpreneur.

Full NameVijay Shekhar Singh Sharma
ProfessionEntrepreneur (Founder of Paytm)
Famous ForBeing the founder of Paytm
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 85 kg
in pounds- 187 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth8 July 1978
Age (as in 2018)41 Years
BirthplaceHarduaganj, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac sign/Sun signCapricorn
HometownHarduaganj, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
SchoolNot Known (passed higher secondary at the age of 14)
College/UniversityDelhi College of Engineering (now, Delhi Technological University)
Educational QualificationB.Tech in Electronics & Communication
HobbiesListening to Music, Reading, Bungee Jumping, River Rafting
Controversies• Although Vijay Shekhar Sharma led Paytm generated huge revenues post the government’s decision of demonetisation, the company also faced the wrath of politicians and common people for its ‘opportunistic’ marketing strategies. In one of its advertisements, Paytm had allegedly used PM Narendra Modi’s photo to promote its wallet services, without prior permission from the authorities concerned.

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Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Wife/SpouseMridula Sharma
ChildrenSon– Vivaan Sharma
Daughter– None

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Favourite Things
Favourite EntrepreneursMasayoshi Son, Jack Ma
Favourite PoliticianNarendra Modi
Favourite Singers/BandsColdplay, U2, Jim Morrison
Favourite RestaurantsBig Chill, The Great Kabab Factory, Dakshin
Favourite Watch BrandRolex
Favourite CricketerSachin Tendulkar
Style Quotient
Assets/PropertiesOwns a 6,000-sq-ft piece of land worth ₹82 crore in central Delhi’s Golf Links
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)$2.1 billion (as in 2018)

Some Lesser Known Facts About Vijay Shekhar Sharma

  • Does Vijay Shekhar Sharma smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Vijay Shekhar Sharma drink alcohol?: Yes
  • A child prodigy of sorts, Sharma was only 14-years old when he passed his higher secondary education.
Vijay Shekhar Sharma
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