If you are a shopping lover and love discounted options in clothing, you must know about Meesho. It was founded by Vidit Aatrey. This is a platform providing clothing and other products at affordable prices. Here is Vidit Aatrey net worth, biography, and success story as Co-Founder of Meesho. He told in an interview that the company started with the idea of providing an opportunity for the users to earn commission and sell retail products from Meesho.
Who Is Vidit Aatrey? Biography Co-Founder & CEO Meesho
Vidit Aatrey is living in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India. He has done his engineering degree from IIT in Delhi. Vidit is passionate about exploring new things. He started his small business with the idea of promoting the women in workplace. This reached and became a multi-millionaire empire. He has received several awards for his company. He has done several other roles before getting into his startup.
Vidit Aatrey Net Worth, Wealth
Vidit Aatrey is among the richest entrepreneurs in India. He is known for his great mindset and passionate entrepreneurship which is the key reason behind the growth of Meesho over the last few years. Vidit Aatrey net worth is $15 million (approx). Also, he is earning really well and as you know his company ‘Meesho’ is getting bigger as an e-commerce platform with affordable products.
Vidit Aatrey Education, Career
Vidit completed his schooling at a local school in his hometown. After that, he joined IIT Delhi to complete his graduation. He also used to explore new ideas and got his first job at ITC Limited in Operations. He worked for 2 years in the company. After that, Vidit Aatrey shifted to InMobi located in Bengaluru, Karnataka, and worked there for 1 year. Later, he joined The Nudge Institute and worked part-time in the company for 2 years. He was a founding angel in the company. After that, he started his own business, Meesho in 2015. The company has been running successfully for the last 8 years.
Awards And Achievements
Vidit has been honored with several awards like the Director Merit Award in his IIT. He was Top 7% of his batch. He was listed in the Forbes 30 Under 30 India list. After that, he was also listed in the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list. Entrepreneur 35 Under 35 was another honor, he received. The Finance Minister of India who is Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, awarded him with Young Turk Startup Of The Year by CNBC. After that, He was listed in Fortune 40 under 40 which was his recognition for Meesho. He was recently listed in Economic Times 40 Under 40 for Meesho.
Vidit Aatrey is a famous entrepreneur after his successful startup, Messho. The company gained a good amount of recognition and trust among the people. It has received funding and has reached the top of its category. Vidit faced several challenges especially in the first 2 years to make it reach the people. He also used word of mouth technique for promotions. His app gave people the opportunity to sell the clothes in their own name with individual brands. People earned their commission using the app.