Ankur Warikoo is an Entrepreneur, Public Speaker, Mentor, Angel Investor. He is the founder of Secondshaadi.com, Gaadi.com and Nearbuy.com. In this Blog, you will get all the information regarding Ankur Warikoo’s Age, Family, Earnings, Struggle, Profession, Youtube channel, Biography of “Ankur Warikoo”, and more.
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Ankur Warikoo’s Bio/Wiki
|Full Name||Ankur Warikoo|
|Email ID||Not Known|
|Profession||YouTuber | Entrepreneur | Mentor | Angel Investor | Public Speaker|
|Age||42 Year Old (As of 2022)|
|Date of Birth||25th August 1980|
|Birth Place||Not Known|
|Home Town||Not Known|
Personal Life of Ankur Warikoo
|School||Don Bosco School, New Delhi|
|College/University||Bachelor in Science (Physics), Hindu College|
ISB Hyderabad (MBA)
|Contact Number||Not Known|
|Wife/Affair||Ruchi Budhiraja Warikoo|
|Parents Name||Not Known|
|Hobbies||Reading Books, Writing, Public Speaking, Investing|
Social Media Handles
|Youtube||1.4M+ Subscribers||Click Here|
|1.1M+ Followers||Click Here|
|310K Followers||Click Here|
|15 Lakh Connections||Click Here|
Some of his best Youtube Videos you can check out
How to Invest in your 20s
Buy or Rent a House in 2021
Check out More – Click Here
He post new videos every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (TTS), SO STAY TUNED
About Ankur Warikoo (Ankur Warikoo Biography)
Ankur Warikoo is an entrepreneur, angel investor, mentor, and public speaker. He was born on 25th August 1985.
He completed his schooling at Don Bosco School, New Delhi. Then he joined Hindu College (BSc, Physics). After that pursued Ph.D. in Physics from Michigan State University (MS, Astrophysics), which he dropped out from after completing his MS. Post coming back from the US, he pursued his MBA from The Indian School of Business, graduating in 2006.
He got placed in A.T. Kearney which is Consulting Company. While at Kearney, Warikoo worked in the Real Estate and Media & Entertainment Sector – in Dubai, New York, and India.
In 2007 Accentium was founded by Ankur Warikoo’s friend “Vivek Pahwa”. He is the co-founder of the company and assists Accentium in a part-time capacity with a full-time Job in A.T. Kearney. He left his job and moved full-time to Accentium in May 2009.
Accentium Web owns and operates several websites in the Indian Consumer Space, namely SecondShaadi (a matrimonial service for remarriages), Gaadi.com (a car portal which got later sold to Naspers Group in 2011 and was acquired by CarDekho.com in 2015). Ankur Warikoo exited the venture in September 2010.
Warikoo started the Groupon India business in April 2011, which is when Groupon entered India through an acquisition. In addition to serving as the CEO of the India business, between 2013-2015 Warikoo also managed the Groupon APAC business of Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines. In August 2015, Groupon India went through a management buyout, where the India management team (led by Ankur) bought out the majority shareholding of Groupon, partnering with Sequoia Capital.
He founded nearbuy.com in 2015 and was the CEO until 2019. Prior to that, he started the Groupon India business in 2011 and was the APAC GM, until 2015.
He is passionate about public speaking and is often found speaking at corporates, colleges, schools, and conferences – largely on motivation, leadership, consumer internet, and entrepreneurial mindset
He is an active angel investor and invests in early-stage tech startups and mentors the founders on Product-Market-Fit, Talent hiring & retention, and the founder mindset.
About Brand “Warikoo”
Brand Warikoo started in 2016 when Ankur was the CEO of nearbuy.com
The brand was started primarily to own the story and to create a brand for potential talent. Due to his love for public speaking, Ankur volunteered for the task and with that, one fine Wednesday, recorded a video with the title “if you don’t ask, the answer is always no!”
He called it “Warikoo Wednesdays”.
Since then, the brand has grown many folds and is present across most top social networks. The brand continues to grow largely through video content, by helping people make choices from a point of awareness and not ignorance.
Ankur Warikoo Book (DO EPIC SHIT) Review
Ankur Warikoo recently launched his book named “Do Epic Shit”.
As you all know, Ankur is an entrepreneur and content creator whose deep, witty and brutally honest thoughts on success and failure, money and investing, self-awareness and personal relationships have made him one of India’s top personal brands.
He launched his first book and in this he puts together the key ideas that have take off his career – Since from the beginning to end, one that began with him wanting to be a space engineer where he loved Physics subject and ended with him creating content that has been seen and read by millions.
His thoughts range from the importance of creating habits for long-term success to the foundations of money management, from embracing and accepting failure to the real truth about learning empathy. This is a book to be read, and reread, a book whose lines you will underline and think about again and again, a book you will give your family and friends and strangers.
Some Lesser Known Facts of Anurag Mishra
- Does Ankur Warikoo Smoke? NO
- Does Ankur Warikoo drink liquor/alcohol? YES
- He is a Pure Vegetarian
- He read many books in a Year
- Currently he is learning Music