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Rahul Sharma is a brilliant entrepreneur of India. We will check out his life in brief in our Rahul sharma biography.

Rahul Sharma Biography – Overview

Full name: Rahul Sharma

Age: 39

Date of birth: 5/01/1979

Occupation: Business, CEO of Micromax

Father’s name: Not known yet

Mother’s name: Not known yet

Wife: Asin Thottumkal

Children: One daughter

Rahul Sharma – Early Life

He was born and brought up in Delhi, NCR, India. He has done his B.Com from Nagpur University, University of Saskatchewan.

Rahul also pursued Mech Engg from the same college. In addition to that, he attended the honor/president management (OPM) program at Harvard Business School.

Rahul Sharma – Career (Business)

Rahul Sharma co-founded Micromax Infotech Limited with his partners in 2000. He is currently the CEO (Chief Executive Officer) and Executive director of product strategy and channel sales since the 1st April of the year 2007.

His partners are Vikash Jain, Sumeet Arora, Rajesh Aggarwal. It was initially an IT software company. That disturbed Nokia phones. However, it was Rahul Sharma’s idea to make a cheap phone with long-lasting battery life that grabs everyone’s attention. This winning idea brought Micromax to life in the field of the mobile phone in India.

In 2014 Hugh Jackman was made their company’s brand ambassador.
As of now, the company has started manufacturing LED TVs and tablets at their factory which is located in Rudrapur, Uttarakhand.

Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna were first of those to have endorsed Micromax phones. Watch the add below.

Rahul Sharma – Achievements

In 2016 Rahul Sharma was named as IT person of the year by Data Quest. He has also worn entrepreneur of the year award given away at the award function of hello hall of fame event. It was held in Mumbai, 2016.

Rahul Sharma was also awarded Hindustan times game changer award. t was given to him in recognition of his extraordinary contribution towards the society. He was recognized for seeking fantastic examples in this field.

Rahul Sharma was also awarded the Forbes person of the year in 2010 and GQ Man of the year.

Micromax revenue hit jaw-dropping $1.2 billion in 2014.

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Rahul Sharma – Family

rahul sharma family

Rahul Sharma is married to Asin. They also have a daughter. In his personal life, Rahul is not very fund of formal dressing. He even encourages his employee’s members to wear more casual wear. Rahul is also very fund of Japanese foods.

He also has an experience in marketing architect.

Asin Thottumkal

Asin Thottumkal rahul sharma wife

Asin Thottumkal (born 26 October 1985), known mononymously as Asin, is a former Indian actress and Bharathanatyam dancer. She has received three Filmfare Awards. Asin began her acting career in the South Indian film industry, but later shifted her focus to Bollywood. She speaks eight languages and dubs her own films. She is the only Malayali actress, other than Padmini, to have dubbed in her own voice for all her films, irrespective of language. Asin has been referred to as the “Queen of Kollywood” by online portals in 2007.  She is a member of the Bollywood 100 Crore Club.

Asin Career

She made her acting debut with Sathyan Anthikkad’s Malayalam film Narendran Makan Jayakanthan Vaka (2001), Asin had her first commercial success with the Telugu film Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi in 2003, and won a Filmfare Best Telugu Actress Award for the film. M. Kumaran S/O Mahalakshmi (2004) was her debut in Tamil and a huge success.

Asin also received her Filmfare Best Tamil Actress Award for her most noted critically acclaimed performance in her third Tamil film, Ghajini (2005). She then played the lead female roles in many successful films, the most notable being the action Sivakasi (2005), the dramatic thriller Varalaru(2006), the action thriller Pokkiri (2007), the romantic drama Vel (2008) and Dasavathaaram (2008), hence established herself as the leading actress of Tamil cinema and was also honoured by the Tamil Nadu government with the Kalaimamani award for her excellence in the field of art and literature.  In 2013, Asin was conferred with the Pride of South Indian Cinema award at SIIMA for her contribution to Tamil cinema.

Asin made her debut in the Bollywood film Ghajini (2008), opposite Aamir Khan, which was the first Bollywood film to have collected more than ₹1 billion in the domestic box office, subsequently collecting ₹1.9 billion (US$26 million) worldwide. Asin won the Filmfare Best Female Debut Award and many accolades for Ghajini. 2011 marked the most successful phase of Asin’s Bollywood career, as she starred in Anees Bazmee’s romantic comedy Ready, in which she co-starred alongside Salman Khan. The film was a major hit at the box office, collecting ₹1.84 billion (US$26 million) worldwide.   

Asin first starred in Sajid Khan’s multi- starrer Housefull 2, which collected more than ₹1 billion in 2014. She then featured in Bol Bachchan and Khiladi 786, which were also commercially successful with both grossing over ₹1 billion.

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