Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Vijay Shekhar Sharma

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 Name Vijay Shekhar Singh Sharma
Profession Entrepreneur (Founder of Paytm)
Famous For Being 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 Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 8 July 1978
Age (as in 2018) 41 Years
Birthplace Harduaganj, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Capricorn
Nationality Indian
Hometown Harduaganj, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
School Not Known (passed higher secondary at the age of 14)
College/University Delhi College of Engineering (now, Delhi Technological University)
Educational Qualification B.Tech in Electronics & Communication
Religion Hinduism
Hobbies Listening 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.


Relationships & More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife/Spouse Mridula Sharma
Children Son– Vivaan Sharma
Daughter– None


Favourite Things
Favourite Entrepreneurs Masayoshi Son, Jack Ma
Favourite Politician Narendra Modi
Favourite Singers/Bands Coldplay, U2, Jim Morrison
Favourite Restaurants Big Chill, The Great Kabab Factory, Dakshin
Favourite Watch Brand Rolex
Favourite Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
Style Quotient
Assets/Properties Owns 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.
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