Founder Stories

Read stories about Startup Moguls who revolutionised the industry simply by taking the leap!

Logan Green

Logan Green

Lyft
Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

Meta Platforms
Jonah Peretti

Jonah Peretti

Buzzfeed
Deepinder Goyal

Deepinder Goyal

Zomato
Reed Hastings

Reed Hastings

Netflix
Sid Sijbrandij

Sid Sijbrandij

GitLab
Srinivasu M. N.

Srinivasu M. N.

BillDesk
Chris Barton

Chris Barton

Guard Inc.
Alex Shevchenko

Alex Shevchenko

Grammarly
Stepan Pachikov

Stepan Pachikov

EverNote
Evan Spiegel

Evan Spiegel

Snap Inc.
Chris Wanstrath

Chris Wanstrath

GitHub
Sujeet Kumar

Sujeet Kumar

Udaan
Mark Pincus

Mark Pincus

Zynga
Chad Richison

Chad Richison

Paycom
Sriharsha Majety

Sriharsha Majety

Swiggy
Eric S. Yuan

Eric S. Yuan

Zoom Video Communications, Inc.
Melanie Perkins

Melanie Perkins

Canva
Clark Valberg

Clark Valberg

InVisionApp Inc.
Pranay Chulet

Pranay Chulet

Quikr
Yoshikazu Tanaka

Yoshikazu Tanaka

Gree Inc
Sarah Leary

Sarah Leary

Nextdoor
Ben Silbermann

Ben Silbermann

Pinterest

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Brian Chesky

Brian Chesky

AirBnB
CEO, Cofounder Started on the side Doesn't code
Deepinder Goyal

Deepinder Goyal

Zomato
CEO, Cofounder Started on the side Doesn't code
Chris Wanstrath

Chris Wanstrath

GitHub
CEO, Cofounder Quit job to start Does code
Narayana Murthy

Narayana Murthy

Infosys
Founder and Chairman Emeritus Started on the side Doesn't code
Srinivasu M. N.

Srinivasu M. N.

BillDesk
Co-founder, Director Quit job to start Doesn't code
Jimmy Wales

Jimmy Wales

Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation and Fandom Inc.
Co-Founder Quit job to start Doesn't code