Founder Stories

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

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

Meta Platforms
Jonah Peretti

Jonah Peretti

Buzzfeed
Deepinder Goyal

Deepinder Goyal

Zomato
Reed Hastings

Reed Hastings

Netflix
Srinivasu M. N.

Srinivasu M. N.

BillDesk
Chris Barton

Chris Barton

Guard Inc.
Alex Shevchenko

Alex Shevchenko

Grammarly
Stepan Pachikov

Stepan Pachikov

EverNote
Chris Wanstrath

Chris Wanstrath

GitHub
Sujeet Kumar

Sujeet Kumar

Udaan
Mark Pincus

Mark Pincus

Zynga
Sriharsha Majety

Sriharsha Majety

Swiggy
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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Evan Spiegel

Evan Spiegel

Snap Inc.
Co-Founder, CEO Started on the side Doesn't code
Jimmy Wales

Jimmy Wales

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

Ben Silbermann

Pinterest
Co-Founder and CEO Quit job to start Doesn't code
Chad Hurley

Chad Hurley

YouTube
Co-Founder, Former CEO Quit job to start Doesn't code
Logan Green

Logan Green

Lyft
CEO, Cofounder Quit job to start Doesn't code
Kevin Systrom

Kevin Systrom

Instagram
Co-Founder Started on the side Does code