Meet Ayaan Chawla, the youngest CEO of India, He started his first company at the age of 13
July 11, 2017
Nowadays, with many people have been linked to the startup fever. Students dropping out of school to start their own firm, likewise, Ayaan chawla’s story is an inspiration to all of us who started his career at a young age of 13 and is the Youngest CEO in India. Born in Delhi, Ayaan’s mother is a fashion designer. When he was 7, just like every other child he got himself a Computer and started exploring it.
From video games to exploring video editing tools, Ayaan realized a rapil evolution of his interest in terms of technology. As we grow, we learn how important is education to us, Ayaan left the school when he was in 9th grade. It was life changing moment for him. In a chat with Spancenab, Ayaan said, ” My parents bought me a computer when I was eight years old. Being a child who had a thirst to pick up skills, I soon began to create movies with editing tools such as Adobe Software.
One fine day, I thought it would be great if I learned to create websites, software’s , and apps. When I was 13 years of age, the idea of starting a social utility for people to connect with each other took form in my mind. What followed was a year of homework. In 2011, I launched it. ” Ayaan never asked for any consultation and assistance of any kind, he used to lock himself with his computer and read some technical books to make his ideas a success. In 2011, he launched his company named ‘ Asian fox Developments ‘, it provides IT, web and marketing products and services. 2 years Later, he launched 3 new Group for buddies, Global web mount and Mind-In advertising. Ayaan’s mother invested an initial amount of Rs. 10K into his business.
However, there were several time when his clients didn’t take his services seriously because of his age. But later on after discovering his abilities, they started the business with his company. Ayaan said, ” Today, I get invited as a speaker at conferences, seminars, and webinars of many companies across India and the world. I also speak at universities. I spoke at Dronacharya College of Engineering, where I shared the dais with well-known entrepreneurs.
This was at Career Fest 2013. I was also invited to speak at the Enterprise Connect 2014-2015 event in Orlando, Florida. I am excited to reveal that, recently, Asian Fox Developments signed a deal with film director Ikram Akhtar and producer Rajesh R. Tripathi for their film ‘India Mein Lahore’ as an IT and online media partner. ” At present, his company has clients and offices in UK, US, Hong Kong and Turkey. He won the award of Youngest entrepreneur Award twice and has also received appreciation Letter from Prime Minister’s Office.