These Are The Salaries Of Top Startup CEOs In The Country.

Startup founders has many ways to make money. They make money through an IPO or an acquisition or by  running their startups. Now a days some of the Indian Startups are going through bad phase but founders of top startups are still doing alright.  Indian startup CEOs are still managing to draw some enviable salaries. In this article we are going to mention salaries of some of India’s top entrepreneurs, without taking into consideration their stock options.

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Paytm CEO

At the moment, Paytm’s CEO is the India’s top entrepreneur. Paytm taking smart steps in the field of e-commerce. After the government’s demonetization move it has been riding high. CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma takes home Rs. 3.1 crore a year. If his Paytm stake is taken into account, Shekhar’s worth over Rs. 6,500 crore.

Pranay Chulet, Quikr CEO

In the recent past, Quikr has acquired several startup like CommonFloor, Grabhouse and Zimmber. It is expanding their portfolio of services. Now Quikr is listed in many fields like automobile, jobs and even matrimonial, apart from its classifieds business. Pranay Chulet, Quikr CEO draws a salary of Rs. 2.28 crore a year. 

Kavin Bharti Mittal, Hike CEO

In India the user’s of Hike has over 100 million. Hike giving tough competition to Whatsapp messenger. Founder and CEO Kavin Bharti Mittal draws an annual salary of Rs. 1.46 crore. If we take his stock options, then he’d earned Rs. 18 crore last year.

Ambreesh Murthy, PepperFry CEO

In India, PepperFry is the biggest furniture e-commerce company. Last year, Pepperfry made losses of Rs. 154 crore. But now they looking to expand offline with physical stores. PepperFry CEO Ambreesh Murthy made a salary of Rs. 1.17 crore.
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