Shark Tank India: Ever since the launch of Shark Tank India on the small screen, people are going crazy for the show. The judges of Shark Tank India have now become a celebrity and remain in the headlines every day. There is also a judge of this show Ashneer Grover, who people consider to be the life of this show. Grover has also been embroiled in controversies with his company BharatPe. Today everyone is curious to know about Grover.
Grover founded BharatPe in the year 2018. Today the business of this company is spread in 13 different countries. There are many people who do not know about Grover’s life. Ashneer Grover lives a luxury lifestyle. He has a great collection of cars. There is a grand bungalow in Delhi.
Grover’s Instagram account is full of pictures from his vacation. We are telling you some important things about Ashneer Grover…
Ashneer Grover’s Education
Ashneer Grover was born in an affluent family. He holds a B.Tech degree in Civil Engineering from IIT Delhi. After this Grover did MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. He completed his education in the year 2006. After that he started leading a working life.
Grover received a scholarship of 6000 euros from the French Embassy
Ashneer Grover was selected for the exchange program when he was doing his B.Tech from IIT Delhi. Grover was selected from among 450 students. Under this program, Grover studied at the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon -France. Interestingly, he also got a scholarship of 6000 Euros from the French Embassy.
Know Ashneer Grover’s career before BharatPe
After completing his studies in the year 2006, Ashneer Grover worked as Vice President in Kotak Mahindra Bank. Here he worked from May 2006 to May 2013. After this Grover worked as a director in American Express. Here he worked from May 2013 to March 2015. Then worked as a CFO with Grofers. Then moved to PC Jewelers from November 2017 to October 2018. After this BharatPe was started.
How Ashneer Grover became a judge in Shark Tank India
Ashneer Grover revealed that he had not watched the original reality show of ‘Shark Tank’ before agreeing to be a part of the Indian version. The fintech founder said, “Since I had not seen ‘Shark Tank’, I didn’t have much craze to be a part of ‘Shark Tank India’. I was told that investing was a part of it and I agreed to do the show. But, this decision was confirmed after a meeting with ‘Shark Tank India’ show runner Bimal Unnikrishnan and the rest of the judges. Ashneer Grover said, “I had a very good conversation with show runner Bimal and there was a sense of ease amongst themselves. I wanted to know about the other judges as well because it was important for me to sit with the right people.
Know how much Ashneer Grover charges for every episode
Ashneer Grover is the founder and MD of Bharatpe company. His net worth has been estimated to be Rs 21,300 crore. Grover is included in the list of most expensive judges of Shark Tank India. According to media reports, they charge Rs 10 lakh for an episode.