Indian batting prince Virat Kohli , and tennis star Sania Mirza, along with top-seeded badminton player Saina Nehwal, have made it to the top of the pack in, Forbes inaugural list of top “promising young leaders and game changers” under the age of 30 in Asia.
The Forbes ’30 under 30 Asia’ list includes 300 “young and driven entrepreneurs and game-changers” from countries including India, Indonesia, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, Pakistan, Vietnam and Australia. In this regard 56 Indians were selected into the coveted list.
Also noteworthy mentions in the list are..,
Shradha Kapoor, 26 yrs (Actor of Aashiqui 2, Haider and ABCD2)
Arunima Sinha, 27 yrs( First Indian Amputee to climb Mount Everest)
Chaintanya Tamhane, 28 yrs ( Writer and Director Of Film-‘Court’)
Nitin Saluja & Raghav Verma, 29 yrs ( Founders of Indian Tea Chain, ‘ Chaayos’)
Mehul Agarwal, 29 yrs ( Founder of E-Commerce Sites, Cars24 and FabFurnish)
Kanika Tekriwal, 27 yrs( Cofounder, Online Flight Conceirge Service, JetSetGo)
Ritesh Agarwal, 22 yrs ( Founder and CEO, OYO Rooms)
Ankit Bhati, 29 yrs ( Co-Founder and CTO, Ola Cabs)
Pooja Dhingra, 29 yrs ( Owner and Executive Chef, Le15 Patisserie)
Vicky Roy, 29 yrs ( Photographer, MIT Media Lab Scholarship Awardee)
Advait Gupt and Akshay Gupt, 29 & 25 yrs ( Co-Founders Supari Studios)
Satvik Mishra, 28 yrs ( CEO Online Media Service, ScoopWhoop)
Manju Bhatia, 29 yrs ( Co-Owner, Loan Recovery, Vasuli Recovery)
Anshulika Dubey, 29 yrs ( Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, WishBerry)
Chinmay Malaviya, 25 yrs ( Co-Founder and Vice President, FoodPanda)
And Many Others…
We at Wirally, extend our greetings to those who made it to the list. And hope the next years edition include a much higher number.
Read the full list here : Asia’s Thirty Under Thirty