One of the most popular reality shows in India is back with a second season! Shark Tank India became everything anyone could talk about when it released its first season last year, with people warming up to its quick and drama-free format instantly.
The Sharks, or the six investors, who acted as the judges on the show became household names overnight and people clamoured to know more about the super successful entrepreneurs.
While BharatPe founder Ashneer Grover and Mamaearth founder Ghazal Alag aren’t returning for the second season, the show has a brand new Shark onboard, the co-founder and CEO of CarDekho Amit Jain.
Before we get busy watching the new episodes, and the hilarious memes that follow, here is a quick refresher on all the Sharks on Shark Tank India and their staggering net worths…
Amit Jain, Co-Founder of CarDekho
The newest Shark on the panel, Amit Jain is the co-founder and CEO of CarDekho Group and is the richest investor on the show. The IIT Delhi alumnus’ net-worth racks up to a whopping INR 2,980 crores!
Aman Gupta, Founder of boAt
This Delhi-based entrepreneur revolutionalised the wearable tech market in India. Aman Gupta, the founder of boAt, is one of the most sought Sharks on the show, mostly because of his solid marketing acumen. With boAt’s incredible success, it’s no surprise that Aman Gupta’s net worth is INR 700 crores.
Peyush Bansal, Founder of Lenskart
The man who made it cool to wear glasses again, Peyush Bansal is one of the country’s coolest entrepreneurs. The Shark is known to have a keen eye for tech-based start-ups and founders. Peyush Bansal’s net worth is, reportedly, INR 600 crores.
Vineeta Singh, Founder of SUGAR Cosmetics
Vineeta Singh has made high-quality make-up accessible to the masses with her premium beauty brand SUGAR Cosmetics. The IIM Ahmedabad graduate has charted an inspiring journey to the top and Vineeta Singh’s net worth is around INR 300 crores.
Anupam Mittal, Founder of People Group
This angel investor is the brains behind ventures like Shaadi.com, one of India’s most successful matrimonial websites. Mittal’s sharp business sense lets him take chances on new entrepreneurs on the show. Anupam Mittal’s net worth is about INR 185 crores.
Namita Thapar, Executive Director at Emcure Pharmaceuticals
The Phar-Ma on the show brings in the laughs with her obsession with all things Bollywood. Thapar is the Executive Director of one of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the country, Emcure, and is worth about INR 600 crores.