Nikhil Kamath is a famous Indian Entrepreneur, Trader, and Investor. Nikhil Kamath is a co-founder of several firms such as Kamath and Associates, Zerodha, True Beacon, and Gruhas. He is famous in share market and real estate. He is a social worker.
Check all the details below about Nikhil Kamath’s Wikipedia, Age, Height, Wife, Education, Girlfriend, Caste, Family, Net Worth, Biography, Education & More.
Nikhil Kamath Wikipedia/Biography
Nikhil Kamath was born on 5th September 1986 (Age: 37 years old; As of 2023) in Shimoga, Karnataka, India. His profession is entrepreneur, Investor, and trader.
He follows Hinduism (religion) and his nationality is Indian. Nikhil is a co-founder of Zerodha, Kamath & Associates, True Beacon, and Gruhas.
His caste is Gaud Saraswat Brahmin and his zodiac sign is Virgo. His date of birth is 05-09-1986.
Nikhil Kamath Education Qualification
He completed his schooling at the Oxford Senior Secondary School in JP Nagar, Bangalore. After the 10th class, he left his study.
His teachers were disappointed with his academic performance and wanted to punish him by not allowing him to appear in the 10th exam. He then decided to drop out of school, he said in an interview.
Nikhil Kamath Height & Weight
- Height: 5′ 9″ inches (approx.)
- Eye color: Dark Brown
- Hair color: Black
- Tattoo: 1st tattoo on the left wrist reads ‘Shalom’ in English and he craved 2nd tattoo on the right arm that reads ‘BE HERE NOW’
Nikhil Kamath Family & Parents
Nikhil was born into a middle-class family in Shimoga, Karnataka, India. His father’s name is Raghuram Kamath. His father retired from Canara Bank.
His mother’s name is Revathi Kamath, is an environmentalist and Veena player. His elder brother’s name is Nithin Kamath.
Nithin Kamath is a business partner of Nikhil Kamath. Nithin is the co-founder of several companies with Nikhil Kamath.
Nikhil Kamath’s Wife & Children
His wife’s name is Amanda Puravankara. He got married on 18th April 2019. Amanda works as a director at Provident Housing Ltd in Bangalore, in Florence, Italy.
The pair split up following just one year of being married. He started a friendship with Manushi Chillar. Manushi won the Miss India title in 2017.
In 2023, they split their friendship. Nowadays, there are rumors circulating that he has started dating actor Rhea Chakraborty.
Nikhil Kamath Career
Nikhil began his career with a job at a call center. He also joined the equity trading business side by side. He started a broker firm with his brother Nithin Kamath named ‘Kamath & Associates’ in 2006. He was a good success in a very short period of his business.
He is a co-founder of ‘Zerodha’ with his brother in 2010.
This firm served brokerage services for dealing in stocks, currencies, and commodities. He offered a ‘discount brokerage model’ to customers as a result his business got more successful.
He also launched True Beacon in 2020 as a co-founder. This company worked as an assets management company. True Beacon helps ultra-high-net-worth people invest in the Indian market.
Kamath is a co-founder of Gruhas, a real estate investments and prop tech company.
Nikhil Kamath’s Net Worth & Salary
Nikhil Kamath’s net worth is estimated approx $1.1 billion dollars or Rs. 284 billion (in Indian rupees). Nikhil and his brother Nithin Kamath officially joined the Forbes World’s Billionaires List for 2023 in April 2023. He has a luxury car collection such as the Audi A6, and Porsche Boxter S Convertible. He collected many costly Bikes and watch collections.
Nikhil Kamath’s Social Media Handles
- Instagram: nikhilkamathcio
- Facebook: nikhilkamathcio
- LinkedIn: nikhilkamathcio
- Twitter: nikhilkamathcio
- Website: nithinkamath.me
- YouTube: @nikhil.kamath
Nikhil Kamath Amazing Facts
- His nickname is Nik.
- He is Non-Vegetarian.
- His hobbies are Painting and Playing Guitar.
- He drinks alcohol.
- He was a chess champion during his schooling education (State and National level game).
- He has a collection of more than 500 books.
- He has a pet dog named Hope.
- The Russian grandmaster Garry Kasparov is his idol.