Peyush Bansal is a famous Indian entrepreneur, developer, investor, media face, TV show personality, and Internet star. Peyush Bansal is also famous as a co-founder and CEO of Lenskart.
He Provides amazing lenses and frames to clients worldwide. Peyush Bansal Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Girlfriend, Caste, Net Worth, Biography, Education & More.
Peyush Bansal Wiki/Biography
Peyush Bansal was born on 26 April 1985 (Age: 38 years; As of 2023) in New Delhi, India. His profession is entrepreneurship. He practices the Hindu faith and is of Indian nationality.
He co-established Lenskart and holds the position of CEO. He was born in New Delhi, India as his birthplace. His zodiac sign is Taurus. His caste is Bania.
Peyush Bansal Education & Qualification
He completed his schooling at the Don Bosco School, in Delhi. After that, he completed his graduation degree from McGill University, Montreal, Canada in 2006.
He earned an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM)—Bangalore in 2009.
Peyush Bansal Height & Weight
- Height: 5′ 7″ inches (approx.)
- Weight: 63 kg
- Shoe size: 7 UK
- Hair length: Short
- Eye color: Black
- Hair color: Black
Peyush Bansal’s Favourite Things
- Food: Bhindi, Thai, and Middle Eastern cuisines
- Sport: Cricket
- Colour: Blue
- Vacation Spots/Places: Switzerland, New Zealand, Greece, etc.
Peyush Bansal Family & Parents
He was raised in a middle-income family in Delhi. His father’s name is Bal Kishan Bansal (Chartered Accountant) and his mother’s name is Kiran Bansal.
He has two siblings. He has an elder brother and a sister named Neha Bansal.
Peyush Bansal’s Wife & Children
His wife’s name is Nimisha Bansal. He has a loving son. His son’s name is Ivaan. He is a married person and has a committed relationship.
Peyush Bansal Career
Peyush is an Indian entrepreneur. He started a company named the eyewear chain Lenskart. In 2007, After his graduation, he joined Microsoft, Redmond, Washington as a Program Manager.
After that, he left a foreign country and came back to India. He worked in Microsoft approx 1 year.
He launched many startups one of them being Flyer which was initially in 2009 and he also launched another venture named Valayoo Technologies but he wanted to achieve something bigger.
In 2010, Peyush launched Lenskart with Amit Chaudhary and Sumeet Kapahi. Before that, he started 5 companies.
He launched Lenskart only for selling contact lenses online portal but within one year in a short period, he expanded its operations and sold eyeglasses and sunglasses.
Lenskart is a privately held startup company valued at over $1 billion. He expanded his business with 600 retail stores and 4000 employees (450 cities) in the country as of 2022.
He appeared as one of the sharks in the Indian business reality TV show” Shark Tank India”. Lenskart has chosen Katrina Kaif to be its brand ambassador. He launched another venture named Valayoo Technologies.
Peyush Bansal Net Worth & Salary
Peyush Bansal’s net worth is estimated at approx INR 600 crores (As of October 2023). He is a famous entrepreneur in India. He is also co-founder and CEO of Lenskart.
All of his net worth is earned from his entrepreneurship, investment, and other sources. He is living a joyful life with his wife, children, and family in New Delhi, India. He has a luxury car collection such as BMW, Mercedes, Audi, etc.
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Peyush Bansal Amazing Facts
- He likes to travel and watch films.
- He considers the American business magnate Bill Gates his role model.
- He is spotted consuming alcohol on various occasions.
- He joined “The Kapil Sharma Show”.
- He also experienced Scuba diving in 2017.
- He likes to go to beautiful places for traveling.
- He follows the guidelines of Mahatma Gandhi.
- In 2019, he was listed in Fortune India’s 40 under 40 entrepreneurs.
- In 2006, McGill University bestowed upon him the British Association Medal.
- His company Valyoo Technologies achieved the Red Herring Top 100 Asia Award in 2012.
- He won the Marketing Sherpa Email Award for the year 2014.
- In 2015, he won India’s Yuva Awards.