Ritesh Agarwal, a teenage boy, is the founder of OYO ROOMS whose valuation is more than $5 billion. OYO Rooms, which is a well-known organization that provides rooms in the budget for travelers, family members and young couples who are looking for rooms. At such a young age, Ritesh Agarwal has been awarded with numerous recognitions.
Let us look at some of the unknown interesting facts about Ritesh Agarwal.
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Ritesh Agarwal was born on 16th November 1993 in a small town Bisam in Cuttack Orissa.
2 Oyo Rooms Valuation
Ritesh Agarwal's company OYO ROOMS, valuation is more than $5 billion.
Ritesh started coding at the age of eight. By the time he reached tenth grade he was soo obsessed he made his mind and took coding for eleventh.
4 Thiel Fellowship
Ritesh Agarwal was selected for the “20 under 20” Thiel Fellowship in 2013. The Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program wherein fellows receive $100,000 and mentorship from the foundation’s network of tech entrepreneurs, investors and scientists.
Ritesh was just 18 when he started Oravel, which is a platform that creates a list of hotels which are available according to the place and where people can book it according to their schedule.
Ritesh Agarwal is a regular speaker at entrepreneurial conferences and institutes across India and the world .
7 Sim Seller
He used to sell SIM cards in a small town in Odisha.