Who is Neha Narkhede, co-founder of Confluent, who became youngest self-made woman in India’s rich list?


Hurun India just lately launched its rich record for the 12 months 2022, with 149 new entrants from the nation who made their debut on the record. IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2022 was launched on September 20, with one woman standing out in the record of businesspersons and entrepreneurs.

A Pune-based lady made historical past by being included in the Hurun India Rich record 2022 this 12 months, by changing into the youngest self-made woman on the record. Neha Narkhede, who is the co-founder of an organization named Confluent, became the inspiration for lots of younger girls in India.

Who is Neha Narkhede?

Indian-American Neha Narkhede, the co-Founder of Confluent, a streaming information expertise firm, now figures in India’s rich record 2022.

According to IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List, the 37-year-old Narkhede is the youngest self-made woman entrepreneur to be on India’s rich record. Her wealth is estimated at Rs 4,700 crore and she or he is ranked 336 on the IIFL Hurun India Rich List.

As per the knowledge out there in the general public area, Narkhede was born in Pune and acquired her Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the University of Pune and Masters in Technology from Georgia Tech. In an interview with Forbes, she stated that she migrated to the US to have a profession in expertise.

Narkhede, after her schooling, joined Oracle after which LinkedIn the place she and her colleagues Jun Rao and Jay Kreps arrange open supply platform Apache Kafka.

In 2014, the trio determined to start out Confluent with Narkhede because the Chief Technology Officer and later because the Chief Product Officer. She is now on the corporate’s board. The firm went public in 2021 at a $9.1 billion valuation, as per Forbes.

Some different names who had been notable additions to the Hurun India Rich List 2022 had been Ashwin Desai and his household of Aether Industries with a wealth of Rs 11,700 crore, adopted by Faizal Kottikollon of KEF Holdings with Rs 9,500 crore.

Kaivalya Vohra, the 19-year-old founder of Zepto, became the youngest addition to the record, with a complete internet value of Rs 1000 crore.

(With IANS inputs)

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