Which are the successful startups in india founded by a Non IIT-ians?


As the title says, I would like to know the startups which are founded by non IIT-ians.


Here are few companies started by Indians in India who are not from IIT/BITS:

  1. One97 Communications or PayTM
    With the recent valuation of over $1 billion thanks to in support from Ratan Tata and Alibaba, PayaTM is all set to become one of the most transacted site in India. Founder Vijay Shekar Sharma is an alumnus of DCE.

  2. Green Gold Animation started by Rajiv Chilaka. This the studio which produced Chota Bheem. He studied in Osmania university.

  3. YourStory started in October 2008 by Shradha Sharma. She has degrees from St. Stephens College, Delhi and MICA, Ahmedabad.

  4. Artoo started by Sameer Segal who has done B Tech from the National Institute of Technology, Karnataka. It’s a CRM company for microfinance.

  5. Topsy : This was acquired by apple previous year and their algorithm is the main thing behind spotlight.

  6. Alma Mater

  7. Woo

  8. WoNoBo

  9. Overcart

  10. Octro

  11. Nearify

  12. LimeTray

  13. GrownOut

  14. GoPaisa

  15. frsh

  16. frankly

  17. deck

  18. kartroket

  19. pepperfry

  20. houselane

  21. frrole

  22. micar

  23. newsinshort

  24. pokkt

  25. vee, scrollback, onlineprasad, instahyre, gigstart, floh, eshakti and many others…