Mukesh Bansal is the co-founder and CEO of cult.fit, a technology company that creates online workout programs and communities. Prior to the founding cult.fit, Mukesh was the co-founder and CEO of Flipkart, India’s largest eCommerce company.
Mukesh was also a board member at Myntra, another leading Indian eCommerce company. In total, Mukesh has founded or been a part of four startups that have each achieved billion-dollar valuations.
Mukesh Bansal's Net Worth
As of 2022, Mukesh Bansal's net worth is estimated to be $150 million.
Source(s) of Fame
Date of Birth
September 6, 1975
Place of Birth
Married, Archana Bansal,
Mukesh Bansal was born on September 06, 1975, in Haridwar, India. He grew up in a family of doctors and was always interested in entrepreneurship and technology.
Mukesh studied his early education at DAV Public School in Dehradun. In 1997, he finished a Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi).
After Mukesh finished college, he was employed at Deloitte in Chicago. He worked there as a system analyst for 2 years.
In 1999, he moved to the Bay Area and started a job portal with a friend but it didn’t become successful so they eventually gave up.
Mukesh then worked at eWanted, Centrata, NexTag, newScale which are all startup businesses in Silicon Valley. His responsibilities in the said startups included as an engineer and product manager across technology and business enterprises.
In 2007, the experience that he gained when he worked at Silicone Valley, it pushed him to start Myntra with Ashutosh Lawania and Vineet Saxena. Myntra was a startup business personalizing gifts for customers. Eventually, Myntra became a fashion e-commerce business.
In 2014, Myntra was bought by Flipkart for $330 million. It was the largest e-commerce purchase so far in the history of all India. Mukesh continued as the chairman of the board of Myntra and he managed the commerce and advertising platform until 2016.
After the acquisition of Myntra, Mukesh became Flipkart’s Head of Commerce & Advertising Business. With Mukesh’s, Flipkart achieved $5 billion in annual revenue.
In 2016, Mukesh co-founded Cult.fit, a fitness, and well-being start-up, with Ankit Nagori.
Mukesh Bansal is married to Archana Bansal and the couple has two children Avni & Arnav. Mukesh is an avid animal lover and has a pet dog named Mia. He is also a fitness enthusiast and enjoys playing tennis.
Mukesh Bansal doesn’t have a verified social media account. We found an Instagram and Twitter account under his name but it is private and not verified.
Mukesh Bansal is a successful Indian entrepreneur and technology executive. He is the co-founder of cult.fit and the former CEO of Flipkart. He has also founded or been a part of four startups that have each achieved billion-dollar valuations. In total, Mukesh Bansal has a net worth of $150 million.