Shark Tank India 3: The third season of the business reality television series Shark Tank India’s newest shark has finally been identified. This time, Ritesh Agarwal will be joined by Anupam Mittal, Aman Gupta, Namita Thapar, Vineeta Singh, and Amit Jain. On its social media, Sony Television unveiled the newest participant in Shark Tank India, and the introduction video of Ritesh quickly gained popularity.
The third season’s newest shark was introduced in a video that was posted by SET India depicting the Sharks seated in their chairs. “Shark Reveal! “, the channel’s caption for the video when it was uploaded. Welcome to Shark Tank India, Ritesh Agarwal, founder and CEO of OYO Rooms. Keep checking back for more great news! Season 3 of “Shark Tank India” will premiere on Sony LIV soon.
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Who is Ritesh Agarwal?
Ritesh Agarwal, 29, is the founder and CEO of OYO Rooms and a Marwari native. Ritesh began his entrepreneurial career by founding Oravel Stays, a website for booking low-cost lodging. Later, in September 2012, Venture Nursery welcomed the Stays into its accelerator programme. Ritesh won a $100,000 grant after being chosen as one of the 2013 Thiel Fellowship programme recipients. Ritesh established a business called OYO Rooms in May 2013.
OYO Rooms reportedly raised $1 billion by September 2018 according to media reports. Agarwal reportedly spent $2 billion buying the company’s shares in July 2019. Ritesh’s estimated net worth is roughly $1.1 billion (7253 crore), according to Hurun Rich List 2020. Ritesh married Geetansha Sood, the director of Formation Ventures Private Ltd, in March 2023, which is personal news.
Concerning Shark Tank India
The programme is the Shark Tank Indian franchise from the United States. It depicts business owners giving pitches to a group of sharks or investors, who determine whether to fund their enterprise. December 2021 through February 2022 and January 2023 through March 2023 were the respective dates for the inaugural season.