Farrhad Acidwalla Age, Biography, Family, Facts & More
Bio Real NameFarrhad Acidwalla ProfessionEntrepreneur Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm in meters- 1.73 m in feet inches- 5’ 8” Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg in pounds- 121 lbs Eye ColourDark Brown Hair ColourBlack Personal Life Date of Birth16 November 1993 Age (as in 2017)23 Years Birth PlacePune, Maharashtra, India Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio NationalityIndian HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India SchoolBombay Scottish School, Mahim, Mumbai CollegeH.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai K.C. Law College, Mumbai Educational QualificationStudied Finance at H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai LLB (pursuing) from K.C. Law College, Mumbai FamilyFather- Name Not Known Mother- Nwaz Acidwalla
Some Lesser Known Facts About Farrhad Acidwalla
Does Farrhad Acidwalla smoke?: Not Known
Does Farrhad Acidwalla drink alcohol?: Not Known
He was born into a modest Parsi family in Pune.
He is considered one of the world’s youngest entrepreneurs.
When he was in the 8th grade, he borrowed $10 from his parents to buy his 1st domain name.
Farrhad built a web community devoted to aviation and aero-modeling. Later, he sold it to a fan for $1,200.
After 4 years, he put $400, from the sale of his online community, into “Rockstah Media,” now an international, award-winning agency focusing on marketing, branding, and web development in Maharashtra, India.
In 2009, MidDay listed him 45th on the list of India’s top Twitter users.
In 2011, CNN Money featured him 5th on the list of young entrepreneurs to watch.
In 2012, India TV featured him 4th on the list of Most Promising Young Indian Entrepreneurs of the year.
In 2013, Yahoo! Lifestyle & MensXP listed Farrhad 6th on the list of “Top 10 Best Dressed Male Entrepreneurs In India.”
In 2014, he became the youngest guest lecturer at IIT Kharagpur’s Annual Entrepreneurship Summit.
In 2015, he was featured in VERVE’s Fresh List of “GenNext Achievers.”
In 2016, on the eve of Internet’s 25th anniversary, The Telegraph (UK) featured him 2nd on the list of “25 internet success stories aged 25 and under.”
In 2017, Mr. Acidwalla was featured by VOGUE India as one of the “Country’s smartest Gen Z-ers of the moment.”
Farrhad has also taught entrepreneurship and digital marketing and to undergraduate students as well as post-graduate students (IITs, NITs, BITS, Amity… to name a few). He has even had the opportunity to evaluate MBA students in various marketing competitions.
Here’s a detailed journey of Farrhad Acidwalla in his own words: