Peyush Bansal is an Indian Entrepreneur, co-founder and CEO of an eyewear chain Lenskart. He has completed his graduation and become a Program Manager at Microsoft, Redmond, Washington in 2007. The estimated net worth of the Lenskart's Peyush Bansal is Rs. 37,500 Crore.
In 2007, Mr. Bansal launches a campus classified portal named SearchMyCampus. The portal connected the students to the service providers like, accommodation, internships, books, and transportation, also part-time jobs as well. After that, he launched few more start-ups that was fairly successful.
In 2010, Peyush launched Lenskart, an online portal to sell contact lenses. There are other two partners in Lenskart are Amit Chaudhary and Sumeet Kapahi.
Lenskart funded many eyewears like John Jacobs (2015), Aqualens (2019), Lenskart Plus (2020), and Lenskart Vision Fund (2020).
In 2022, Lenskart has over 600 retail stores and around 4000 employees spread across over 450 cities in the country.
In 2019, Lenskart become a unicorn with net assets of $1.5 Billion.
"Good in not good enough" - Peyush Bansal
Lenskart has raised investments from various Venture capitals i.e. IDG Ventures, TPG Growth, Kedaara, and TR Capital to the recent US$ 275 million funding from SoftBank to augment Lenskart’s technology capabilities and strengthen its supply chain infrastructure as well.
Peyush Bansal- Brief Information:
Name: Peyush Bansal
Marital Status: Married
Wife Name: Nimisha Bansal
Kids: No Kids
Age: 26 April 1985 (36 Years Old) as on 2021.
Net-worth: Over Rs. 37500 Crore