Co Founder – Micromax Informatics Limited
Rahul Sharma, Co Founder, Micromax Informatics Limited, is the driving force behind Micromax’s position in the Indian mobile handset market. Leading the Product and Sales strategies in Micromax, Rahul encompasses an enriching experience of 13 years. Rahul upholds the philosophy that, “we must create our own roadmaps rather than following others by imbibing innovative models tailor- made for our needs and expectations.” Based on the phenomenal concept of innovation arising from constraint, Micromax soon launched its first phone which had a battery back-up of one whole month. Under his leadership, Micromax was the ‘Emerging Company of the Year 2011’ as per India’s leading telecom magazine- Voice & Data. It also bagged the FIEO Telecom Technology Awards and Power Brands 360 Award, recently. In recognition of his achievements, Rahul was adjudged one of the Forbes Person of the Year 2010.
1. Rahul’s firm belief in the ideology, “Success comes to those who dare to dream”, earned him significant progress as he went on to launch a whole gamut of phones, all designed to suit the everchanging needs of the dynamic Indian market.
2. He also takes great pride in investing all his energy and deep commitment to quality in improving the business performances of his organization.
3. Passionate about being a catalyst for change in the lives of the people, Rahul is rare combination business acumen and a creative mind and is adept at leveraging his knowledge, skills and expertise to maximize people’s potential.
4. Besides being an entrepreneur, Rahul is a sports enthusiast with a passion for fast cars and Formula 1 racing. He spends his free time reading autobiographies of successful leaders.