Deepika Padukone is one of the most bankable stars in Bollywood and she has been making waves for her cameo in Shah Rukh Khan’s film Jawan. Moreover, apart from being an actress and a social media influencer who has advocated mental health, Deepika is also known to be a successful entrepreneur.
The Chennai Express actress, who has a massive income stream, does a lot of brand endorsements. However, not everyone knows that Deepika is also quite active in investing her hard-earned money in different businesses. She is one of the few A-listers who is extremely skilled at investing her money.
But, did you know, Deepika invested Rs 30 crores in a start-up in 2019? Yes, you read that right!
Deepika Padukone has invested Rs 30 crores, in the ride-sharing company, BlueSmart and if we are to go by the reports, the founders of the company, Anmol Singh Jaggi, Punit K Goyal and Puneet Singh were struggling to find a suitable investor. It was Deepika, who caught their attention and she was the one who believed in their vision.
While the need for electric vehicles started to skyrocket in 2019, the government encouraged young entrepreneurs to work in the direction of producing electric vehicles that can eliminate fossil fuel use. Three young and dynamic individuals, Anmol Singh Jaggi, Punit K Goyal and Puneet Singh came together and founded a ride-sharing company, BluSmart.
The company is headquartered in Gurugram and was founded in January 2019. As of now, the company is operating in Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai, with its eyes on other metropolitan cities.
Speaking of Deepika’s investment, BluSmart has repaid her faith in them as after more than three years of hard work, the company's current evaluation stands at a massive sum of Rs. 2,066 crores.
That’s not all, Deepika has invested in companies like FrontRow, Atomberg Technologies, Epigamia, Furlenco, Bellatrix, Mokobara, Nua, and many more.
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