Founder & CEO of WazirX
Nischal Shetty is the Founder & CEO of WazirX, India’s very own crypto-assets exchange and creator of WRX, India’s very own digital asset. Already listed as Forbes 30 under 30, Shetty is a software developer turned entrepreneur. In his current undertaking, Shetty is responsible for the overall strategy, product, and marketing at WazirX. Completing his B.E. in Computer Science from Visvesvaraya Technological University in 2007, Shetty briefly worked with an MNC before finally joining Burrp! working with a Network 18 initiative as a Software Developer, Shetty was part of the core team, prior to embarking upon his entrepreneurial journey. Shetty has already proven his mettle in the world of entrepreneurship, with a successful venture to his credit – Crowdfire. In 2020, he has actively campaigned against crypto ban in India and worked with Indian regulators to draft crypto regulations.