Akshay Agrawal

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Akshay Agrawal
AkshayAgrawalTEDxOIS.jpg
Agrawal at the TEDxOIS conference in January 2016
Born 1998 (age 19–20)
Residence California
Nationality Indian
Alma mater Avalon Heights International School
Occupation Entrepreneur

Akshay Agrawal (born 1998) is an Indian entrepreneur, designer and researcher. He attended high school at Avalon Heights International School [1] and St. Gregorios High School.[2] He is currently a User Experience design student and researcher at ArtCenter College of Design in California.[3] He is notable for founding two startups when he a teenager - Ukhadlo[4] and ClassFever.[5] Akshay has spoken at two TEDx events about his experiences.[6][4][5] He has been featured in Hindustan Times[7], Economic Times[8], Yahoo News[9], Mid Day[10] [11][12][13][14] [15] [16][17][18] [19][20][21][22]

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  1. "This 17-Year-Old Solely Created A 'Zomato' For Schools, Tutors and Coaching Institutes". IndianWeb2. 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2016-10-08.
  2. "St Gregorios Caspro participation Summary". St. Gregorios High School.
  3. "This 18-Year-Old Started a Zomato for Schools to Help Students & Their Parents Find Good Schools". The Better India. 2016-10-12. Retrieved 2016-11-23.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "TEDxYouth@OIS | TED.com". www.ted.com. Retrieved 2017-04-03.
  5. 5.0 5.1 TEDx Talks (2016-04-15), Lie and lie till you succeed | Akshay Agarwal | TEDxYouth@OIS, retrieved 2017-04-03 More than one of |accessdate= and |access-date= specified (help)
  6. "TEDxUWCMC | TED.com". www.ted.com. Retrieved 2017-04-03.
  7. "I no longer address my clients as uncle or aunty". Hindustan Times. 1 June 2014.
  8. "Make Me a Match..." The Times Group. 6 June 2014. Retrieved 2016-10-08.
  9. "This 18-Year-Old Started a Zomato for Schools to Help Students & Their Parents Find Good Schools". Retrieved 2016-10-13.
  10. Das, Kusumita (23 October 2016). "A class apart". Mid Day. pp. 28–29. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  11. "Akshay Agarwal, a 16-year-old entrepreneur talks about his crowdfunding platform Ukhadlo.com". startoholics.in. Retrieved 2016-10-08.
  12. "TEDxYouth@OIS - Home". 2016-03-19. Retrieved 2017-04-03.
  13. "18 Year Old Created a Platform Online for Students to Find the Best School". Mango News. 2016-10-13. Retrieved 2016-12-08. More than one of |work= and |newspaper= specified (help)
  14. Blog, UWCMC. "UWCMC Blog | TEDx UWCMC: Shifting Lenses". uwcmahindracollege.org. Retrieved 2017-04-03.
  15. "5 Indian Start-ups you should know about". Learning Centre. Retrieved 2016-12-08.
  16. "ClassFever – Online startup Portal dedicated to school reviews launched by a 12th Grade Student". Geekopedia. 2015-05-19. Retrieved 2016-12-08.
  17. "A 18-Year-Old Started a Zomato for Schools to Help Students & Parents Find Good Schools". The Ideal Indian. 2016-10-14. Retrieved 2016-11-23.
  18. Soni, Drishti (2016-06-15). "Make Way For The Alpha Teens". Retrieved 2016-10-12.
  19. "This 18-Year-Old Started a Zomato for Schools to Help Students & Their Parents Find Good Schools". Retrieved 2016-12-01.
  20. "This 17 Year's Zomato For Schools Onboards 3000 Schools In Seven Months". The Startup Journal. 2015-09-05. Retrieved 2016-10-08.
  21. "Meet The 10 Startups That Made It To #StartupPulse Mumbai Edition". Inc42 Media. Retrieved 2016-10-08.
  22. "Classfever.com Traffic, Demographics and Competitors". Alexa. Retrieved 2016-10-08.