Bansal says he faced about 20 rejections from several venture capitalists before receiving his first funding round of $5 million. Their performance was promising and attracted more than $350 million in eight rounds of funding from investors in Silicon Valley.

After 20 Rejections Jyoti Bansal Gets $3.7 Billion for his Start-Up

Today, the company he launched in 2008 has been acquired by Cisco, an American multinational technology conglomerate for a whopping $3.7 billion translating into more than Rs 25,150 crore.