By Admin Great Digital IndiaPublished On September 13, 2020
LinkedIn is the world’s leading and highly regarded social media platform. In recent years, it has not only established itself as the best digital platform for industry experts and professionals but also it has leveraged the relationship among the famous personalities and their followers.
India is full of famous personalities who have influenced the world through their innate abilities and work. From Narendra Modi to Priyanka Chopra, there are some exceptional personalities who invested in their own professional brand and moved to inspire the people around them.
Let’s have a look at these most famous LinkedIn Influencers in India who have astonished the world through their success.
1. Narendra Modi
Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi is the face of India. The rise of Narendra Modi is certainly a remarkable exemplary that anyone get instantly inspired. His relentless dedication and work have influenced the minds of millennials which makes him the top LinkedIn influencer in India.
PM Modi has the highest profile views on LinkedIn.
He is the most viewed influencer on LinkedIn in India.
He has 3.5M followers on his LinkedIn profile.
PM Modi has been declared as the most powerful LinkedIn profile by LinkedIn in the report 2017-18.
Priyanka Chopra (Pee Cee) has its own undefeatable fame. She is not only one of India’s highest-paid actresses but she is regarded as the most popular international celebrity as well. Priyanka Chopra has received various acclaimed awards. She recently got in news for her relationship with American singer and actor Nick Jonas.
Priyanka Chopra is the only Bollywood actor in the list of the most influential people on LinkedIn.
She is on 2nd most viewed Influencer on LinkedIn after PM Modi.
Priyanka Chopra has 604K followers on her LinkedIn account.
Kiran Mazumdar has been named among TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world. She is a well-known expert in the biotechnology industry in India and also the founder of India’s leading biotechnology enterprise Biocon.
Kiran Mazumdar has been recognized as a rising leader for making India proud by developing a globally recognized biopharmaceutical enterprise.
She has 816K followers on her LinkedIn account.
She is considered a pioneer of the biotechnology industry in India.
Vani Kola is an idea lover and trend spotter. She is a successful entrepreneur in the Silicon Valley and became part of the startup ecosystem when the entrepreneurial scope was in the rising stage. Vani Kola is known for her entrepreneurship abilities and influential ideas which can create big and successful businesses.
She has over 1M followers on her LinkedIn account.
She has led successful digitally powered platforms: Dream11, Myntra, Cure.fit, and Snapdeal.
A Nobel Peace Laureate, Kailash Satyarthi is dedicated to a peaceful struggle to prevent children from being exploited as labor. He is a renowned social activist. He is endeavoring to help underprivileged children for bringing into the stream of education. Kailash Satyarthi has contributed to the development of international conventions on the rights of children.
Kailash Satyarthi has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with. Malala Yousafzai for fighting for the rights of children to education.
The former Chairman of Bank of Baroda, Ravi Venkatesan is a well-known writer and business leader in India. He is the author of the bestseller book ‘Conquering the Chaos – Win in India, Win Everywhere’. He is also considered one of the most influential people in India.
He has 241K followers on his LinkedIn account.
He is the founder of the Global Alliance for Mass Entrepreneurship (GAME).
Kunal Bahl is an example of stubbornness for success. He had initially started a detergent company and later a coupon startup in 2008, but did not succeed. And later, he got success through establishing an E-commerce platform.
He is the CEO and Co-founder of Snapdeal. Kunal’s journey has gone through an array of failures; despite this he didn’t stop to move on and consequently, he became an impact entrepreneur. This is what sets him apart from others.
He has 529K followers on his LinkedIn profile.
He is one of the top influencers and famous entrepreneurs in India.
Shradha Sharma is known as ‘the biggest storyteller of India’s digital space’. She is the CEO & founder of YourStory, a digital platform for sharing stories and life journeys of entrepreneurs. For her benchmarks, she has received numerous awards.
Shradha believes that every story is different and has its own meaning. She finds her life in stories. Shradha has also worked with CNBC TV18 and Times of India. Shradha Sharma is also one of the top LinkedIn influencers in India.
She has 1.5M followers on her Linked account.
She is the founder & chief editor of YourStory Media.
Founder of Pinstorm, Mahesh Murthy is a 34 years old man who has worked with several reputed companies such as Microsoft, Amazon, Nike, Pepsi, Yahoo, Unilever, etc. Mahesh Murthy is known for his association in launching the famous TV channel MTV in India and his own channel Channel V.
Mahesh Murthy is one of the famous influencers in India.
MD & CEO of future brands, Santosh Desai is a columnist, a thought leader, a leading ad professional, and an author. He has a great reputation among business leaders due to his understanding of the relationship between brands, culture, and consumers. Santosh Desai is very popular for his LinkedIn posts and it is obvious as he is an author. His unique ideas on entrepreneurship and business set him as a popular influencer in India.
He has 280K followers on his LinkedIn profile.
He is a well-known author for his business and entrepreneurship concept.