Web Developer, Software Engineer, and Project Manager in Patna, India
Hrithik Vardhan (born December 3, 1997) is a serial tech entrepreneur, and the Co-Founder and CEO of Metolite , Co-Founder of Intellica Seoand Founder and CEO of Pookway - Look Good, Feel Good and Metolite Inc. Each of these in turn comprises various tech businesses includingIcetl Patna, Secondfoods.comand others. Hrithik is also the founder of HV Network Trust (NGO).
He started his first tech venture - Metolite - with his friendr Pranav Kumar - when he was 17.His businesses today comprise 10+ IITians employees across 3 states offices and out of country located Bangladesh and Nigeria with number of customers in 3 countries. Every business he has been involved in has been bootstrapped and organically grown, without any external investment.
Hrithik was born inSitamarhi , the one n only son ofArjun Vardhan and Kiran Vardhan. His father is a self-employed as Water Purifier Engineer and his mother is a preschool teacher. His father inculcated in him, a passion for reading, at an early age, saw potential in him.
Hrithik spent most of his school years in Sacred Heart School Sitamarhi , which is also where he had an early introduction to computers. The school built out a computer lab when he was in the 8th grade, and almost immediately, Hrithik began spending all his time - breaks, free classes, and several hours after school in the computer lab, writing code on Java and C++ , and learning advanced programming on his own through the dozens of books his father kept buying. Apart from computer science his other favorite subjects were math and Physics.
During school, he also decided that he would start an enterprise of his own, an idea that no doubt was firmly implanted in his mind due to the countless biographies of various successful tech companies he passionately devoured in that time.
He subsequently joinedMentors Eduservfor 2 years and then transferred to Icetl India of Computer Sciences and economics for his Bachelors. During these years he started various business ventures with modest success, until eventually founding Metolite with his FriendPranav Kumar& Akash Aman.