Anuj Gupta is India’s foremost leader in online and onsite poker hosting. Anuj Gupta was born on 4th October 1978 in Delhi. He graduated with a B-Tech degree from BIT Pune and then went on to do a MBA from IIT Delhi.
During his career, Anuj Gupta has worked for some of the reputed IT companies, namely Infosys, HCL Technologies, Tata Consultancy Services etc. However, it did not cater to his creative side and he soon became an entrepreneur.
Anuj started off by co-founding Zentrum Technologies in 2008. It was a Delhi based security system service provider with CCtv analytics. This was the first in the line of many start-ups that Anuj founded or co-founded that made an impact on the country’s immediate scenario.
Anuj then founded the Gaussian Network Private Limited in 2011, a Kolkata based company. The company is most notated for adda52.com, which is a leading online poker website in the country. The website was founded in 2011 and it became so popular that later adda52live.com and adda52rummy.com were later added to the franchise. Delta Corp. later acquired Gaussian Networks Private Limited and along with it adda52.com and its extensions for an approximate amount of 182 crore INR.
Anuj Gupta then started the Poker Sports League (PSL), which wasendorsed by Dabur Group.It is an intra-national tournament that follows the format of all the other popular sports leagues with 12 franchises from different cities Competing to win cash prizes. However, there were much controversies around the tournament about the legality of poker as a tournament.
The latest endeavour of Anuj Gupta is in Farmizen Solutions. It is a real-life counterpart of the famous online game Farmville. After collecting seed funding from many different investors, Farmizen Solutions began its journey in January 2017. It provides the app users to rent mini farming plots and grow crops of their choice against a monthly fee.
After so many business ventures, all of which have been fairly successful, a lot is now expected out of the young and promising businessman and entrepreneur, Anuj Gupta. In the future, one might be seeing a lot more of him, especially in the gaming section.