Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Sabeer Bhatia
Born: December 30, 1968, in Chandigarh, Punjab (India)
- Indian American entrepreneur who founded the HoTMaiL email service.
- Acquired the global calling site Jaxtr for an unknown amount and turned it into a free SMS service.
Honors and awards
- One of the ten most successful entrepreneurs by San Jose Mercury News and POV magazine (1998).
- Name ‘Elite 100' by Upside magazine (1998).
- Named 'Entrepreneur of the Year' by venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson (1997).
- Awarded 'TR100' by MIT (1997).