All you wanted to know about Asin’s would-be husband Rahul Sharma


Bollywood actress Asin who is currently busy promoting her upcoming film ‘All Is Well’ has confirmed that she will be soon tying the knot with entrepreneur Rahul Sharma, co-founder of Micromax Mobiles, India’s first mobile phone company. The ‘Ghajini’ actress has found her real-life Sanjay Singhania (Aamir Khan’s character who was an entreprenure in the film)

It is said that Asin and Rahul were seeing each other in the past few years and wanted to get married earlier, but the actress wanted to complete her pending professional commitments so that she can give her full time to her personal life. She had also stopped taking new projects. Asin may also quit films post her marriage with the Micromax honcho.

As soon as the news of Asin’s marriage broke out, people in general and her fans in particular have been curious to know more about the man who has won the heart of one of Bollywood’s beautiful and talented actresses.

Here are a few facts about Asin’s would-be-husband Rahul Sharma.

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar who worked with Asin in the film ‘Khiladi 786’ is a good friend of Rahul. Infact, Akshay had featured in the first commercial of Micromax while his wife Twinkle Khanna also endorsed the brand when it was newly launched. It is said that Akshay and Twinkle played cupid for the soon-to-be- wedded couple.

Rahul and Asin have an age gap of almost ten years. Asin, born on October 26, 1985 and is of 29 years. Rahul is aged 38 years and is known to be a very down to earth and humble person. It is said that as a 15-year-old boy, Rahul walked about 14 kilometres to attend a rock concert as he could not afford a cab at that time

Rahul is a gadget freak and loves music. He also loves Japanese food and spends free time playing badminton. He does not like seeing people wearing suits to work, according to Fortune.

Rahul is among the youngest successful businessmen of the country. He featured among the top four in Fortune Magazine’s Global Power list Fortune’s ‘40 Under 40’ in 2014. He was ‘GQ Man of the Year (Excellence in Business)’ in 2013 and has also been awarded the Forbe’s ‘Person of the Year’ in 2010.

Rahul, along with his three friends founded the company Micromax in 2000. He is currently the CEO of Micromax Informatics Limited. The group began selling mobile phones since 2008. The brand is the 10th largest handset supplier globally as of now. Hollywood star Hugh Jackman is the current brand ambassador of Micromax. He was hired in 2014.

Rahul holds a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nagpur and is also a Commerce graduate from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada. He is an experienced marketing architect, and has a background in product goods and technology.