Traffic jam:   1


Co-founder of Robinhood

Organization: Robinhood

Date of Birth: 15 March 1984

Age: 39 years old

Zodiac sign: Pisces

Profession: Co-founder



Baiju Prafulkumar Bhatt is an American billionaire entrepreneur of Indian descent. He is the co-founder, along with Vladimir Tenev, of Robinhood, a US-based financial services company.

Early life

Baiju Prafulkumar Bhatt, the son of Indian immigrants, grew up in Poquoson, Virginia. He earned a bachelor's degree in physics from Stanford University where he also completed a master's degree in mathematics in 2008. He and Tenev met during Bhatt's time at Stanford.


In 2013, Bhatt co-founded the trading platform Robinhood with Tenev. The idea stemmed from witnessing the issues in the financial industry during the 2011 protests of Occupy Wall Street.

Following a funding run in May 2018 which increased Robinhood's valuation to $6 billion, Bhatt and Tenev became billionaires.

As of July 2021, Forbes has estimated his net worth at US$1.0 billion.

Rating GlobalNY.biz

Takes place
Takes place
In rating
Takes place
In rating

Mentioned together

Chief Executive Officer of Ark Invest
1 place
Founder of Robinhood
2 place
Chief financial officer at Robinhood
3 place
Senior Emerging Technology Analyst at PitchBook
4 place
Chairman in the Department of Finance at the University of Florida
5 place


Founder of Robinhood
1 place
Chief financial officer at Robinhood
2 place

Born in one day

Date of Birth: 15.03.1984. Age: 39. Zodiac sign: Pisces (Rat) .
Horoscope Pisces: horoscope for today, horoscope for tomorrow, horoscope for week, horoscope for month, horoscope for year.
Days left until next birthday: 16 Days.
American college basketball player
1 place
American football coach
2 place
Real estate investor and landlord based in New York City, and founder of the Witkoff Group
3 place
4 place
Chief Executive Officer of Pfizer
5 place
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
6 place
Co-founder of MPower
7 place
7th president of the United States
8 place
Co-founder of The Honest Company
9 place


Profile statistic

Companies rating
National Football League (NFL)
40 Persons
National Basketball Association (NBA)
24 Persons
Major League Baseball (MLB)
24 Persons
Morgan Stanley
20 Persons
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
20 Persons
19 Persons
United States House of Representatives
17 Persons
White House
16 Persons
15 Persons
Foot Locker
14 Persons
GlobalNY.biz pays special attention to the activities of famous people: politicians, officials, businessmen, bankers, cultural and sports figures. Their opinion largely determines the development of political, social and economic life in New York. The section is constantly edited by our journalists for the relevance of information. Here you can find information about CEOs and presidents of top New York companies, officials and public figures who play a key role in the development of the region.
The goal of the project is to create a comfortable information space for all market actors, as well as to acquaint the readership with business people in New York.
We have created an impressive database of people in New York, which contains information about a career path, education and other important information about a person.
Thanks to automatic counting of the number of mentions of a person in the news sections " New York News ”and“ New York Press Releases ”on the portal the rating of popularity and influence of persons is formed. The GlobalNY.biz team monitors rating changes and rewards project participants for their success. In general, the rating of participants is based on an in-depth analysis of the activity of PR services of famous people, and also reflects the qualitative state of the information field formed by the media and press services around the organization.
Business People of New York is a project about people who, through their ideas, words and deeds, have a great influence on the development and prosperity of New York.
Alena Potapova

Development Director
Died this year
Born this year