NEW DELHI: The country is in an exciting phase of growth and the economy is expected to add USD 2.5 trillion in the next 5-10 years, Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma said on Saturday.
“If this country’s economy is USD 2.5 trillion today. In next 5-10 years, you will see another USD 2.5 trillion. It took 70 years for us to make it USD 2.5 trillion ... Now only in 10 years all that history will be recreated and doubled, report agencies.
He said one should never hesitate to do what they feel very strongly about even if it seems small.
“When somebody makes you feel that you’re solo.. that’s just the way you handle the adversity. And once you are a success, all these adversities will become the folklores, so you should never feel bad about it,” he added.
Meanwhile, Arin Capital Chairman Mohandas Pai in another session of the conclave said, new business models can come up as the wide distribution network is no longer the limiting factor for businesses.
“So your business models can come up, you can start a business and produce something in India and sell to the whole world cheaply,” he added.
He said through technology the disadvantage and advantage of starting a business in any country no longer exist.