Varun Malhotra Wiki, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Varun Malhotra

Varun Malhotra is an Indian financial expert and YouTuber. He makes informative videos about the stock market.

Wiki/Biography

Varun Malhotra’s hometown is New Delhi, and he received his education in Prayagraj (formerly Allahabad), Uttar Pradesh. Varun graduated in engineering and then pursued his MBA in Accounting and Finance from IIM Ahmedabad in 2008. In 2008, he moved to the United States to pursue his MBA at Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, as part of a student exchange program. He then took the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam in 2011 and completed the course in 2013.

appearance

Height (approximate): 5′ 9″

Hair color: Black

Eye color: Black

Varun Malhotra

family

There is not much information available about his family.

Profession

As an engineer

Prior to his career as a finance professional, Varun worked as an engineer at Technip for three years before quitting his job in 2007 to pursue postgraduate studies.

As a financial expert

After completing his postgraduate studies, Varun founded his own company, Edge Institute for Financial Studies Pvt. Ltd., in Noida, Uttar Pradesh in 2009. According to him, he started the company with the intention of spreading financial awareness and changing the investment culture in India. He has worked as a financial advisor to leading companies such as Indian Oil Corporation and Bank of America. He even conducted financial savings workshops for Border Force soldiers. In an interview, he said,

We consider index funds as the first choice for soldiers to start SIP as it does not involve any constant monitoring and does not require expert help to select the fund. Index fund managers simply reflect the weightings of the index constituents.”

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Varun Malhotra receives a souvenir from a BSF officer for conducting a financial literacy training programme

Varun Malhotra receives a souvenir from a BSF officer for conducting a financial literacy training programme

He is a popular face on famous business TV shows. His website has pre-recorded lectures on the world of finance, stock market and other related fields. Varun even conducts FLAP (Financial Literacy Awareness Program) workshops to improve financial literacy.

Varun Malhotra hosts FLAP workshop

Varun Malhotra hosts FLAP workshop

As a YouTuber

In 2015, Mr. Malhotra created a YouTube channel of the same name to teach people strategies in the stock world. He makes videos to answer questions from novice traders and advise them on the risks and rewards of the stock market. Varun has amassed a huge subscriber base, which stands at 342,000 as of March 2021.

Facts/Trivia

  • In 2018, Varun delivered a TEDx talk at the Indian Institute of Management Amritsar.
  • He is frequently invited by top business schools in India to give seminars and lectures on financial markets.
  • Varun is the youngest speaker on “Paradigm Shift in Finance” at New Delhi Institute of Management (NDIM). He is also the youngest speaker invited by the Association of Technical Market Analysts (ATMA) on “Techniques in Portfolio Management”.
    Varun Malhotra speaks at NDIM

    Varun Malhotra speaks at NDIM

  • Mr. Malhotra received a certificate of recognition from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ISCI) for his financial literacy initiatives in 2019.
    Varun Malhotra receives a certificate of recognition from ISCI

    Varun Malhotra receives a certificate of recognition from ISCI

  • He considers American billionaire investor and business tycoon Warren Buffett as his mentor.

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