Varun Agarwal is an Indian first-generation entrepreneur, film maker and author.
He co-founded Alma Mater and two other companies – Reticular and Last Minute Films.
During his engineering college days in Bangalore, he started film-making. It was at that time that he founded his first business venture ‘Last Minute Films’ (LMF).
He is also the sole author of a bestseller book- How I Braved Anu Aunty and Co-Founded A Million Dollar Company.
In June 2012, after his success with ‘Alma Mater’, his debut book, the semi-autobiographical “How I Braved Anu Aunty and Co-Founded A Million Dollar Company”, depicting his journey as an entrepreneur was published by Rupa Publishers and became a best-seller.
He has worked with the Oscar winning music director A.R.Rehman and also with Preity Zinta and Indian music band Pentagram.
Recently, The Enthu Cutlets published a music video on Youtube which became an instant hit amongst the youth and is said to be based on the hit book “How I Braved Anu Aunty and Co-Founded A Million Dollar Company”.
In a world where everyone around us want us to “think” and follow the conventional route to success, INK Fellow Varun Agarwal shares a very different mantra of success — “Don’t think.” Watch as Varun shares his fascinating story of starting India’s largest college merchandise company and becoming a bestselling author, while braving a certain ‘Anu Aunty’.