Varun Mayya, a computer grad from Manipal Institute of Technology, was an early beginner in the startup ecosystem, having founded his first venture, Jobspire at the age of 19. The popular Indian recruitment platform which saw nearly 190,000 applicants sign up and over 1,500 companies. Jobspire not only became one of the youngest teams to raise VC money but also saw an exit for an undisclosed sum in early 2017. Later he began digital freelancing for clients in the United States.
Varun has also co-authored the book, Pyjama Profit along with Abhinav Chhikara. It is an ultimate guide to millennials for a sustainable freelance career.
Varun recently received Best Education Influencer Award by Entrepreneur India at the Influencer Summit & Awards 2021.
Varun Mayya is the Founder CEO of buildonscenes.com. The company has recently developed an application called 'Scenes by Avalon', full community management suite for influencers and creators. It is a platform which allows forum, chat and live audio-based discussions with their audiences.