Bollywood celebrities are always in the limelight, aren’t they? And it’s not just their acting that makes it to the headlines. All else aside, how many of us knew that the one habit common amongst many Bollywood celebrities is making investments, especially in startups? So, here we are with 5 Bollywood Investment portfolio 2022
Eager to know more? Read on to learn about some of Bollywood celebrities’ startup investments in diverse fields like healthcare, sports, beauty, technology etc.
5 Divas & Bollywood investment portfolio 2022
1. Deepika Padukone
Besides being amongst the topmost actors of Bollywood, Deepika Padukone even leads from the front when it comes to investing in startups. She reportedly holds a diversified portfolio involving multiple investments such as Drums Food International, the parent company of flavoured Greek yoghurt brand Epigamia; Bengaluru-based space tech startup Bellatrix Aerospace; learning and community edtech platform FrontRow, digital pet care platform Supertails.com and Electric vehicles startup BluSmart.
Even Deepika’s KA Enterprises LLP, which she set up in 2017 with former investment banker Nitin Kanchan, made primary investments with furniture rental platform Furlenco and beauty marketplace Purplle.
2. Jacqueline Fernandez
Jacqueline’s love for fitness is known by almost everyone. In line with that, she had invested in a Mumbai-based start-up Rakyan Beverages, which sells juices under the brand Raw Pressery. Interestingly, it’s the first company in India to acquire a unique HPP (high-pressure processing) technology, which boosts the shelf-life of products, besides maintaining the nutrition in natural products.
3. Shilpa Shetty Kundra
Yoga queen Shilpa Shetty had reportedly invested around ₹1.6 crore in babycare startup MamaEarth in the 2018. It’s Asia’s first brand whose products are ‘MADE SAFE’ certified. The brand ensures it uses only the best available ingredients which are ISO, GMP & Non-GMO compliant.
Shilpa also launched a holistic wellness and health app named Simple Soulful, which is designed by experts of Yoga, Exercise, Immunity and Diet Programs.
4. Alia Bhatt
This young actress is always in the news for one reason or the other, and undoubtedly, holds the tag of being one of the most popular Bollywood celebrities in recent times. Besides having come a long way in her acting career, she has stepped up as an investor too by picking up a stake in fashion startup Style Cracker and investing in fashion and beauty brand Nykaa as well, which recently went public.
5. Katrina Kaif
Kat is undoubtedly one of the highest-paid actresses in Bollywood. And in the recent few years, not only has she launched her own makeup brand Kay Beauty. But also invested in fashion and beauty brand Nykaa, which recently went public through an IPO.
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