Top 10 South Asian Entrepreneurs

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Sujay Jhaveri, CEO

New York City

No. 142
2010 Revenue: $3.7 million
Three-Year Growth: 1,952%

Though he is of Indian heritage, Sujay Jhaveri was born and raised in Hong Kong, while educated in Britain and the U.S. "My father started his own business and I think his experience of moving from humble beginnings in India to successfully raising a family in Hong Kong instilled a feeling of confidence in me," he says. "Becoming an entrepreneur, while difficult and full of risks, can be rewarding on multiple levels." His company, MyDailyMoment is a lifestyle website, that provides tips and stories on everything from cooking to parenting.