ShareChat is a social networking and regional content platform for the fast growing first time Internet users in India.

ShareChat India is the best social app to communicate with ​friends​, ​share jokes​, and avail daily news from India within seconds.

ShareChat was founded in 2015 by Farid Ahsan, Ankush Sachdeva & Bhanu Singh and is based in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

ShareChat being the most convenient ​messaging app​, also enables you to ​make new friends​, share videos, jokes, GIFs, audio songs, ​shayris,​ ​motivational quotes​, ​funny quotes, bhajans, devotional songs​ and funny images all in one platform.

ShareChat has more than 10 million downloads on the Google Play Store. ShareChat aims to provide a comfortable digital space not only for the people who want to use the Internet in their mother tongue but also for first-time internet users, to share their thoughts, emotions, opinions and become friends with others without any language barrier.


ShareChat is backed by Twitter, Xiaomi, Shunwei Capital, SAIF Partners, India Quotient and others.



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $222.8M in 6 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series D)- ShareChat has also acquired Clip App on Mar 2, 2019
  • Yearly Revenue: $5M-$10M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $600M - $650M as of Jun 7, 2019
  • City/Town: Bangalore
  • State: Karnataka
  • Country: India
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