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Divyank Turakhia sells

Turakhia scores again with Media.net; $900 million deal makes him a billionaire at age 34. Divyank Turakhia arrives for deal signing ceremony with members of the consortium that bought Media.net. Divyank Turakhia, who co-founded Directi with his brother, has struck again. Turakhia sold his AdTech company Media.net to a Chinese consortium for $900 million, making him a billionaire at the age of 34. Media.net allows web publishers to tap into a large pool of advertisers, including the Yahoo! Bing ad network. It started as sort of a contextual platform built on Yahoo! pay-per-click, but has grown significantly since then. The company grossed $232 million last year and manages over $450 million in annual advertising revenue. For Turakhia, this is just latest in a string of successes. The Indian entrepreneur made his first $1 million at age 18, $100 million at 23, and is now a ...

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