Education: BA In Global Financial Management
Hometown: Mumbai, India
Age: 23 Years (As In 2019)
|Profession(s)||Entrepreneur, Polo Player, Showjumper, and Philanthropist|
|Famous For||Being the maternal grandson of the former Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Sushilkumar Shinde and being the former boyfriend of Jhanvi Kapoor|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
|Date of Birth||1996|
|Age (as in 2019)||23 Years|
|School||• Bombay Scottish School
• Dhirubhai Ambani International School
|College/University||Regent’s University London|
|Educational Qualification||BA in Global Financial Management LinkedIn|
|Political Inclination||Indian National Congress|
|Hobbies||Travelling and Gymming|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Sanjay Pahariya (businessman)
Mother- Smruti Sanjay Pahariya
|Siblings||Brother- Veer Pahariya (Businessman, Musician)
|Athletes||Ellen Whitaker, Nacho Figueras, Facundo Pieres, Mudit Dani|
|Sports||Polo, Equestrianism, Football|
|Video Games||Forza Horizon 4, Call Of Duty MW 2, Grand Theft Auto 5, PlayersUnknown Battlegrounds|
|TV Shows||Entourage, Friends, The Ellen DeGeneres Show|
|Travel Destinations||Italy, Germany, Moscow|
|Car Collection||Lamborghini Aventador
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shikhar Pahariya
- He is the maternal grandchild of the former Chief Minister of Maharashtra and the Union Home Minister, Sushilkumar Shinde. His maternal aunt, Praniti Shinde is also a politician and a member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly from Solapur.
- At a young age of 13, he started his consultancy firm, which provided counselling to the new pet owners.
- After his graduation, he started to work as an investment analyst at a transnational conglomerate holding company ‘Wadhawan Global Capital’ in London. He then worked at Andromeda Financial Technology Services in India.
- In 2018, he, along with his brother Veer Pahariya founded an entertainment and gaming company by the name “India Wyn.”
- An active philanthropist, Shikhar has rooted for various social causes such as women empowerment. He has also helped the children, who belong to the backward section of the society in rural Maharashtra, and has worked with many environmentalists.
- He is a skilled polo player and equestrian and has represented India in various national and international tournaments.
- He is a member of Royal Jaipur Polo Team and represented India at Berkshire Polo Club London in 2013.
- His dating rumours with Jhanvi Kapoor began when the photos of the duo kissing each other went viral on the internet in 2016.
- When Jhanvi Kapoor‘s dating rumours with Shikhar was on full bloom, she was going to start her career in the Bollywood. Reportedly, to avoid such rumours and let Jhanvi focus on her career, her mother, Sridevi induced a ‘no dating clause’ on her daughter, which led to their breakup.
- After the debut of Jhanvi Kapoor with the film “Dhadak” (2018), Shikar posted the logo of her film on his Instagram story.
- In 2018, Shikhar posted a photo of two silhouettes at Italy’s Lake Como on his social media accounts. Soon, after he posted the video, many started to speculate the silhouettes to be of Shikhar and Jhanvi Kapoor, based on news of Jhanvi being in Italy for the wedding of Isha Ambani.