Akshay Ruparelia, 21, is Founder and Managing Director of Doorsteps.co.uk. His sole mission with Doorsteps is to offer a branded, well serviced proposition to the residential resale market in the UK. He has taken the market by storm in his first year by taking almost 1% of UK market share of properties for sale, from a complete standstill and minimal marketing in the last 12 months. Having started the business during school, now worth £18m+, he is dubbed by business publications and worldwide media as "the new Mark Zuckerberg" - as well as a "21st Century Icon" - in several awards won throughout the year. He has a clear passion for property and democratising the way homes are sold in the UK, with the lowest cost service and 10th Largest Estate Agents in the UK - Doorsteps.
7 OctoberAkshay Ruparelia (Doorsteps.co.uk )NXG – Next Generation