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China's biggest mobile payments platform is spreading to the rest of Asia.
When Kavin Mittal moved back to India in 2011, the Imperial College engineering graduate had already built two successful startups: AppSpark and MoviesNow. But according to Mittal, it was a trip to a street food stall with friends in New Delhi that sparked the idea for hike ? an instant messaging service designed to rival WhatsApp. Noting the prevalence of the Nokia 1100 mobile phone at that time, he thought of the potential impact the Internet could have on India's enormous population.
Unlike most boys their age, Humphrey and McDonald were already entrepreneurs by 13. Though neither had any experience building mobile apps, they later founded Appster, a highly sought after agency that develops mobile, web and wearable apps. Appster has become a $19 million company with 350 staff in five years while the duo has never taken any outside investment. Today, the Appster founders are worth an estimated $43 million and ranked 39th on the 2016 BRW Young Rich List. 30 Under 30 Asia 2017:...