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Being an influencer has never been more trendy, appealing, or rewarding than ever. It is no secret that digital content creators are sweeping the world by storm, and India is no exception. Keeping up with the rapid changes in social media platforms and new content formats-long and short-compels content creators to continuously innovate how they engage with their audience.

We are proud to introduce our first-ever list of India's 40 Under 40 most influential Digital Creators. We are gathering to appreciate the efforts and the arduous work creators are putting in to create valuable content for the audience out there on the internet. We want to provide them with the best exposure to a broad range of audiences through our platform.


This Times of Startup India's most influential creators list looks at influencers in various categories ranging from beauty and fashion to comedy and business. In this list, we are considering Instagram, YouTube, Linkedin, and Facebook since they are the most popular platforms for influencer marketing.

Rules to apply


Nominations can be made by individuals or influencer agencies, or by self-nominations. Additionally, one can submit nominations for people who they think deserve to be considered for the awards.


The entrants accept the rules and agree to adhere to the decisions of the organizers and selectors with respect to all aspects of the nomination process by entering or confirming the nomination.


All materials you submit for consideration must be copyright-free, and you agree to their dissemination in print and online.


Nominees must be under 40 on January 2023 in order to be considered for the 40 under 40 Class of 2023.


Entries are subject to verification by the TOSI team. Any entry that misrepresents the candidate's achievements in the nomination or nominee submission forms will also be disqualified.

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