Chahal gained fame when he sold his startup 'BlueLithium' for $300 million to Yahoo at age 25. Born in 1982 in Punjab, Chahal is the youngest of four children and moved to the US with his parents at age 3.
At 16, in 1998, he dropped out of school to start his own digital advertising company, Click Agents. Within two years, Chahal sold Click Agents for $40 million. By 2008, he became a Silicon Valley legend.
In 2009 the syndicated entertainment programme "Extra TV" named him one of the America's "most eligible bachelors.” Oprah Winfrey interviewed him on a segment of her show she called “Millionaire Moguls.”