Niraj Shah

Niraj S. Shah is an American billionaire businessman, and co-founder, co-chairman, and CEO of online retailer Wayfair.

Niraj Shah is cofounder and CEO of online home goods retailer Wayfair.

He started the business in 2002 with Steve Conine, a fellow billionaire. The two met as high school students at a program at Cornell University.

The two founders ended up living in the same dorm their freshman year at Cornell and became good friends.

Wayfair now sells more than 10 million products. The company’s net revenue in 2017 was $4.7 billion, up 40% from the previous year.

Shah joined the board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston in 2017.