Indians have proved their capabilities in every field of profession from teachers to IT profession. There are many Indians who made us proud in various field whether it is cricket or its IT industry. Today I am feeling proud to introduce an elite list of Indian CEOs heading top companies of the World. Recently its Google company who got its most deserving new CEO Mr. Sundar Pichai who joined this elite list of Indian CEOs. Let me share the list of the great Indian CEOs of top companies.
NRIs Heading Top Global Companies
Indra Nooyi is an Indian who is the chairperson and chief executive officer of largest food and beverage business company “Pepsico”. Indra named CEOs in october 2006, she was born in Chennai. Her educational qualification includes bachelor’s degree from Madras Christian College, an MBA from Indian Institute of Management Calcutta and a master’s degree in public and private management from Yale School of Management.
Microsoft has announced Satya Nadella his next chief executive officer. He joined Microsoft 22 years ago. He done his bachelor’s degree in engineering in electronics and communication from Manipal Institute of Technology, Karnataka. After moving to US he done his MS in computer Science and MBA.
Sanjay is CEOs of GLOBALFOUNDRIES since January 2014. This company is world’s first full-service semiconductor foundry with a truly global manufacturing and technology footprint. Previously he was chief executive officer of Motorola’s mobile devices business. This Bihar-born Indian guy has done PhD in electronics engineering from University of Strathclyde, Scotland.
Shantanu is Hyderabad-born Indian who joined Adobe in 1998 and was appointed CEO in 2007. He holds a degree in Bachelor of Science in electronics engineering from Osmania University in India, Berkeley. He done his Master of Science in computer science from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio, a Master of Business Administration from the University of California.
Ajay Banga was born in Pune, Maharashtra, India and is a chief executive officer of MasterCard, which is a American financial services corporation. Ajay joined MasterCard in 2009 and appointed CEO in July 2010. Previously, he was working as Chief Executive Officer of Citigroups Asia Pacific region. He started his career with Nestlé in 1981. He done his degree in Economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University and MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
Francisco was appointed CEO of Cognizant in January 2007 and also is ranked among the youngest chief executive officers in the software services sector. Previously, he was employed as Product Manager at Pilot Software a company funded by Keyur Patel of Fuse Global. He is the CEO having more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry.
Dinesh Paliwal is an Indian born CEO of Harman International, Served there since July 2007. He has lived and worked in different countries includes Australia, China, India, Singapore, Switzerland, and the United States. He done his degree in an engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India and an advanced degrees in Engineering and Management at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, USA.
Anshuman Jain took over as Co-CEO of Deutsche Bank in June 2012. Before joining Deutsche Bank in 1995, he was an analyst in derivatives research at Kidder, Peabody & Co. and worked at Merrill Lynch in New York. He was born in Jaipur, India and studied economics at University of Delhi’s Shri Ram College of Commerce and an MBA in Finance from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Sundar Pichai a Chennai-born Indian has become a most important executives at Google and heads its biggest products. done his Metallurgical Engineering, from IIT Kharagpur. He joined Google in 2004 and before joining it he has worked in engineering and product management at Applied Materials and at McKinsey & Company. He earned his MS from Stanford University and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.