Once a land cited as a cross cultural hub, India today is also seen as an economic haven. A large chunk of this paradigm shift is because of many Indian-origin chief executive officers (CEOs) heading the biggest global firms. The prominent five among them being:-
Current CEO of technology giant Google Inc, Sundar Pichai was born on July 12, 1972, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Pichai joined Google in 2004 as a product manager and led the innovative efforts for several of Google’s products including Google Chrome and Chrome OS which became highly successful. Eventually, he took over the management of other Google products like Gmail and Google Docs, and rose through the ranks swiftly. On 10 August 2015, Sundar Pichai was named the new CEO of Google. The estimated net worth of Sundar Pichai in 2016-17 was $1.2 billion.