The technology sector has been the biggest platform for Indians to showcase their talent and capabilities. Good education, technical expertise, ability to work in difficult situations and managerial skills are helping Indians achieve great strides in the global arena. The list of India-origin executives heading global corporations is growing every year.
Here is the list of sever American company who have Indian CEO.
Satya Nadella (Microsoft)
Satya Narayana Nadella is an Indian American business executive. He is the current chief executive officer of Microsoft. He was appointed as CEO on 4 February 2014, succeeding Steve Ballmer
Study: B.E Electrical Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology
Sundar Pichai (Google)
Pichai Sundararajan, also known as Sundar Pichai, is an Indian American business executive. Pichai is the chief executive officer of Google Inc.
Study: B.Tech Metallurgical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur.
Indra Nooyi (Pepsi Co.)
Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi is an American, business executive and the current Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo, the second largest food and beverage business in the world by net revenue
Study: (PGDM/MBA) from IIM Calcutta
Shantanu Narayen (Adobe Systems)
Shantanu Narayen is an Indian American business executive and the CEO of Adobe Systems. Prior to this, he was the president and chief operating officer since 2005. He is also the president of the board of the Adobe Foundation.
Study: BSc. Electronics Engineering from Osmania University
Ajay Banga (MasterCard)
Ajaypal “Ajay” Singh Banga is the current president and chief executive officer of MasterCard.MasterCard announced on April 12, 2010 that Ajay Banga, previously MasterCard’s president and chief operating officer, had been named by the Board of Directors to serve as the company’s president and chief executive officer, effective July 1, 2010. The company also announced that Banga would become a member of MasterCard’s Board of Directors, effective immediately.
Study: (PGDM/MBA) from IIM Ahmedabad
Punit Ranjan (Deloitte)
Renejen is the first Indian-origin person to head a ‘Big-Four’ audit firm. The Big Four are PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte. He has been working with Deloitte for the last 27 years
Ajit Jain (Berkshire Hathaway Insurance)
Ajit Jain is an Indian born employee of Berkshire Hathaway who currently heads several reinsurance businesses. He was raised in India’s coastal state of Orissa. He is a strict vegetarian because of his religion, Jainism.
Study: B.Tech Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur