Senapathy Gopalakrishnan is an Indian businessman who has a net worth of $1.4 billion. Popularly known as Kris Gopalakrishnan, he served as one of Infosys’ seven co-founders in 1981, and has since contributed to the company’s expansion. In his tenure at Infosys, he has held various responsibilities including management of design, development, implementation and support of information systems for clients in the States.
In July 2013, he was appointed to head the government panel on cloud computing. Apart from his current role as Executive Vice Chairman of Infosys, he was also elected to serve as the President of India’s apex industry chamber ‘Confederaton of Indian Industry (CII)’ for the year 2013-2014. Also a great philanthropist, Senapathy Gopalakrishnan gives $4 million every year as a support to various causes like funding scholarships for college students in need for example. Likewise, he has backed Startup Village, a technology incubator in Kerala that aims to create 1,000 new ventures.
|Net Worth:||$1.4 Billion|
|Date of Birth:||Apr 5, 1955 (67 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India|