India has been land which has produced top Indian leaders for the world who have taken humanity to next level. From centuries, Indians have paved the way for future. There are many areas where Indians have stood like lighthouse and enlightened the generations. And the tradition continues. We bring you count up of Indians who are leading internationally. Their commands are lining up people globally. What they say, matters to the world. They are playing pivotal role in transforming today into future. Here is count up of top Indian leader ruling the world….
10. YUSUF HAMIED
Yusuf Khwaja Hamied is Indian scientist. He is chairman of Cipla which is a generic pharmaceutical company founded by his father Khwaja Abdul Hamied in 1935. Yusuf Hamied was born on 25 Jul 1936 and he is holding net-worth of US $ 1.59 Billion.
9. KAMALA HARRIS
Kamala Devi Harris is a lawyer and American Politician. She is junior United states senator from California since 2017. Devi was born on 20 Oct 1964 in Oakland to a Tamilian mother Shyamal Gopalan and Jamaican father Donald Harris.
8. LEO ERIC VARDKAR
Leo was born on 18 Jan 1979. His father Ashok Vardhakar was born in Mumbai and his mother Miriam was born in Dungarvan, Country Waterford. Leo is currently an Irish Fine Gael politician who has served as leader of fine Gael. Varadkar is first Irish government Minister of Indian Heritage.
7. SHANTANU NARAYEN
Narayen is CEO of Adobe Systems. Shantanu was born on 27 May 1962 in Hyderabad, India. He went to Hyderabad Public school in Hyderabad. Shantanu started his career at Apple and joined Adobe in 1998 as senior vice president.
6. INDRA NOOYI
Chairman and CEO of Pepsico, Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi was born on 28 Oct 1955 in Chennai, Tamilnadu. She graduated from University of Madras in 1974 and has been alumni of Indian Institute of Management Calcutta in 1976. Indra began her career in India as product manager of Johnson and Johnson. Nooyi has been consistently ranked among the world’s 100 most powerful women.
5. LAKSHMI N MITTAL
Lakhsmi Niwas Mittal was born on 15 Jun 1950 in Sadulpur, Rajasthan ,India. He graduated from St Xavier’s college, Kolkatta. Mittal is CEO and Chairman of ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steel making company.
4. GOPICHAND P HINDUJA
Gopichand Parmanand Hindujas is Co-Chairman of Hinduja group. He was born on 29 Feb 1940. Gopichand graduated from Jai Hind College in Mumbai, India.
3. NIKKI HALLEY
Nimarata Nikki Haley is an American Politician and currently serving as 29th United States ambassador to the United Nations. She also served as 116th governor of South California. Nikki was born Nimarata Randhawa in Bamberg on 20 Jan 1972 to Indian American Sikh family. Her father Ajit Singh Randhawa and mother Raj Kaur Randhawa emigrated from Amritsar , Punjab.
2. SATYA NADELLA
Satya Narayana Nadella is CEO of Microsoft. He was born on 19 Aug 1967 in Hyderabad, India. His father Bukkapuram Nadella was a civil servant with in Government of India. Nadella completed his schooling from Hyderabad Public school Begumpet and graduated from Manipal Institute of technology ( then part of Mangalore University).
1. SUNDER PICHAI
Pichai Sundararajan is CEO of Google Inc. Sunder was born on 12 Jul 1972 in Madurai, Tamilnadu, India. His father Regunnatha Pichai was an electrical engineer and mother Lakhsmi was a stenographer. Sunder grew up in a two room apartment in Ashoknagar, Chennai and now he is leading from front “the world’s top company Google”.
These Indian persons or persons from Indian origin have world-wide fame, name, recognition and appreciation.