Intro Bill Gates of Bangalore Slogan Inspiration - “The World is flat“ The co-founder of Infosys along with Nara...
Personal life Birth : June 2, 1955 in Sirsi town, Karnataka Father-Mohan Rao Nilekani(General Manager of Mysore and Mine...
Family Married to Rohini, - met at IIT quizzing event Two children Nihar and Jahnavi, both studying at Yale University
Career Joined Patni Computers and worked under Narayan Murthy. In 1981, Nandan Nilekani along with Narayan Murthy and fi...
Last day at Infosys“I am generally very articulate but this is not the day or place where I can bearticulate. Ive been wra...
Honors and awards 2009- Legend in Leadership Award by the Yale University. He is the first Indian to receive the ...
Book -Imagining India- Deals with the idea of re-building India as an economic power
Uniqueness From Flat World to Imagining Unique India : Gave identity to every Indian Values like doing things on time, ...
Nandan Nilekani
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Nandan Nilekani

Business Personality
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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  • 1. Intro Bill Gates of Bangalore Slogan Inspiration - “The World is flat“ The co-founder of Infosys along with Narayan Murthy CEO and Managing Director of the Infosys Currently serving as the Nandan Nilekani Chairman of the new Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)
  • 2. Personal life Birth : June 2, 1955 in Sirsi town, Karnataka Father-Mohan Rao Nilekani(General Manager of Mysore and Minerva Mills) Mother- Durga Brother- Vijay(Nuclear Energy Institute) Studies B.Tech in Electrical engineering from IIT Mumbai in 1978
  • 3. Family Married to Rohini, - met at IIT quizzing event Two children Nihar and Jahnavi, both studying at Yale University
  • 4. Career Joined Patni Computers and worked under Narayan Murthy. In 1981, Nandan Nilekani along with Narayan Murthy and five other co-founders founded Infosys. Shifted to US to take care of Infosys interests there. CEO and MD of Infosys from March 2002 to April 2007 Left Infosys on 9 July 2009 to serve as the chairperson of the UIDAI, in the rank of a cabinet minister under invitation from the Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh He co-founded India‟s National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM)
  • 5. Last day at Infosys“I am generally very articulate but this is not the day or place where I can bearticulate. Ive been wrapped up in Infosys for 28 years. My only identity isInfosys. I will be going to lead a programme to give identity to every Indian. Buttoday I am losing my identity… But, in my new role, Im supposed to work with600 government departments knowing fully well that no two governmentdepartments get along with one other.”
  • 6. Honors and awards 2009- Legend in Leadership Award by the Yale University. He is the first Indian to receive the top honor. 2007- Forbes “Businessman of the Year” for Asia 2006- „Padma Bhushan Award‟ by the Government of India 2005- Joseph Schumpeter Prize for innovative services in economy, economic sciences and politics 2004- Corporate Citizen of the Year award at the Asia Business Leader Awards organized by CNBC.
  • 7. Book -Imagining India- Deals with the idea of re-building India as an economic power
  • 8. Uniqueness From Flat World to Imagining Unique India : Gave identity to every Indian Values like doing things on time, on budget, and using high quality people. Full of ideas & a very good communicator