NR Narayana Murthy Net Worth $155 Billion
Indian tech leader N.R. Narayana Murthy is the co-founder of Infosys and he’s an estimated net worth of $1.55 billion as of March 2013 according to Forbes. He’s ranked 42nd in the India’s Richest List and 965th in the list of World Billionaires.
Nagavara Ramarao Narayana Murthy was born on August 20, 1946 in Mysore, Karnataka, India. He’s constructed his estimated net worth of $1.55 billion while working at Infosys. Once named Infosys Technologies, it is an Indian multinational provider of business consulting, information technology, software engineering, and outsourcing services. On the basis of the 2012 revenues, it is the third-greatest India-based IT services business.
Also referred to as Narayana Murthy, he started his professional career with Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad as chief systems programmer and Patni Computer Systems in Pune (Maharashtra).
Mr. Murthy served as the CEO of Infosys from its inception until 2002 and its chairman from 2002 to 2011 when he stepped down from the board and became Chairman Emeritus. He was appointed as Additional Director and Executive Chairman of the board for five years on June 1, 2013.
N.R. Narayana Murthy has recently stepped down from the board of HSBC after four years of service. He’s also the owner of venture capital fund Catamaran. He’s been given 25 honorary doctorates from universities in India and abroad.