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N. R. Narayana Murthy

1946 - Today

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Nagavara Ramarao Narayana Murthy (; born 20 August 1946) is an Indian billionaire businessman. He is one of the seven co-founders of Infosys, and has previously served as the chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), president, and chief mentor of the company before retiring and taking the title chairman emeritus. As of April 2023, his net worth was estimated to be $4.1 billion, making him the 711th richest person in the world according to Forbes.Murthy was born and raised in Shidlaghatta, Karnataka. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of N. R. Narayana Murthy has received more than 7,229,142 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). N. R. Narayana Murthy is the 589th most popular businessperson (down from 540th in 2019), the 749th most popular biography from India (up from 754th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Indian Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, N. R. Narayana Murthy ranks 589 out of 601Before him are Horace Elgin Dodge, Tom Wolf, Daniel Levy, Benito Archundia, Ian Livingstone, and Gérard Lopez. After him are Eric Trump, Chai Ling, Alan Sugar, Mike Krieger, Claire Williams, and Michael Widenius.

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Among people born in 1946, N. R. Narayana Murthy ranks 620Before him are Tim O'Brien, John Trudell, Sergio Gori, Rick Adelman, Howard Kendall, and Robert L. Gibson. After him are Niels Fredborg, Stuart Pankin, César Villanueva, Zygmunt Anczok, Jimmy Webb, and José Claramunt.

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Among people born in India, N. R. Narayana Murthy ranks 749 out of 1,493Before him are Nirmala Sitharaman (1959), Simon Pimenta (1920), Kamal Ranadive (1917), Johnny Lever (1957), Sugata Mitra (1952), and Amjad Ali Khan (1945). After him are Begum Akhtar (1914), Kenneth Anderson (1891), Amit Shah (1964), Homai Vyarawalla (1913), V. Shantaram (1901), and Jyoti Amge (1993).


Among businesspeople born in India, N. R. Narayana Murthy ranks 12Before him are Sundar Pichai (1972), Azim Premji (1945), Vijay Mallya (1955), Indra Nooyi (1955), Anil Ambani (1959), and Chandrashekhar Agashe (1888). After him are Nita Ambani (1963), Gautam Adani (1962), Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw (1953), Ebrahim Alkazi (1925), Vinod Khosla (1955), and Sabeer Bhatia (1968).