Fortune: self made
Net Worth: $1.4 bil
Country Of Citizenship: India
Residence: Bangalore , India.
Marital Status: married, 2 children
Cofounded Infosys Technologies, software services firm he ran for 21 years. Passed reins 2002; remains chief mentor, nonexecutive chairman. Sits on boards of Unilever, Singapore's DBS Bank. Was recently conferred France's Officer of the Legion of Honor and the Padma Vibhushan, India's second-highest civilian honor. Wife, Sudha, chairs Infosys Foundation, company's philanthropic arm.