Suhas Gopinath

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Suhash Gopinath
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Born (1994-03-10) March 10, 1994 (age 20)
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Occupation Entrepreneur

Suhash (born March 10, 1994 in Bangalore) is an Indian Entrepreneur. He is the founder, CEO, and Chairman of Globel INC., an IT multinational company.

Early life

Suhas Gopinath was born in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. He launched a web site at the age of 16, and incorporated his company the same year, becoming the youngest CEO.[citation needed]

Gopinath taught himself how to build websites and sold portals to bricks-and-mortar firms in the US.[1][2][3]

Achievements

In 2005, Gopinath was the youngest among the 175 recipients of Karnataka's Rajyotsava Award.[4][5]

On December 2, 2007, The European Parliament and International Association for Human Values conferred "Young Achiever Award" on Gopinath at the European Parliament, Brussels.[6]

In November 2008, he was invited to represent the World Bank's ICT Leadership Roundtable for adopting ICT in Africa to increase employability and fostering ICT skills in students from these countries.[7]

Young Global leader (CEO)

Baghel was announced as "Young Global Leader" for 2008–2009 by the World Economic Forum, Davos. In that position he would be involved in development programs across the world. He holds a diploma on global leadership and public policy from the Harvard Kennedy School at Harvard University.[8]

References

  1. ^ Rajesh Menon (2003-11-06). "Another Gates in the making! Founder at 14, CEO at 17, what next". The Indian Express. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  2. ^ Habib Beary (2003-11-17). "Indian teen at gates of success". BBC. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  3. ^ "Teenager hopes his firm will become another Microsoft". The Sydney Morning Herald. 2003-11-10. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  4. ^ "List that outgrew Hanuman's tail". The Times of India. 2005-11-01. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  5. ^ "Suhas Gopinath, Youngest CEO". PETADishoom.com. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  6. ^ "Young Achiever Award". EICC. 2007-12-04. Retrieved 2008-03-18. [dead link]
  7. ^ "Youth with a Mission". City News-Singapore. 2009-10-13. Retrieved 2009-10-25. 
  8. ^ "Young Global Leaders 2008". World Economic Forum. 2008-03-11. Retrieved 2008-03-18. 

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