Senapathy Gopalakrishnan

Gopalakrishnan Senapathy
Chairman, Axilor Ventures
Credentials
1977
Master’s degree (Physics), Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
1979
Master’s degree (Computer Science), Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
About

Chairman, Axilor Ventures

Experience
Jun 2007
Executive Officer and Managing Director, Infosys (until August, 2011)
Aug 2011
Vice Chairman, Infosys (until October, 2014)
Dec 2016
Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineers
Sep 2016
Honorary Fellow, Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) of India
Oct 2014
Chairman, Axilor Ventures (- present)
Awards
2009
Thinkers 50, an elite list of global business thinkers
2011
The Second Asian Corporate Director Recognition Awards by Corporate Governance Asia
Jan 2011
The Padma Bhushan, the country’s third-highest civilian honor
Service
Apr 2013
President, India’s apex industry chamber Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) (until March, 2014)
Jan 2014
One of the co-chairs, the World Economic Forum in Davos
Jan 2014
Member, the Board of Governors, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (-present)
Oct 2014
Chairman, Board of Governors of IIIT, Bangalore (- present)
Oct 2014
Member, Board of Governors of National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur (- present)
May 2014
Chairman, the Vision Group on Information Technology of Karnataka Government (-present)
May 2014
Chairman, CII Start-up Council (- present)
Nov 2017
Member, Board of Governors, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology School Corporation (-present)