Senapathy Gopalakrishnan

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


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)


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)


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

As of November 1, 2017