Sundar Pichai net worth: Indian businessman and the CEO at Google, Sundar Pichai has a net worth of $150 million.
Born Pichai Sundararajan, in Tamil Nadu, India, Sundar Pichai completed his schooling from Chennai where he was one of the best cricket players and captain of his high school team. He went on to win the regional cricket tournament before joining IIT Kharagpur to complete his Bachelor Degree in Metallurgical Engineering.
Pichai moved to the United States to pursue his MS from Stanford while he also attended Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania to complete MBA. He started a career as an engineer and product manager at Applied Materials and in management consulting at McKinsey & Company before joining Google in 2004.
Pichai’s dynamism led to several innovation efforts and product management at Google including Google Chrome, Chrome OS and Google Drive while he also oversaw the development of several other apps like Gmail and Google Maps for the company. He quickly rose to the ranks in the company and is considered the third-man after Larry Page and Sergey Brin at Google. He demonstrated Chrome OS and Chromebook before release while he also introduced VP8, and WebM.
Pichai took control of Android after Andy Rubin in 2013 and was linked to Twitter and Microsoft several times. Pichai was offered a deal at Twitter while he was also considered a front-runner for the CEO at Microsoft to replace Steve Ballmer. However, Google offered $50 million per year stocks that Pichai could not turn down, according to rumors.
The Member of Board of Advisors at Ruba, Inc, and former Director of Jive Software, Pichai is married to Anjali Pichai and has a daughter and a son with her. He was appointed as the CEO of Google on 10 August 2015, on the day, Google parented Alphabet.
A man who rose quickly in his career with dedication, leadership and a good reputation, Sundar Pichai enjoys a net worth of $150 million.
Quick facts about Sundar Pichai
Full Name: Pichai Sundararajan
Profession: Engineer, Busineeman
Date of Birth: 1972
Place of Birth: Tamil Nadu, India
Education: IIT Kharagpur, Stanford University
Marital status: Married (Anjali Pichai)