The Indian-origin CEOs of some of the world’s largest companies


Laxman Narasimhan has been named the next CEO of Starbucks. Chanel, in December, named Leena Nair as its global CEO. Twitter had named Parag Agrawal as its CEO in November. Sandeep Kataria became the first Indian to hold the post of Bata’s global CEO. Sundar Pichai became Google CEO in 2015, while Satya Nadella was named Microsoft CEO in 2014.