Sundar Pichai Biography
|Celebrity Name:||Sundar Pichai|
|Birth Name:||Pichai Sundararajan|
|Birth Date:||June 10, 1972|
|Age:||47 years old|
|Birth Place:||Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Spouse (Name):||Anjali Pichai|
|Children:||Kiran Pichai ; Kavya Pichai|
|Net Worth:||$1.4 billion|
|Last Updated :||March, 2020|
In this article, we will be sharing with you all that you need to know about Sundar Pichai net worth 2020, career life, family and personal life. Sundar Pichai is known as the Chief Executive Officer of leading global tech company Alphabet Inc. and its subsidiary – Google LLC. By nationality, Sundar Pichai is an Indian and by profession he is simply a business executive. Sundar Pichai serves as a key board member of Alphabet Inc., and Magic Leap. Currently, Sundar Pichai is aged 47 years old. Sundar Pichai’s physical statistics are: height – 5ft 10in, and weight – 68kg.
Sundar Pichai Childhood and Early Life
Sundar Pichai’s birth name is Pichai Sundararajan. Sundar Pichai was born to parents, Regunatha Pichai (the name of his father) and Lakshmi Pichai ( his mother). Sundar Pichai’s date of birth is 10th June, 1972. Sundar Pichai was given birth to in the Madurai area of Tamil Nadu in India. Both of Sundar Pichai’s parents are Indians by ancestry and nationality. Sundar Pichai’s mother worked as a stenographer, while his father worked as an electrical engineer at the British Conglomerate, GEC. In addition, his father was an electrical entrepreneur who owned a manufacturing plant that produced electrical components for various electrical uses. As a child, Sundar Pichai was brought up in a 2 room apartment in Ashok Nagar, Chennai.
Regarding his education, Sundar Pichai went to school in Jawahar Vidyalaya, which was a Central Board of Secondary Education School in Ashok Nagar, Chennai. Thereafter, Sundar Pichai proceeded to completing the Class XII from Vans Vani School in the Indian Institute of Technology Madras. Sundar Pichai is known as a distinguished alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, where he studied and eventually bagged his Bachelor of Technology (BTech) degree in metallurgical engineering. Sundar Pichai did not stop there for his education. He further continued his education up to the Masters level by attending the prestigious Stanford University where he proceeded to study Material Sciences and Engineering as a post graduate student. He successful graduated with an M.S. in material sciences and engineering. Again, Sundar Pichai can be termed a lover of knowledge and education as he further proceeded to the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania for a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree. At Stanford University, Sundar Pichai received the title of Siebel Scholar. And at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Sundar Pichai was named a Palmer Scholar accordingly.
Sundar Pichai Career Life
Sundar Pichai started his career as a professional in engineering and product management at Applied Materials and management consulting at the McKinsey & Company. Thereafter, Sundar Pichai left to join the Google company in 2004. At Google, he was the head of the product management and innovation efforts for a suite of Google’s client software products, including the popular Google Chrome and Chrome OS. In addition, Sundar Pichai was largely responsible for the Google Drive project.
As Sundar Pichai continued to demonstrate credibility and intelligence in his capacity, he was put in charge to monitor the creation of other Google applications such as the leading email service provider, Gmail and the number one mobile geographical map, Google Maps. On the 10th of August, 2015, Sundar Pichai was chosen to be the successor of the position of CEO. Prior to his selection, he was the Product Chief. On the 24th October, 2015, Sundar Pichai officially assumed office as the CEO of Google’s parent company, Alphabet Inc.
Sundar Pichai Personal Life and Marriage
Sundar Pichai is married to Anjali Pichai and they both have two children together: their son, Kiran Pichai and their daughter, Kavya Pichai. Anjali Pichai was Sundar Pichai’s girlfriend back in college. Sundar Pichai has just one sibling: his younger brother, Srinivasan Pichai. Sundar Pichai is also a lover of sports; cricket in particular.
Sundar Pichai Net Worth
According to Celebrity Networth, it reported that Sundar Pichai net worth is estimated to be approximately $600 million, which is almost Rs 4,220 crore in the Indian currency equivalent. However, several sources have claimed that Sundar Pichai is a billionaire and his net worth is roughly estimated to be $1.4 billion. Without doubts, Sundar Pichai has accumulated his massive net worth as a result of his position and career in Google. In fact, it has been reported that Sundar Pichai’s basic salary had increased by a whopping 200% from Rs 4.6 crore to Rs 14.2 crore in 2018. Upon becoming the CEO of Alphabet, Sundar Pichai was given a monetary package of $242 million (which translates to an equivalent of Rs 1,718 crore). The package covers Sundar Pichai’s basic salaries of $20 million (that is, Rs 14.2 crore) and annual shares worth $24 million (Rs 1,704 crore). In 2015, Sundar Pichai earned $150 million in salaries. As of 2016, Sundar Pichai earned a total of $199.7 million in salary. In 2017, he earned as salary an estimate of $1,333,557 and then rose to $1,881,066 in 2018. Currently, Sundar Pichai’s average annual income is $220 million and his personal investments are worth $575.5 million.
Regarding Sundar Pichai’s assets, he purchased a $2.9 million house in the year 2013. Sundar Pichai equally owns many other real estates all over India. Sundar Pichai net worth also comprises of his expensive cars which include high-class Porsche, Mercedes Benz, Range Rover and BMW.