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Suhas Gopinath

Suhas GopinathSuhas Gopinath, was born in November 4, 1986. He is an Indian entrepreneur. He is the founder, CEO, and Chairman of Globals Inc, an IT multinational company.

Early Life

Suhas Gopinath was born in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India. He launched a web site called CoolHindustan.com at the age of 14, and incorporated his company at the age of 14, making him the world’s youngest CEO at that time. Gopinath taught himself how to build websites and sold portals to bricks-and-mortar firms in the US.

Achievements

In 2005, Gopinath was the youngest among the 175 recipients of the Karnataka state’s Rajyotsava Award. On December 2, 2007, The European Parliament and International Association for Human Values conferred a “Young Achiever Award” on Mr. Gopinath at the European Parliament, Brussels. He was invited to address the European Parliament and businessmen assembled in that parliament. In November 2008 He was invited to represent the World Bank’s ICT Leadership Roundtable for adopting ICT in Africa for increasing employ-ability and fostering ICT skills in students from these countries.

Young Global Leader

Gopinath was announced as a “Young Global Leader” for 2008-2009 by the World Economic Forum, Davos. In that position he would be involved in development programs across the world. He holds a diploma on global leadership and public policy from the Harvard Kennedy School at Harvard University.

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