Indian tech leader N.R. Narayana Murthy is the co-founder of Infosys and he has an estimated net worth of $1.55 billion as of March 2013 according to Forbes. The co-founder of Infosys is ranked 42nd in the India’s Most Abundant List and 965th in the record of World Billionaires. He has assembled his estimated net worth of $1.55 billion while working at Infosys. Once named Infosys Technologies, it is an Indian multinational supplier of business consulting, information technology, software engineering, and outsourcing services. Based on the 2012 earnings, it is the third-biggest India-based IT services company. Also referred to as Narayana Murthy, he began his professional career with Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad as main systems programmer and Patni Computer Systems in Pune (Maharashtra). He was appointed as Additional Director and Executive Chairman of the board for five years on June 1, 2013. On May of 2013, he was selected for the James C. Morgan Global Humanitarian Award sponsored by Applied Materials whose previous recipients include Bill Gates and Al Gore. N.R. Narayana Murthy has lately stepped down from the board of HSBC after four years of service. He is also the owner of venture capital fund Catamaran. Narayana has been awarded 25 honorary doctorates from universities in India and abroad.