Sundar Pichai

Sundar Pichai full Biography: Everything you wanted to know Early Life, Career, Education, Salary, Marital Status, Net Worth

Sundar Pichai

Hello friends, today we have a new list of success stories who is known as the CEO of Google, with his ideas and creativity he gained his success and the perfect location to display his ability. His life has been altered by three devices: a refrigerator, a telephone, and a scooter. After obtaining these three gadgets, he reasoned that machines and technologies may help us in saving time.

Once he becomes fascinated and opens his house telephone, and he is unable to fix it and is beaten up by his father, his father believes that something special is there in his head by which he may perform some good acts. His way of thinking is different; he solves the problem by listening to input from viewers and making the necessary changes. Here we will talk about his full biography like early life, career, age, profession, family, girlfriend, age. So, be here with us till the end to know his success story.

Sundar Pichai

Who is Sundar Pichai?

Sundar Pichai, an Indian-American business executive and current CEO(chief executive officer) of Google Inc and Alphabet Inc. He was born on the 10th of June 1972 in a Brahmin family in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. His full name is  Pichai Sundararajan. He got his fame after he had been promoted as the Chief Executive Officer of Google and parent company Alphabet in the year 2015. When he was in school days he was good at playing football and cricket, and also his favorite game.

Short Wiki

Good NameSundar Pichai
Date of BirthJune 10th, 1972
Age (as of 2021)49 Years
BirthplaceMadurai, Tamil Nadu, India
HometownChennai
ProfessionChief Executive Officer(CEO) of Google and Alphabet
Famous forHis Uniqueness in thinking
NationalityIndian
SchoolJawahar Vidyalaya, Chennai and Vana Vani School Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai
University/CollegeIndian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur, Stanford University in California and Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
QualificationGraduate
ReligionHinduism
Star Sign/ Zodiac SignGemini
Language KnownTamil, Hindi & English

Early life, education and career

He was from a middle-class family, his father Ragunatha pichi worked in General Electric Company as an electrical engineer and his mother Lakshmi was a stenographer.

He completed schooling in Jawahar Vidyalaya, a school in Ashok Nagar, Chennai, and completed the Class XII from Vana Vani school and earned his bachelor’s degree in Metallurgical Engineering from IIT(Indian Institutes of Technology), Kharagpur. And in 2002 after earning his MBA degree, he planned to pursue a Ph.D. from Stanford University in Stanford, California but dropped out from the university and worked as a product manager and engineer at Applied Materials for a brief period. He then worked with McKinsey & Company as a management consultant.

In 2004 April he was selected by Google after interviewed and initially worked on Google’s search toolbar, which enabled those using the   Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Internet Explorer Web browsers to easily access the Google search engine. And from the last few years, he was working on developing Google’s own browser, in 2008 finally he released Google’s own browser to the public, Google Chrome. And by the same year, Pichai was promoted to vice president of the product development division and by 2012 he was promoted as senior vice president, and in2014 he became product chief over both Google and the Android smartphone operating system.

Sundar Pichai, an engineering prodigy recognized for his inventive ideas, is best known for being the brains behind the introduction of Google’s Chrome browser in 2008. He was instrumental in persuading his Google superiors to launch the browser, which went on to become the most popular browser on the internet and spawned the Chrome operating system.

And finally, after 11 years from joining Google, on 10th August 2015 he became the chief executive office (CEO). And in 2015 the Alphabet Inc was formed as the Parent company of Google. Andy Rubin, the inventor of Android, departed in 2013 to focus on a new project. Pichai was then given control of Android by Larry Page. His influence grew, and in October 2014, he was promoted to Product Chief.

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On 3 December 2019, he became CEO of Alphabet as well. And in the same year in Washington, he received the Prestigious Global Leadership award by US-India Business Council.

He received 273,328 shares of Alphabet, Google’s holding company, in February 2016, boosting his net worth. These shares valued at $199 million which brought his total holdings to $650 million, valued at $199 million.

Physical Appearance

Sundar Pichai is fit. He managed his diet to maintain good health. He is attracted by many for his good personality. He has black color hair and also has sparkling star-like Dark Brown eyes.

HeightApprox 1.8 m, 5’9” feet
WeightApprox 78 kg
Hair ColourBlack
Eye ColourDark Brown

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Family, Girlfriend & Relationships

From the above introduction, we got to know that Sundar Pichai belongs to an educated upper-middle-class Hindu family from Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. His nationality is Indian by birth and now his citizenship is the United States and he believes in the Hinduism religion.

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His father Regunatha Pichai was an electrical engineer at a British Conglomerate GEC and his mother’s name is Lakshmi Pichai, a stenographer. Sundar Pichai got married to his girlfriend whom he met at the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, She’s is an engineer and her name is Anjali Pichai.

They are a happy family now where they have two children, his daughter’s name is Kavya Pichai, and his son’s name is Kiran Pichai. They’ve been dating each other since their college days, and after a few years together, they’ve decided to tie the knot.

FatherRegunatha Pichai
MotherLakshmi Pichai
SisterN/A
BrotherSrinivasan Pichai
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Net Worth of Sundar Pichai

Pichai has a net worth of $1.31 billion USD. His annual pay is $2 million, and he also receives a stock package of 240 million dollars. A total of 90 million dollars of shares is linked to Alphabet’s performance. Pichai also got two stock awards for 120 million and 30 million dollars, which are not conditional on his ongoing employment and are not related to his performance.

Net worth in 2021Approx 9745 Crore INR
Annual IncomeApprox 1700 Crore INR
Income per monthApprox 176 Crore INR
Income per dayApprox 5.87 Crore INR

Some Lesser Known Facts about Sundar Pichai

  • He could remember all the telephone numbers he has ever dialed in his childhood.
  • He is a big fan of the Barcelona Football Club and his favourite player is Lionel Messi.
  • his wife Anjali was his IIT classmate & girlfriend and finally married her and now they have two children.
  • On June 8, 2020, Pichai addressed students in a virtual graduation ceremony and recounted one of his emotional experiences. When he had to leave India for Standford University, he claimed that it took a year of his father’s earnings to purchase a plane ticket to the United States.

“My father spent the equivalent of a year’s salary on my plane ticket to the U.S.  so I could attend Stanford. It was my first time on a plane.”

  • When he joined Google, Microsoft observed him for a long time and offered him to join his company as a CEO of Microsoft in the year 2013, but when he told his boss that Microsoft offered him CEO, his boss thought that something was wrong with him, so he conducted a survey in his company all over the world and received the response that don’t leave him, and then Google offered him CEO and also 50 million dollars bonus.
  • He says “opportunities don’t happen you create them”. Where he creates his ideas in buildings new things.
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