Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

NR Narayana Murthy


Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy congratulates son-in-law Rishi Sunak: 'We are proud'

October 26, 2022 7:06 am

Rishi Sunak is married to Narayana Murthy's daughter Akshata Murthy and the couple have two daughters - Krishna, 11, and Anoushka, 9.

Narayana Murthy: Today’s leaders understand the power of entrepreneurship

September 25, 2022 7:54 am

The Infosys co-founder compares today's leaders with those in the late 70s and early 80s, and names former PM Indira Gandhi.

Narayana Murthy: Respect that India gained overseas comes with tremendous responsibility

September 24, 2022 11:54 am

Speaking during a discussion on a book by an IIMA alumni, Narayana Murthy made a note of how "decisions were not taken quickly" in former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh's time, even as he compared India to China.

Catamaran sells 51% stake in insurance broking JV to Aon

September 03, 2021 10:30 am

Aon had acquired a 49 per cent stake from Catamaran Ventures in the Indian composite broking firm, Anviti Insurance Brokers Pvt Ltd in 2020.

‘Objectives fulfilled’: Amazon, Murthy’s Catamaran to end Cloudtail parent JV next year

August 10, 2021 10:16 am

The announcement after the Supreme Court rejected a plea by Amazon and Flipkart seeking a stay on a probe by the CCI into their business practices, paving the way for the antitrust regulator to look into various allegations levelled by sellers on these platforms.

Rishi Sunak drawn into in-law Narayana Murthy Amazon tax dispute: Report

June 15, 2021 11:05 am

Following the report, the office of UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak, who is son-in-law of Murthy, was forced to comment.

Infosys founder Murthy flags fears of GDP growth hitting lowest since 1947

August 11, 2020 10:23 pm

To bring the economy back on track, the Infosys founder suggested getting back the 140 million migrant workers who have gone back to their villages to their workplaces, mostly in urban India.

'Every obstacle is an opportunity': N R Narayana Murthy

May 10, 2019 6:30 am

He points out that the primary job of a leader is to bring about transformation which is a work in progress involving hard work, sacrifice and trust.

India’s elite should take responsibility to reduce rising inequality: Narayana Murthy

September 06, 2018 4:50 am

With 400 million semi-literates and 400 million illiterates in a country like India, job creation will have to come from manufacturing and low tech services, he said.

Narayana Murthy interview: 'IT sector cannot create large number of jobs, it needs to come from manufacturing'

September 06, 2018 9:38 am

The current government has put in a lot of effort in encouraging entrepreneurship and in creating a lot of jobs. However, the growth rate of software companies which were the primary channels for creating jobs for engineers has come down, Narayana Murthy said.