58 Indian-origin executives employ over 3.6 mn globally

Washington: A group of 58 Indian-origin executives heading companies across 11 countries, including the U.S, Canada and Singapore, collectively employ more than 3.6 million people and account for a combined USD 1 trillion in revenue, according to a U.S-based top Indian diaspora organisation.

Indian-origin business leaders are reaching the pinnacle of corporate success in greater numbers than ever, many use their platforms for social change advocacy, said 'Indiaspora', a nonprofit organisation of global Indian diaspora leaders from various backgrounds and professions.

The 'Indiaspora Business Leaders List' of 58 executives head companies headquartered across 11 different countries, including the U.S, Canada, England, and Singapore and these companies have delivered annualised returns of 23 per cent during the tenure of these executives, outperforming the S&P 500 by 10 per cent.

These companies collectively employ more than 3.6 million worldwide and account for a combined USD 1 trillion in revenue and USD 4 trillion in market capitalisation.

 

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