Cofounder of Infosys is backing startups after retiring from the company 2 years ago. Has invested in 25 companies through his business incubator Axilor Ventures. He has also funded and created Itihaasa, a digital app that chronicles the evolution of India's IT industry through, among much else, interviews with industry stalwarts such as Azim Premji (No. 4) and fellow Infosys cofounder N.R. Narayana Murthy (No. 62).