Nikesh Arora

Nikesh Arora
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Nikesh Arora was born into the world in 9th February, 1968. He was Born to an Indian Air Force official, Arora finished his tutoring from The Air Force School (Subroto Park), and proceeded to move on from Indian Institute of Technology, BHU in Varanasi, India with a Bachelor of Technology degree in electrical designing in 1989. He holds a degree from Boston College and a MBA from Northeastern University. He likewise holds the CFA assignment in 1999.He is an Indian-American business leader. He is the (CEO) and director of Palo Alto Networks. Arora was previously a senior leader at Google. He filled in as the leader of SoftBank Group from October 2014 to June 2016. On June 1, 2018, Arora assumed the part of CEO and administrator at Palo Alto Networks.

T-Motion PLC

In 2000, Arora set up T-Motion PLC, an organization that "offers some incentive added administrations to the 3G Services of Deutsche Telekom." A couple of years after, in 2002, T-Motion PLC converged with Deutsche Telekom.


Arora joined Google in 2004. He held various senior working positions of authority at Google, filling in as VP, Europe Operations from 2004 to 2007, President Europe, Middle East and Africa from 2007 to 2009, and President, Global Sales Operations and Business Development from 2009 to 2010. He was Senior Vice President and Chief Business Officer of Google Inc. (Google) since January 2011 until July 2014. He left Google in July 2014 leaving the post of Senior Vice President and Chief Business Officer.

SoftBank Corp.

As President and Chief Operating Officer of SoftBank Corp. Arora got more than $200 million in pay throughout the most recent two years" while at the top of Softbank's activities. This compensation bundle made him the world's most generously compensated leader.

Different Experiences

Arora has served on the top managerial staff at Aviva, Airtel, Colgate-Palmolive, Richemont (Current) Sprint, Softbank, The Harlem Children Zone, Tipping Point (Current) and Yahoo Japan (Chairman). While at Softbank - because of their putting resources into Ola, Grabtaxi, Didi, Snapdeal, Oyo, Coupang, Guardant, Supercell and so on - he is additionally CFA which had assumed a noticeable part in his life. Arora filled in as Chief Marketing Officer and as a Member of the Management Board at T-Mobile, Bharti Airtel, Europe. also, fills in as a Trustee at the Paley Center for Media in Los Angeles, California. Since 2007, Arora has likewise filled in as a senior consultant to Silver Lake Partners, a private value firm. From 2001 to 2004, he filled in as Chief Marketing Officer of the T-Mobile International Division of Deutsche Telekom AG. He was Chief Executive Officer and Founder of T-Motion PLC, which converged with T-Mobile International in 2002. Arora started his profession at Fidelity Investments in 1992, holding an assortment of money and innovation the board positions, eventually filling in as VP, Finance of Fidelity Technologies. Nikesh Arora worked for Deutsche Telekom, Putnam Investments, Fidelity Investments.