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Abirath EV

Rajesh Gopinathan: Facts To Know About TCS CEO!

Rajesh Gopinathan is the CEO and Managing Director of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), an Indian multinational corporation that provides IT services, consulting, and business solutions.

On March 16, 2023, TCS announced Rajesh's resignation from his current position as CEO and Managing Director of the firm.

Rajesh was born on August 13, 1971, in the Kerala district of Thrissur. He was raised in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, however. The name of his father is Chilayil Gopinathan.

Dr. Lekshmi, Rajesh's wife, is a professional architect. In addition, she possesses a Ph.D. from IIT-Bombay. The children of Rajesh and Lekshmi are Malini and Anirudh.

Rajesh studied St. Mary's Convent Inter College RDSO Manak Nagar Lucknow. He studied engineering at the National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli in 1990.

Rajesh completed a four-year BE in Electrical and Electronics Engineering in 1994. He got a PGDM (MBA) from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad in 1996.

Rajesh joined TCS as a pre-sales consultant in January 2001. He later worked in TCS operations, sales, and corporate services.

TCS appointed Rajesh Deputy CFO in 2012. He became CFO a year later.In February of 2017, Rajesh was appointed to the position of CEO of TCS.

Rajesh was paid 25.75 crores. His salary increased 26.6% in the TCS annual report for 2021-22. One of India's richest CEOs, Rajesh Gopinathan, is expected to have approximately Rs. 4700 crores in 2023.