A proud son of our country, wanting to contribute to its growth and development..
Gururaj Deshpande, (IIT Chennai, New Brunswick, Harvard Uty), the serial entrepreneur, co-chair with Obama on the US National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Chairman of Sycamore networks, Tejas Networks, A123 systems etc, runs the Deshpande Foundation (www.deshpandefoundation.org) promoting innovation and entrepreneurship and the only Indian to have a Center for Innovation started at MIT, Boston. Desh hails from Hubli and has a famous co-brother, Narayana Murthy of Infosys.
Getting him to Alliance Uty soon to kindle the flame of Innovation and Entrepreneurship among the student community ..
Do not miss this video of the $8 man !! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BdCBupaNAQo
More videos here .. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XxQoU9viEY&list=PL7N1FrPnTTdxRYCeGoo2jvRyUNzL_WGnk
This husband and wife (Jaishree Kulkarni) team from IIT Chennai also holds the record for donating a HUUUUGGGEEEE amount of money to their alma mater (IIT chennai), unheard of in Indian history, even globally, other than what Sir Hewlett and Sir Packard to Stanford U or John D. Rockefeller to set up Uty of Chicago.