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4 Indian-Americans including Sunder Pichai Honoured With Great Immigrants Award

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Indian Origin United States settled Google Chief Executive Office Sunder Pichai and other three Indian Americans are among the 42 United States citizens conferred with Prestigious “Great Immigrants: The Pride of America” award

Indian Americans Awardees:

  1. Sunder Pichai – CEO of GoogleSundar-pichai
  2. Hari Sreenivasan – Anchor and Senior Correspondent, PBS News Hour
  3. Vikram Malhotra – Chairman of the Americas, McKinsey & Company
  4. Bharati Mukherjee – National Book critics circle Award winning author

Presented by: Carnegie Corporation

Venue: New York

Purpose: Awardees are chosen from 30 different countries of origin, a wide range of personal immigration success stories and inspiring professional accomplishments

Key features of the Awards

Awardees will be chosen on the basis of representative of the millions of immigrants who have come to the United States for economic opportunity, education, political or religious asylum, security or reunification with families and relatives and share a common faith as United States

Pakistani American Shaiza Rizavi partner, Gilder, Gagnon, Howe & Co is also among the list of awardees

About Sundar Pitchai

  • Indian American business executive
  • Chief Executive Officer of Google Inc
  • Served in engineering and product management at Applied Materials and in management consulting at McKinsey & Company

About Carnegie Corporation

  • Founded 1911
  • Founder Andrew Carnegie
  • Focus Education “The advancement and diffusion of knowledge and Understanding”
  • Headquarter New York
  • President: Vartan Gregorian
  • Chairman: Thomas H. Kean