Vinod Gupta is a professional businessman and philanthropist currently working and living in California. Recently, Vinod Gupta invested money into helping women receive better educations and receive grants to attend college. Despite the charity work that he does, he is still known to be one of the top investors in the country. He is the managing general partner of Everest Group. In the beginning of his career, he invested just $100 in the infoGroup corporation, which was a mailing business for marketing purposes. He later sold the business for several million dollars.
Vinod Gupta was a member of the Indian Air Force and served for over four years before beginning his trek to become an American citizen. He received a Master’s degree in business at the University of Nebraska, which prepared him for his career as an entrepreneur and educator of business-related practices. He was awarded three honorary degrees from the university while attending and was valedictorian of his class. Despite graduating over 20 years ago from the university, Vinod Gupta continues to go to classes and courses to brush up on his skills within the business industry. He can also be found doing seminars at universities to students of business and economics.
When Vinod Gupta isn’t working or traveling the world to offer his business services with the Everest Group, he can be found with his wife and three children in their home in San Diego. He is also an avid lover of all things sports-related and can often be found at sporting events on his days off. He has been involved within several political campaigns throughout his career and has even been a sponsor for the Clinton Foundation during the 2016 election. Vinod Gupta continues his work within the Everest Group and is in charge of managing over 5,000 employees worldwide.