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Highest paid CEO’s in India in 2017

Chief Executive Officer is the highest position of cooperate companies and so the salary of CEO’s must be huge.  India’s ten highest paid CEO’s of different companies are listed below.

1. A M Naik

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M.Naik is the executive chairman of the Indian company Larsan and Toubro Limited. After his studies, he has joined in a small company and due to his lack of communication skill in English. Naik has been asked to improve his skill and thus he take it as a challenge and also he has joined in a Parsi-owned firm. During the year 1965, he has been joined in the L & T company as an junior engineer and from their he got promotion step by step. His hard-work and sincerity results the growth of the company. During the last year he had got a salary of Rs. 66.14 crore.

2. Vishal Sikka

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Vishal Sikka is the CEO and managing director of Infosys, a software company in India. He was one of the member in SAP AG, who leads all the products and innovation of SAP in a global level. Later he left SAP due to some personal problems. He is a special kind of person with lots of creative mind, and work hard that’s why he has achieved this goal as the head of the largest company in India. Sikka’s  last year 2015-2016 salary amounted Rs 48.73 crore along with this bonuses, also 50% hike due to the growth of company.

3. Desh Bandhu Gupta

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Desh Bandhu Gupta is one of the businessmen in India and also the CEO and founder of LHWRF, Lupin Human Welfare and Research Foundation. The main aim of this foundation is to help the people living in rural area and by means of  providing  the basic needs of poor people. Lupin Limited is a pharmaceutical company. He is also the chairman of the temple ISKCON,in Juhu. His simplicity and courage made him stronger that shows the results of growth of the company. In the last year, his salary amounted as Rs.44.8 crore.

4. Natarajan Chandrasekaran

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Natarajan Chandrasekaran is the CEO of TCS. He is also the senior member of IEEE. After completing his degree in computer applications he has joined in TCS. He has achieved many awards from his career and business community because of his hard work and sincerity to his profession. For the last year 2015-2016, he had got salary of amount Rs.25.6 crore.

5. Rahul Bajaj

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Rahul Bajaj is the CEO of Bajaj groups and institutions. In 2001, he was awarded with India’s  third highest civilian award, Padma Bhushan. He is one of the top billionaires in the world with $2.4 billion. Also, in the last year salary the he has paid was Rs. 22.32 crore.

6. Yogesh Chander Deveshwar

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Yogesh Chander Deveshwar is the CEO  of ITC Limited. He has completed his bachelor degree in mechanical engineering and  joined as the director on the board of the company ITC Limited. Gradually he got promotions in his career as chief executive and chairman of the company. He proved his talent in career and thus he became the CEO of the company. His last year’s salary is about Rs.15.15 crores.

7. Mukesh Ambani

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Mukesh Ambani is the CEO of Reliance Industries Limited. He is one of the richest men in our country. He has an engineering degree in chemical engineering. After completing his studies he joined with her father Dhirubhai  Ambani in-order to develop the growth of the company. The company has earned great profit due to his hard work and effort. From the last year highest salary list, he is on the seventh position with Rs.15crore.

8. Sanjiv Mehta

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Sanjiv Mehta is the CEO and managing director of  Hindustan Unilever Limited. He completed his basic degree in commerce after that he became a CA(Chartered accountant). After his studies he joined a chemical company. Then, he has shifted to Dubai and worked in Unilever for many years. Due to his successful  career ,he became the CEO of the company.His last year’s salary is amounted as 13.87 crore.

9. Abidali Neemuchwala

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Abidali  is the current CEO of Wipro. He completed his bachelors degree in electronics and communication engineering and also has masters degree in industrial management. He has been worked in TCS for more than 20 years. He  became the CEO of Wipro on Feb 1 2016. His last year’s salary is amounted as Rs.11.96 crore.

10. Gopal Vittal

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GopaL Vittal is the CEO of Bharti Airtel from 2013 onwards. He completed his degree in MBA from Indian institute of management,Calcutta. After completing his studies he has joined in HUL as area sales manager. Also he has worked other companies with different posts. During 2006, he has appointed as the head of marketing in Bharati Airtel. At that time he proved his talent in a different manner such as developing the customers offerings ,building mobile handsets with airtel offers likewise he handled all the marketing field with an entirely different point of view. Thus he got many achievements and promoted as the CEO of the company. His last year 2015-2016 salary is amounted as Rs. 10.4 crore.