Arvind Krishna has done his undergraduate degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IITK) and his a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the recipient of distinguished alumni awards from IITK and the University of Illinois, and also the co-author of 15 patents, He has been the editor of IEEE and ACM journals, and has also published widely in technical conferences and journals.
Arvind Krishna, aged 57, has spearheaded the Red Hat deal –
IBM’s biggest purchase in its 108-year history will take over in April 6, Universal Business Machines Corp Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty will give over control to the leader of the organization’s cloud business, as the pioneer tech organization proceeds with its endeavors to revive itself.
Arvind Krishna as of now drives the IBM specialty unit
That gives the cloud and information stage on which the organization’s customers construct what’s to come.
His duties incorporate IBM Research, IBM Cloud, and IBM’s Security and Cognitive Applications organizations.
Indian origin CEO now led tech companies
That together command a market capitalization of nearly $2.7trillions, these include Satya Nadella of Microsoft, Sundar Pichai of Alphabet/Google, Shantanu Narayan of Adobe, Sanjay Mehrotra of Micron technology, Nikesh Arora of Palo Alto network and George Kurian of NetApp.