Infosys Co-founder NR Narayana Murthy on startups, entrepreneurship and more (and other top stories of the day)

The Co-founder of India's second-largest IT and services company, Infosys, is often described as the "father of the Indian IT sector".

15th Jan 2020
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NR Narayan Murthy is one of India's pioneers when it comes to tech, business, and entrepreneurship. The Co-founder of India's second-largest IT and services company, Infosys, is often described as the "father of the Indian IT sector".

  

At the sidelines of Infosys Prize, an annual award ceremony honouring outstanding achievements of contemporary researchers and scientists across six categories, we caught up with the Chairman Emeritus of Infosys in an exclusive interaction on startups, the role of founders, and more.

 

He says, “Startups are about entrepreneurs coming up with an idea whose proposition is very different from any existing idea in the market. Startups are about a set of people whose collective experience can test an idea’s market fit and scale it up.” 

 

Read more on his take on startups, research, and fundamental sciences. 

 

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