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List of famous alumni from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee.

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This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee?” and “Which celebrities are Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee alumni?”
Naveen Jain is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Indian Institute Of Technology Roorkee Alumni
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Naveen Jain is a philanthropist, entrepreneur, Inventor and a technology pioneer. Naveen is a founder and CEO of Intelius, the first company to empower more than 15 million consumers with information to make intelligent decisions about personal safety and security. Prior to Intelius, Jain founded InfoSpace, one of the most successful dotcom companies and innovative developers of mobile software and application services. Jain took the company public in 1998 on the NASDAQ and served as CEO until December 2002. Before starting InfoSpace, Jain was a senior executive at Microsoft Corporation. Naveen Jain is Co-Chairman of Education and Global Development at the X Prize Foundation where he is ...more

Age: 59

Birthplace: Eurasia, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Dinesh Paliwal is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Indian Institute Of Technology Roorkee Alumni
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Dinesh C. Paliwal is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Harman International Industries – a leading provider of premium audio and infotainment systems for the automotive, consumer and professional markets. Dinesh, a US citizen, has lived and worked in Australia, China, India, Singapore, Switzerland, and the United States. Before joining Harman he worked at the ABB Group as President Global Markets and Technology. During his 22 years with ABB, he held management positions in five countries and was instrumental in the company’s dramatic turnaround during the period 2002–2007. In addition to the Harman board, Dinesh serves as a member of the board of Bristol-Myers Squibb. He has ...more

Age: 60

Birthplace: Agra, India

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Amit Singhal is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Indian Institute Of Technology Roorkee Alumni
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Amitabh Kumar "Amit" Singhal is senior vice president and software engineer at Google Inc., a Google Fellow, and the head of Google's core ranking team. Born in Jhansi, a city in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India, Singhal received a Bachelor of Engineering degree in computer science from IIT Roorkee in 1989. He continued his computer science education in the United States, and received an M.S. degree from University of Minnesota Duluth in 1991. Singhal continued his studies at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York and received a Ph.D. degree in 1996. At Cornell, Singhal studied with Gerard Salton, a pioneer in the field of information retrieval, the academic discipline which forms the ...more

Birthplace: Jhansi, India

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Alok Sharma is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Indian Institute Of Technology Roorkee Alumni
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Alok Sharma

Alok has contributed for over 14 years to leading public and private companies covering all aspects of telecom, computing and semiconductor industries. Prior to joining Telsima, Alok was the Vice President and General Manager of the Worldwide Cable Business at Juniper Networks. Before Juniper Networks, Alok was the Founder, CEO and President of Pacific Broadband Communications (PBC) which was acquired by Juniper Networks for $200 million in December 2001. Prior to founding PBC, Alok held senior management and technical positions at Hewlett Packard, Fujitsu/Amdahl, Integrated Device Technology and Siara Systems (metro routing company acquired by Redback for $4.5 bn in 1999). Alok holds ...more