Banga only Indian on Fortune Top Business People list

Ajay Singh Banga, President and CEO of MasterCard is the only Indian on Fortune's "2014 Top People in Business" list. He is ranked 28th on the list of top 50 CEOs that was topped by Google CEO Larry Page. Mr Banga studied economics at Delhi University's St Stephen's College and received his MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. Born in Pune, Banga spent 13 years of his working life with Nestle India before moving to PepsiCo, Citigroup, and eventually MasterCard. Also making it to the list was NRI Satya Nadella the CEO of Microsoft who ranked at number 38. He is an American citizen and studied engineering at Manipal Institute of Technology in Karnataka, before moving to the US to pursue higher studies. Apple CEO Tim Cook was second in the rankings followed by Gilead CEO John Martin.