Suhas Gopinath 

Founder and CEO Globals Inc.
India

Mr Suhas Gopinath, now aged 22, a resident of Bangalore and hails from a middle class family, where his father was a defense scientist. At the age of 14, he was recognized as the world's youngest certified Professional Web developer through his project coolhindustan.com. Mr. Gopinath was very assertive to be an entrepreneur and wanted to encourage the youth, he setup Globals Inc, in the year 2000 at San Jose, California as the laws in India did not allow him to setup a company in the country as he was still minor. From then Globals Inc has drastically grown as a Multi-national IT consulting company with representation in more than 11 countries.

Mr Suhas Gopinath at the age of 16 was recognized as the world's youngest entrepreneur in by CNBC and e-Business, Canada. With this at the age of 17, he was recognized as the World's Youngest CEO by leading media outlets across the globe including BBC, Washington Times, The Age, etc, including Limca Book of Records. He is also designated as the resource person for Entrepreneurship at IIM Ahmadabad, and Advisory Board member at IIT Bombay Entrepreneurship Cell. In the year 2005, he became the youngest recipient of the prestigious Rajyotsava Award conferred on him by the State Government of Karnataka. Along with his professional activities, he has also volunteered as the Brand ambassador of PeTA and also the Youth Ambassador for Indo-Pak Leadership Program organized by School of Leadership Pakistan.