"The future of any corporation is as good as the value system of the leaders and followers in the organization," says Narayana Murthy, chairman of the board and founder of India's Infosys Technologies Limited. He discusses eight principles for leadership that cultivate respect in the corporate world.
Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy is the Chairman of the Board and Chief Mentor of Infosys Technologies Limited, a global Information Technology (IT) consulting and software services provider, headquartered at Bangalore, India.
He founded Infosys in 1981 along with six other software professionals and served as the CEO of Infosys for 21 years before handing over the reins of the company to co-founder, Mr. Nandan M. Nilekani, in March 2002. Under his leadership, Infosys was listed on NASDAQ in 1999. He served as the Executive Chairman of the Board and Chief Mentor from 2002 to 2006.