Ashok Soota was the co-founder and executive chairman of the Indian IT consulting company MindTree. Earlier he was the CEO of Wipro Infotech from 1984 to 1999. Soota holds a B.E. degree in electrical engineering from University of Roorkee and a MBA from the Asian Institute of Management in the Philippines.On January 28,2011 he sent a mail to media that he has requested the Board to release him by March 31 as an employee and also as executive chairman / member of the Board. The Board has accepted his resignation.
On 5th April 2011 , he announced about his new IT venture "Happiest Minds Technologies Private Limited".
Honours & Awards
Golden Peacock Award for Technology Leadership 2010
Most Innovative Award 2008 for Knowledge Innovation by World Summit on Innovation and......