Two Indian-origin women have made into the Forbes’ annual list of America’s 60 wealthiest and most successful self-made women entrepreneurs.
India-born Neerja Sethi is the co-founder of IT firm Syntel is ranked 16th on ‘America’s Richest Self-made Women’ list while president and CEO of Arista Networks Jayshree Ullal (55) is ranked 30th.
Ms Sethi (61) has a market cap of USD 3.6 billion, her company employs 25,000 people and her net worth is USD 1.1 billion.
Born in London, raised in New Delhi, Ullal is the president and CEO of Arista Networks has a net worth of USD 470 million. The company reported USD 838 million in revenue in 2015, after going public in June 2014.