Krishna Kumar

Founder and CEO


Krishna Kumar, Founder & CEO, SimplilearnA serial entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in Information Technology, Mr. Kumar has a successful track record of building new ventures. He imagined the need for constant reskilling and lifelong learning way before it got established as the only way for professional advancement.Simplilearn’s humble beginning as a blog to one of the largest global player in professional certification training is a testimony of his vision, grit and execution.It is his passion for learning and doing things differently that honored him as one of the most influential business leaders. He was awarded the CEO of the year in 2016 by The CEO Magazine and was identified as Fortune 40 Under 40 leader three years in a row. He was also part of Economic Times 40 under 40 business leader.Before Simplilearn, he was Co-founder & COO of TechUnified that got acquired by a public listed company, Org informatics Ltd, in Feb 2007.