Top 10 South Asian Entrepreneurs

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Gopi Kandukuri, CEO

Saxon-Global
Irving, Texas

No. 80
2010 Revenue: $7.3 million
Three-Year Growth: 2,948%

Heading up an IT staffing company like Saxon-Global is no easy feat. Gopi Kandukuri says running a company was just something ingrained in his DNA. "From my childhood days, I was very passionate about business and want to do something on my own," he says. "I was definitely influenced by several factors which made my determination strong and motivated to start my business."