News: Expat Indian CEOs charm the world with new moves

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Expat Indian CEOs charm the world with new moves

Indian-born CEOs in the West have come a long way from the 1980s, when they were seen as geeks and nerds barely capable of making it to the top job. They are playing new games with confidence and charm, as three developments revealed this month, according to a report in Hindustan Times.

Indian-born CEOs in the West have come a long way from the 1980s, when they were seen as geeks and nerds barely capable of making it to the top job. They are playing new games with confidence and charm, as three developments revealed this month, according to a report in Hindustan Times.

Delhi-bred Anshu Jain, co-chief executive of Deutsche Bank, surprised shareholders on Thursday. No, not with profit numbers, but with a halting speech in German. For the cricket-loving  Shri Ram College of Commerce graduate Jain, who had preferred to live in London over Frankfurt despite his rise in the institution, it was a cognitive leap of sorts.

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