Unreasonable Fellows

Krishna Kumar

Founder & CEO at Simplilearn

Krishna is an Unreasonable Fellow. Krishna was part of Unreasonable FUTURE 2019.
Krishna Kumar is a serial entrepreneur with over 19 years of experience in Information Technology. With a successful track record of building new ventures, he imagined the need for constant reskilling and lifelong learning long before it was established as the primary path forward in professional advancement. Simplilearn’s transformation from its humble beginnings as a blog to one of the largest global players in professional certification training is a testimony of this vision. It is his passion for learning that shaped him into an influential business leader. He was awarded as CEO of the Year in 2016 by The CEO Magazine and was identified as a Fortune 40 Under 40 leader three years in a row. He was also recognized as an Economic Times 40 Under 40 business leader. Prior to Simplilearn, he was the co-founder and COO of TechUnified, which was acquired by a public-listed company, Org Informatics Ltd, in February 2007.