Lalit Mohan

Tribune Information Service

Dharamsala, March 3

Jai Choudhary, a local of Panoh village in Himachal Pradesh’s Una district, was on Wednesday named among the many high 10 Indian billionaires within the US.

Jay Choudhary, now a US citizen, is the CEO and founding father of Zscaler, a cyber-security firm.

Jai was the youngest of three brothers born as Jagtar Singh Choudhary in 1959 to Bhagat Singh and Surjit Kaur.

He handed class X from a village college earlier than topping the preparation underneath Himachal Pradesh College.

Choudhary used to stroll 4 kms day-after-day to his college and his lecturers keep in mind him as a meritorious scholar and sophistication topper.

He did his commencement from BHU, Varanasi and later earned his grasp’s and MBA levels from the College of Cincinnati.

A younger Jai Choudhary (centre) together with his members of the family.

Jai Choudhary’s elder brother Daljit, who retired as principal from a authorities college in Una, is pleased with his brother’s achievements. Speaking to media individuals, Daljit stated that Jai was a hardworking employee and he by no means gave up regardless of dealing with many issues in life. He stated that his onerous work has paid off.

In 1997, Jay based the Safe IT and Cipher Belief. He’s additionally a board member of Air 2 Internet.

After Zscaler’s March 2018 IPO, Choudhury was thought of a billionaire. That very same yr he made it to the finals of the EY Entrepreneur of the Yr Award occasion in Northern California.

With a web price of US$6.9 billion, Choudhary was included within the 2020 Forbes 400 America’s Richest Individuals listing, rating eighty fifth on the listing. He was considered one of seven Indian-Individuals to make the listing.

Jai is married to Jyoti and the couple has three kids. They dwell in Saratoga, California.

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