Vinod Gupta was born and brought up in Rampur Mahyaran, India. Vinod Gupta is a nationally recognized entrepreneur and business person with over forty-year experience in the finance sector. He has previously worked for various companies across the United States of America and even abroad. Vinod has been serving as a General Partner of the Everest Capital Partners, Inc. at Omaha, Nebraska for several years now. In his academic journey, Vinod showed great abilities and got recognized for it. In 1962, he was awarded admission to the great Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) as a result of his considerable talents in high school level.
At the college, Vinod Gupta took classes in Agricultural Engineering for five years which formed the basis for his future academic and career pursuits. In May 1967, Vinod graduated from college with a Bachelor’s degree in Technology and decided to relocate to the United States of America where he settled in Lincoln, Nebraska. Here he took his master’s degree classes at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln beginning from August 1968 through May 1971. He studied engineering and business management in the university and was very determined to accomplish his goals in life. In 1969. Through hard work and devotion of time and energy in his studies, Vinod was awarded a master’s degree in engineering which was followed by accreditation of Master’s degree in Business Administration in 1971 from the same University. After that, Vinod was now set to start his career where he began as a Marketing Research Manager at Commodore Corporation, Omaha. See This Article for additional information.
Commodore Corporation was at the time a mobile home manufacturer, and it was while working at the company that Vinod realized that data and database management and creating a list of all the mobile device users across America. He used the four thousand eight hundred Yellow Pages directories that were available at the time to generate the record that the company encouraged him to sell to other companies which gave rise to the Business Research Services & American Business Lists in 1972.
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