11/08/2015 12:04 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

9 Most Prominent Indian-Americans In Silicon Valley

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 28: Google senior vice president of product Sundar Pichai delivers the keynote address during the 2015 Google I/O conference on May 28, 2015 in San Francisco, California. The annual Google I/O conference runs through May 29. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sundar Pichai's ascent to the top of Google as part of a sweeping restructuring of the company has placed him in an elite group of Indian-Americans who hold top positions in Silicon Valley.

Pichai will still report to Larry Page, who will now be the CEO of Alphabet Inc., the new parent company of Google. Co-founder Sergey Brin will be its president. Google, set to be trimmed down, will thus become Alphabet's biggest subsidiary.

Pichai aside, here are 9 other Indian-Americans who have had considerable impact in the Valley as CEOs, investors or founders.

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