An Indian-American entrepreneur, Umang Gupta, is the brainchild behind Structured query language (SQL). Besides, he is also the first to write the business plan for Oracle Corporation. Gupta further worked for Keynote Systems, Inc. as a chairman and chief executive officer.
Lives Happily With His Spouse And Kids
Umang Gupta has a blissful married life, along with a prolific career. An Indian-American entrepreneur is in a conjugal relationship with his wife, Ruth Gupta.
Gupta is a quite secretive person regarding his personal life, even being such a famed personality. He keeps most of the details of his personal life under the radar. Yet, the former Keynote Systems, Inc. CEO hadn't revealed when and how he met his spouse Ruth.
Similarly, the details of their wedding, such as the date and place, are also still concealed. Maybe, their nuptials took place in an intimate ceremony in the presence of their close relatives, friends, and family members.
Although Gupta remains silent about his personal life, some sources claimed that the duo is blessed with two kids. However, the identity, as well as other details of their kids, are yet to be unveiled.
Nevertheless, once Umang revealed that they lost one of their sons, Raji. Gupta said he and his wife give donations to the Peninsula Association of Retarded Children and Adults in the memory of their late child.
Profession And Net worth
Former IBM employee, Umang Gupta is one of the well-known entrepreneurs in the United States, just like Dan Greiner and Chris Sacc. He is working in the IT sector for long and has worked for a number of renowned organizations. An IBM employee receives an average annual payroll of around $75,000.
He was also the 17th employee of Oracle Corporation. On average, an employee on Oracle receives a salary of around $63,092 to $162,420 per year. Moreover, from December 1997, he worked for the Keynote Systems for a few years.
Working for such top organizations, Gupta undoubtfully bagged a tremendous amount of money. In addition, he also makes a fruitful income as an entrepreneur. His net worth must be in a few millions, but the actual figure is currently under review.
Umang Gupta And His Spouse Gifted $500,000 To A Museum
In 2004, Umang Gupta and his beloved wife, Ruth Gupta, gave $500,000 to the San Mateo County History Museum as a gift. It is a history museum located in California. Along with them, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation also donated some amount.
Adding Gupta couple's and other organizations' donations, they handed $1.1-million to the museum. In an interview, Gupta said the funds from them would also help in establishing a new gallery called Immigrants From Around the World.
"This museum will tell the story of local people and events that have helped shape not just our country but also the world."
Umang and his partner were happy to be part of such a great project. According to him, his family has contributed a lot to the museum as he was one of its members for over two years.
Apart from this, Gupta admitted that his family is also donating money to the Peninsula Association of Retarded Children and Adults in the remembrance of their late son.
- Umang Gupta was born in 1949 in Patiala, India.
- He received a Bachelor of Technology degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.
- Gupta did an M.B.A. from Kent State University in Ohio, US.
- He wrote a book titled SQL Programmer's Guide.
- Umang received the Asian Pacific Foundation Award for Civic Leadership and Philanthropy.