Padmasree Warrior is an Indian-American business executive. She is the current CEO of NIO for U.S.A., an electric vehicle company. She is known as Queen of the Electric Car Biz.

Born in India, Padmasree worked in different companies in her distinguished career. She served in multinational companies like Cisco and Motorola. She is one of the most powerful women in the world by Forbes. Along with Indra Nooyi, she represents India in Global business arena.

Padmasree Warrior: Early Life

Padmasree Warrior was born in 1962 in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India into Telugu Hindi Brahmin family. She completed her early education from Children’s Montessori School and Maris Stella College. She enrolled in IIT Delhi to do chemical engineering.

Padmasree is married to Mohandas Warrior, a CEO of a laser manufacturing company. They met during their engineering days in IIT. The couple is blessed with one child. She likes to meditate and do yoga.

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Caption : Padmasree Warrior’s speech.

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Padmasree started her career with Motorola. He joined this company in 1984 and worked for 23 years. He served as corporate vice-president and general manager of Motorola’s Energy System Group. She further served as corporate vice-president and chief technology officer in Semiconductor Product Sector.

She played a significant role in the rise and expansion of Motorola. In 2004, Motorola won the National Medal of Technology by the President of the United States.

Padmasree Warrior left Motorola in 2007 to become Chief Technology & Strategy Officer (CTO) at Cisco Systems. Later on, she moved to the NIO, an electric vehicle company.

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Caption: Padmasree Warrior in an award event.

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Padmasree Warrior:  Achievements and Awards

Padmasree is ranked as one of the rising star in the business field by Fortune Magazine. She stands in 11th position in the list of Most Influential Global Indian by The Economic Times.

In 2001, she won Women Elevating Science and Technology Award. She serves in different board such as Chicago’s Joffrey Ballet and Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago Mayor’s Technology Council and Cornell University Engineering Council. She further served as an advisory council of IIT.

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Caption: Padmasree Warrior in the event


Padmasree Warrior: Net Worth

Padmasree lives comfortable and lavish life in America. Being part of top management for more than two decades, we are sure that she earns in Millions. There is no doubt that she resides in her dream house and travels in luxury cars. She is active on Twitter and has more than 1.6 million Twitter followers.