Marc Benioff, the founder, chairman, and CEO of Salesforce is not only a successful entrepreneur but also a renowned philanthropist. His company Salesforce, founded in March 1999, is one of the fastest-growing cloud companies and is the first cloud company to cross the mark of $ 5 Billion in revenue.
Mark is also a philanthropist, and his journey to becoming an entrepreneur and philanthropist is quite dramatic. At the age of 21 years, he joined Oracle. When he was 25, he was the youngest VP. He was very successful at a young age and thought he had everything he needed. On a trip to India with another tech exec, he spent an evening with a spiritual guru. The guru told them, “Don’t forget to do something for other people.” And the journey of a philanthropist and entrepreneur.