Vinod Khosla is an Indian American billionaire engineer, businessman and venture capitalist. He is a co-founder of Sun Microsystems, and the founder of Khosla Ventures. In 2014, Forbes named him amongst the 400 richest people in the world.Early life and educationKhosla's father was an officer in the Indian Army and was posted at New Delhi, India. He attended Mount St Mary's School. Khosla read about the founding of Intel in Electronic Engineering Times as a teenager, and this inspired him to pursue technology as a career.