“I began Ohio State as an international student with a dream, determination, and empty pockets,” Ahuja said in a press release. “What I learned through my studies and from the university community played a significant role in my entrepreneurial journey and accomplishments. My gift to the College of Engineering is an investment in students and success.”
Silicon India reported that Ahuja made the donation for the establishment of Monte Ahuja Endowed Dean’s Chair.
Ahuja is chairman and CEO of Mura Holdings LLC, a private investment company. He’s received numerous awards including Ellis Island Medal of Honor for Outstanding American Citizens in 2001