Shri. Faqir Chand Kohli (born February 28th, 1924) is popularly known as F. C. Kohli. He is frequently referred to as the Father of the Indian Software Industry due to his significant contribution in Indian IT industry. He was the founder and first CEO of Tata Consultancy Services, India's largest software consultancy company. Shri Kohli is currently focused on education and imparting basic literacy, particularly to illiterate adults.