Mr. Gap Year To IMD
Experienced software developer with 9+ years of international experience working for startups and large tech companies in India and Silicon Valley. Lots of community outreach experience early in the career. But, the last few years have been pursuing Journalism/writing as a serious hobby by taking evening classes and a couple of publications.
Undergrad School: Anna University
Undergrad Major: Information technology
Age: 32, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Master of Science
School Name: Carnegie Mellon University
Extracurriculars: Journalism, Writing, Community Outreach for inspiring high schoolers to STEM careers
Title: Software Engineer
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 2 mos
Title: Team Lead
Length of Employment: 1 yr, 1 mos
Big Life Wins:
Coming out of the closet starting at the age of 26 was the most difficult and worthwhile experience which I consider a personal success. Led teams and projects in fast-paced startup environments when the companies went through strategy and ownership changes.
Post MBA Goal:
Product Management in Media & Entertainment Tech.