Mr. Techie Turning Tides
Graduated from USC’s engineering school with project distinctions, BS and MS in computer engineering. After working for small engineering firms started my own company in 2014, raised some seed money, and made it into national headlines. Company tanked, joined large tech firm in San Diego, still harbor passion for ceramics, frisbee, choir.
Undergrad School: USC
Undergrad Major: Computer Engineering
Age: 32, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Product Management Certificate
School Name: Cornell online programs
Extracurriculars: Ceramics, Art, President of San Diego Radio Controlled Club
Title: Staff Software Engineer
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment: 2 yrs
Big Life Wins:
Took passion for radio-controlled helicopters with the founding of “flying GoPro” company in 2014. Built a stellar team and rubbed shoulders with funding big-wigs. Proved to myself I was capable of surviving at a large tech company, too, with massive promotion at Qualcomm circa 2019.
Post MBA Goal:
Work at strategy in tech company, aim to maintain balance of work, hobbies, athletics, travel and downtime.