My experience


JoulonFebruary 2019 - February 2021

Designed, built and run a division with focus on digital innovations in Asset Management for the energy industry.

LivehopperAugust 2015 - February 2019

greenboard: an Environmental Decision Support System for Airports

  • A dashboard to assist airports in planning their Environmental Management Systems
  • Compatible with EMAS (+ISO 14001) and ACA
  • Live monitoring of Environmental Data with KPI targeting and visualization
  • Reporting in formats required for certifications and audits
  • Virtual analyst that proposes projects with estimated costs, operational effort and their effect on environment
  • Build technology team for in consulting role

AerobayDecember 2017 - February 2019

Created and led the technology team that drives Aerobay

Dialog TechnologiesMarch 2016 - January 2019

We are now in the pilot phase of a new market research method through an innovative app "Dialog". MVP December 2016.

Crownit (GoldVIP)April 2015 - August 2015

I worked on the technology vision, created a product management team, and reorganized the technology team around product development, operational efficiency and data sciences.

Cisco SystemsApril 2012 - March 2015

New Initiatives:

  • Virtualized remote rendering for multimedia services
  • Led a team focused on initiatives around content viewing experience in wireless connected home.
  • Worked on social aspects of cloud based services for content discovery and delivery.
  • Ultra Light Client - delivered a fresh Android port with better HTML5 support, linux module for hdmi cec on FXI's hdmi dongle.

Cisco SystemsNovember 2010 - April 2012

New Initiatives: ideation, managing implementation with R&D.

  • Led a team to deliver a crossover of traditional NDS STB middleware with Android to run Android applications (Runs Angry Birds, Quake III, Browser from NDS Evolution EPG)
  • Automated metadata generation for streaming media (computer vision) leveraging GPGPU: OCR as proof-of-concept

NDSApril 2010 - November 2010

  • After 15th July: [NDS] Ported Android froyo+ aosp on Trident's nevis & shiner stb platforms in 4 months of contract.
  • Until 15th July: worked for Myntra ( - assisted in web cluster infrastructure management, enabled CDN for image hosting, optimized and fixed issues in software setup for web hosting.

KnowlarityDecember 2009 - April 2010

Led the technology team that maintained the core platform for IVR solutions, and developed a new platform to improve performance and reliability.

NDSJanuary 2006 - December 2009

  • Worked on IEX - STB testing software: sends IR using IR emitter, captures and analyses video/text in video (for 1 year).
  • Worked on a shim between middleware and OS/kernel modules, provided linux related help, kernel module fixing and debugging support to middleware and XTV team.
  • Self-initiated proactive work: peripherals attached to STB, DVR on cheap zapper STB, home networking
  • Fixed long pending issues that affected revenue, provided linux kernel related help and kernel config/core/modules tweaks for various initiatives.
  • New Technologies: complete implementation of sms and edge from stb, presented two more - accepted later and implemented by others. Unfinished implementation for jit compilation of java in stb vm. Helped proactive teams achieve optimal results.

FreelanceOctober 2005 - January 2006

  • Attempted mobile micropayment upstart, failed in time to market.
  • Desktop software (RCA - Real Cause Analysis) for Sentinel events (

AndaleApril 2004 - October 2005

Engineering owner of "Andale Lister Pro" and all desktop client software

FreelanceSeptember 2003 - April 2004

Projects taken:

  • Constituency management software for Viplav communications.
  • A module for Video capture and streaming (in Pascal/Delphi) over IRC. For a contractor based in Germany.
  • Desktop software for document Scanning and posting via mail/ftp/http. For a contractor based in Germany.
  • Web based payment system - using a payment gateway, payments made through telephone numbers. Used internally by Archer Internet Services:

Brickred (

  • Web-based Portfolio Management System: over DDE, Reuter's desktop software
  • Efficient IFilter for tiff/jpeg format images.
  • Oracle IPayment plugin.

InduslogicDecember 2002 - September 2003

Prototyped first ever web-service interface to Solomon CRM system

My stack


Product Discovery, Team management, Strategic Planning, Software Design, Product Ownership, Leadership, Digital Strategy, Digital Product Development, Consulting, Business Analysis, Analytics, Algorithms, Distributed Systems, Technology Strategy

IT Infrastructure

Network Security, Cloud Computing, Linux, LINUX Kernel

Analysis methods and tools

Agile Methodology



Embedded and Telecom

Telecommunications, Innovator, Embedded Linux Kernel, GPGPU


Embedded Systems, Android


CUDA, Python, C/C++, Java


SaaS, System Architect, Software Development, Integration

My education and trainings

Global Executive MBA Europe 2021 - INSEAD2019 - 2021

Bachelor of Technology, Mechanical Engineering - Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur1998 - 2002

Secondary School (10th) - Netarhat Residential School1992 - 1996