Studied Computer Science at University of Cambridge,UK.
Was a British Chevening scholar.
Studied for a masters in Mathematics at the
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, India.
Was a recipient of performance based (top 1% of the class) merit scholarship at IIT Madras.
My early brush with Theoretical computer science: summer school at a wonderful place:
The Institute of Mathematical Sciences(MATSCIENCE), Madras, India
Worked in London , UK, developing software for a property-loan grading application for one of UK's top retail banks.
Worked in one of the research labs of the Telecommunications and Networks Group, the TeNet group at IIT-Madras, developing Indian language interfaces for the Linux operating system, doing a lot of C programming and kernel hacking. This project was part of an effort to bridge the digital divide by taking technology to the rural masses
Worked for a software development firm: Mahindra British Telecom.