A usability and interaction design evangelist with over 7 years of product management experience at creating and launching web products.
- Product Management
- Adept at creating products with focus on minimal interfaces and strong user experiences
- Mobile Web Technologies
- Exhaustive knowledge of web and mobile development and design methodologies
- Tech Evangelism
- Internationally experienced public speaker and conference organiser
- June, 2011 - Present
Sr Product Manager, Bubble Motion Pte Ltd - Singapore, Singapore (http://www.bubblemotion.com/)
Product Manager behind Bubbly — a voice based social platform for celebrities.
- Oct, 2010 - Present
Co Founder, Extra Thought Pte Ltd - Singapore, Singapore (http://www.extrathought.com/)
Silent partner at the Singapore based User Experience Design Consultancy.
- Nov, 2010 - May, 2011
Product Manager, buUuk Pte Ltd - Singapore, Singapore (http://www.buuuk.com/)
Incharge of new delivering new in-house mobile products and also mobile applications for some of the biggest businesses in Singapore. Managing products on all major mobile platforms including Apple iOS, Android, Blackberry & Windows Phone 7.
- Sep, 2007 - Apr, 2010
Product Manager, Opera Software - Oslo, Norway (http://www.opera.com/)
Took charge of the new products and contributed to the biggest innovations by the company in the past 4 years, including:
- Opera Unite: Led three successful internal releases, co-ordinated the final public launches and managed the Product Marketing team; clocking way more downloads than anticipated (numbers internal).
- Opera Widgets: Delivered mobile widgets specifications used for the final product.
- Opera Mail: Negotiated deals with partners and delivered guidelines for product redesign.
- Jan, 2007 - Jan, 2009
International Liaison, The Web Standards Project - Chandigarh and Bangalore, India (http://www.webstandards.org/action/ilg/)
Established and maintained the Indian chapter of International Liaison Group for The Web Standards Project (WaSP) aimed at the growing developer community.
- Jun, 2006 - Sep, 2007
Web Evangelist, Opera Software - Chandigarh and Bangalore, India (http://www.opera.com/)
Started and led the Developer Relations department in India. Evangelised and educated developers on open web standards. Was the main spokesperson for Opera Software at a number of events; including:
- Jul, 2005 - Apr, 2006
President Web Development/Engineering, CueBlocks Technologies Pvt. Ltd. - Chandigarh, India (http://www.cueblocks.com/)
Started the web development and SEO company with 2 partners and handled all web development related projects.
Last updated: Mar, 2011
- Aug, 2001 - Jun, 2005
Bachelor in Technology of Computer Sciences - Punjab Technical University (India)