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A passionate techie

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About Me

A Computer Science graduate from IIT Delhi, I am passionate about leading teams in designing and developing technical systems that impact people.

A avid reader, endurance athlete and a firm believer in multi-disciplinary learning.

My Philosophy

Actions define outcome

People are not born great, passion and hard work make them.

My Articles

Log Structured Merge (LSM) Trees
Mutual Exclusion
Hash Table in Distributed System
Solid : Design Principles - 3
Design Principles - 2
Design Principles - 1

Cricket And Leadership
Management, Prisoners Dilemma and the Tragedy of commons
Leaders and constructive critisicm
Rivigo,Leadership Principles and Choices
Leadership in Engineering

Dream and Development Process
Delivery and Estimation
Agile and Project Management

Books in short
Running and The Body
Belief and you

Willpower vs Strategy: My story from couch potato to half marathon
Illusion and Interviews

Glimpse of the problem being solved at Rivigo

Book recommendation from 2020
Staying at home and bachelors
Observations of the Mind
Future of remote work

Code Complete by Steve McConnell
Head First Design Patterns by Eric Freeman
Distributed Systems: Principles and Paradigms by Tanenbum & Van Steen

Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek
The 80/20 Principle: The Secret to Achieving More with Less by Richard Koch
The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups by Daniel Coyle
Organizational Behavior by Stephens P.Robbins, Timothy A.Judge, Neharika Vohra
The Coaching Habit Say Less, Ask More & Change the way you lead forever by Michael Bungay Stanier
The Dichotomy of Leadership by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin

Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari
Back Stage by Montek Singh Ahluwalia
Collapse : How societies Choose to Fail or Survive by Jared Diamond
India After Gandhi: The History of the World’s largest Democracy by Ramachandra Guha

Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Influence : The Pshychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini
Behave : The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst by Robert M. Sapolsky
The Black Swan : The impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The Biggest Bluff : How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win by Maria Konnikova
The Biology of Belief by Bruce H. Lipton

How Not to Die by Michael Greger
Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker
Don’t loose your mind, loose your weight by Rujuta Diwekar

Rashmirathi by Ramdhari Singh Dinkar

A breif history of time by Hawking Stephen
The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins
Algorithms to Live By by Brain Christian

Endure: Mind, Body and the Curiously Elastic Limits of Human Performance by Alex Hutchinson

Generic Non Fiction
Poor Charlie’s Almanac by Charles T. Munger
India’s Most Fearless by Shiv Aroor

Complete work of Swami Vivekananda by Swami Vivekananda
Adiyogi : The Source of Yoga by Sadhguru
Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
Siddhartha : An Indian Tale by Hermann Hesse

Animal Farm by George Orwell
Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less by Jeffrey Archer

Professional development: Improve yourself, always
Strategic Management



Half Marathon
Completed Times : 7
Personal Best : 2:40:27

Personal Best : 1:11:27


Metric Century (100 km)
Completed Times : 2

Last updated at 17-Oct-2021