Endorsed Friends

Last Updated: July 2024

Talented friends I can endorse for their work – either because I’ve worked with them or know them socially.

I’m happy to connect you with them if you’re looking to hire or collaborate with them, with double opt-in from both sides.

Endorsed Engineering Talent

NameSkillsRemarks/NotesEndorsed By
Rohit BhardwajData EngineerWorked with him at verloop.io, solving analytics problemsNirant
Harsh GuptaGeneralist Backend engineer, Search, LLMs, Data Augumentation and PipelineEx-JPMC, Helpshift, GSoC mentor and student. Built felvin.com one of the first no-code tools for building AI applications, raised angel investments for it. Know him socially.Nirant
Dhruv AnandSearch Consultant, VectorDB & LLMex-CMU, Google & Meta Know him via the GenerativeAI CommunityNirant
AnudeepML EngineerWas the category winner at the GenerativeAI HackathonNirant
KshitijML Engineer-Sudarshan
Kumar ShivenduProduct engineer with interest in Devtools, Search & LLMsBuilds auth devtools at SuperTokens, he was the dev behind this blog. Update: Has joined Qdrant.tech after the endorsement!Nirant

Endorsed Non-Engineering Talent

NameSkillsRemarks/NotesEndorsed By
Eepsita GuptaSaaS PositioningHas worked with the likes of Capillary, Vymo, DHL. Know her sociallyNirant
Nivedita PrabhuBrand, Advertising & MarketingMollen-Lowe Lintas, Ogilvy & inMobi alum, dear friendNirant
Shubhi SaxenaEngineer-turned-early-Product: PLG, Pre-Sales, Sales or MarketingWas an anchoring and energetic friend for the GenerativeAI DeepHack which we did together. Update: Has joined Quizizz in the Product Management OrganizationNirant
Preet Singh KhalsaGeneralist ExtraordinaireEx-CRED, Accel, Update: Has moved to VC firm EQT in Europe after the endorsementNirant
Heer ShingalaB2B SaaS MarketingKnow her sociallyNirant

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Speakers, Mentors and Jury for GenerativeAI

These are folks whose functional skills have been endorsed by me. I don’t have a personal relationship with all of them, but I’ve seen their work and can vouch for their skills. Please feel free to reach out to them for speaking, mentoring or judging opportunities.

NameOrganisationDesignationSocial Link
Usha RengarajuExa ProtocolChief Data ScientistLinkedIn Twitter
Srujana MeruguAmazonPrincipal Data ScientistLinkedIn
Soumyadeep MukherjeeDashtoonCo-FounderLinkedIn
Soumendra DhaneeVJT IncChief ScientistLinkedIn
Shubha ShedthikereSwiggySenior Manager - Data ScienceLinkedIn
Shruti RijhwaniGoogle AIResearch ScientistLinkedIn
Shreya JainSimplPrincipal Product ManagerLinkedIn
Shankar NatarajanMicrosoftPrincipal Product ManagerLinkedIn
Priyanka BhattWalmart Global Tech IndiaSenior Manager II, Data Science, Conversational AILinkedIn
Pratyush KumarSarvamAICo-founderLinkedIn
Pratik DesaiKissanAICo-founderTwitter
Mansi GuptaGoogle WorkspaceSoftware Engineer on LLMsLinkedIn
Manisha RaisinghaniaLogiNextCo-FounderLinkedIn
Lavanya TekumallaAiFonic LabsCo-founderLinkedIn
Lalit PagariaOraikaCo-FounderLinkedIn
Heer ShingalaIndependent ConsultantMarketing ConsultantLinkedIn
Heena BansalInMobiSenior Data ScientistLinkedIn
Dr. Sumod MohanAutoInferCo-FounderLinkedIn
Divya TakJoyous StudioCo-founder/Creative ArtistLinkedIn
Dev AggarwalGooey.aiCo-founderLinkedIn
Chirasmita MallickG2Principal Data ScientistLinkedIn Email
Aparna GuptaMicrosoftPrincipal Software Engineer ManagerLinkedIn
Aishwarya GoelInferlessCo-founderLinkedIn