Placements @ BITSAA - People
Meet the people behind the "Placement @ BITSAA" initiative:
Dhivya Venkatachalam ('98) – Initiative Lead
I go by the name of “Divey”. I am B2 Grad from BITS (1998 – 2002). I later did Software Systems from Pilani (Like all of us here, am very much in love with our Insti)…Currently, I work with the Enterprise Solutions division of Infosys as a Consultant. I love to travel (have a job very conducive to that), though extreme sports and adventure trips are beyond me. I read, write, paint, sketch and click as a hobby. A dreamer would probably describe me Best :-)
|Sherin Kurian ('04) - Communications|
Sherin is currently working as Associate Analyst in Oracle India. She did her graduation in M.Sc. (Tech) Information Systems from Goa Campus. She is also the founding secretary of Information Systems Association on campus. She was a member of the editorial team of Sizzling Sands (annual campus magazine) and first on-campus Team Lead for Sandpaper. Apart from the assoc activities, she enjoyed being a member of the Arts and Deco club and Dramatics Club during the initial years. Worked as the founding co-ordinator of 'Abhigyan'- a mission to impart education to the construction labourers and their families.
Vishrut Shukla (’05) - Technology
Vishrut has been active with BITSAA at BITS, Pilani - Goa Campus right from establishment to shaping the way it works in campus today. He has served the Association as the Founder Jt. Secretary and then took over as the Secretary of the BITSAA Executive Committee (Goa Campus). One of the initiators of the BITS Embryo project at the Goa Campus back in his second year, he has been awarded by the Director, (Late) Prof. T. C. Goel for coordinating the activities of the Centre for Software Development till his 7th semester. He loves designing and was administrator of the Goa Campus website and student servers right from his first year onwards. When he is not busy managing his various organizations and teams on-campus, he likes to listen to Hindi music and chat with friends on fiery topics. Vishrut, who is currently pursuing his final semester as PS-2 in Yahoo! Bangalore shares a dream alike everyone here in making BITS, Pilani the most sought-after institute in the world!
|Himanshu Rautela ('05) - Coordinator (Goa)|
Himanshu has been associated with BITSAA since the formation of the on-campus team at Goa and is currently the Secretary of the BITSAA Executive Committee at the Goa Campus. He has also been working for the BITSEmbryo Project since its launch in the Goa Campus in Jan ‘07. He has been an active member of the Placement Cell for over a year and is presently the Placement Coordinator for the Mechanical Department. Himanshu, who would be graduating in June ’09 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering did his PS-2 at Modelytics India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore and has an aptitude for data collection, interpretation, analytics and consulting. He is also an Advisor to the Organizing Committee of SPREE – the Annual Sports Festival of BITS, Pilani - Goa Campus.
Sushant Rakheja ('05) - Volunteer (Pilani)
I am Sushant Rakheja, currently pursuing B.E. (Hons.) Mechanical Engineering from BITS, Pilani - Pilani Campus. I am originally from Delhi and have done my schooling from Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram. I love playing most kind of sports which include squash, tennis, cricket, football and hockey.
Arpit Sharma ('05) - Volunteer (Pilani)
A Physics plus Electronics dual degree student, Arpit’s quite active in both academic and non academic domains. From a recent stint in Spain for his internship to coordinating club activities and youth portals on nationalistic issues at BITS, he tries to score the best in both the worlds. With keen interest in Management Consulting, he is currently working on issues related to rural development on which he has also been invited to give presentations at International Conferences.
Jeffrey Jose ('05) - Volunteer (Pilani)
Jeffrey is pursuing Electrical & Electronics Engineering at Pilani. He was the Publicity-in-Charge and WebMaster for EEE Assoc in his Second Year and Joint Coordinator for the Assoc in his Third Year. He is a part of Kairali Football Team and was involved with Apogee English Press, English Drama Club-Prod and Network Security Forum. He did his PS II at DreamWorks Animation, CA and will join them after graduation. He has sworn his loyalty to ManUtd, A R Rahman and Sachin Tendulkar. While he’s not listening to music, tweeting or designing, he’s probably out clicking or playing something.
Utsav Biswas ('04) - Volunteer (Pilani)
Utsav is currently doing his internship at Qualcomm India Pvt. Ltd , pursuing his Bachelors in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Masters in Physics at BITS, Pilani - Pilani Campus. While at BITS, he was CoStAAn, Dept. of Sponsorship & Marketing for APOGEE-2007, a core member of the English Drama Club and part of the Editorial Team at the EEE department. Apart from travelling, He enjoys acting and loves to read in his free time.
Shalini Dwivedi ('07) - Volunteer (Goa)
Shalini is currently pursuing Chemical Engineering at the BITS, Pilani - Goa Campus. She has been an integral part of the BITSAA and BITS Embryo Public Relations team for over a year. She has also been associated with Goa campus’ Cultural and Technical Festival (as an event manager). She was also a member of the Controls committee the inter-hostel festival, Zephyr 07. Also, working for the social initiative "Abhigyaan" for the past two years, she is enthusiastic about reading, writing, sketching and travelling.
Vineet Dhanawat ('07) - Volunteer (Goa)
Vineet is currently pursuing B.E. (Hons.) Computer Science at the Goa Campus and involved with BITSAA since 2007. He is currently the Joint-Coordinator of BITSAA – Logistics in Goa Campus. He is also one of the Network Representatives in Campus and a Core Member of Department of Photography. He likes spending his extra time playing with scripts, and on network security. He also loves dancing and watching movies.
Mohit Batra ('08) - Volunteer (Goa)
Mohit Batra is currently pursuing B.E. (Hons.) Mechanical Engineering at BITS, Pilani - Goa Campus. He loves listening to Hindi songs and loves to chat with friends. He is always ready to go out for a trip (short or long). He is very friendly and enjoys meeting new people. Mohit is a member of the Public Relations team for BITSAA at Goa Campus.
Aafreen Hasnain ('08) - Volunteer (Goa)
Aafreen is from the 2008 batch at the Goa Campus, at college she is a part of the Department of Finance and Asset Management, where she has to keep an account of the revenue being spent on various events during the college festivals. She is also a member of the controls committee (Information Management) of SPREE – the Annual Sports Festival of BITS, Pilani - Goa Campus. She is also an active member of the Public Relations team of BITSAA at Goa.
Shreya Singh ('07) - Volunteer (Goa)
Shreya is currently pursuing a dual degree in M.Sc. (Hons.) Biological Sciences & B.E. (Hons.) Electrical & Electronics Engineering from BITS, Pilani - Goa Campus. She is currently the Joint Coordinator for BITSAA & Embryo Public Relations at Goa Campus & is also involved in BITSAA International's Let's Promote BITS-Pilani initiative. She is also a Nucleus member of MATRIX which provides platform for a healthy discussion amongst the students & faculty. She loves sketching, dancing, watching movies & partying.
Shubham Agarwal ('05) - Volunteer (Pilani)
I am Shubham Agarwal residing in Bareilly and currently pursuing M.Sc. (Hons.) Physics from BITS, Pilani - Pilani campus. I have done my schooling from Amtuls Public School, Nainital. I was the Secretary of BITS Physics society in my 3rd year and the Secretary of Astro Club, BITS-Pilani. In my leisure time, I love watching football matches and listening to music.
Roshan Bondse ('04) - Volunteer (Hyderabad)
Roshan is currently pursuing a dual degree in M.Sc. (Hons.) Economics & B.E. (Hons.) Electrical & Electronics Engineering from BITS, Pilani - Pilani campus. He will be graduating in June-2009 and currently pursuing his PS-II at Qualcomm India Pvt. Ltd. At BITS, he was a core member of the Hindi Drama Club and has won prizes at OASIS and “Inbloom”. Computer gaming and acting are his passion. He is also interested in listening to music, playing Tabla and reading novels.
Gautam Dogra ('04) - Volunteer (Pilani)
I am Gautam Dogra, pursuing my dual in M.Sc. (Hons.) Mathematics and B.E. (Hons.) Computer Science from BITS-Pilani Pilani Campus. I am a resident of Jammu and completed my schooling at MIER, Jammu. I am currently working on my thesis, did my Practice Schhol-2 at Morgan Stanley, Mumbai and will be joining the firm after my graduation. My hobbies include playing cricket, reading, watching movies and sketching cartoons. I like spending time with friends and enjoy everyday as it comes.
Aqsa Mushtaq ('04) - Volunteer (Bangalore)
I am Aqsa Mushtaq, currently doing my internship at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Bangalore. I’m pursuing my Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering and Masters in Mathematics from BITS, Pilani - Pilani Campus. I hail from Srinagar and did my schooling from Presentation Convent School. At BITS, I was a part of the Hindi Drama Club. A voracious reader- my interests vary from Poetry to Literature, Fiction and Economics. A lover of nature- I enjoy capturing it too!! Traveling, listening to music and writing are my other interests. However my most cherished time is all the fun filled moments I spend with my friends and family.
Nikhil Mehta ('08) - Volunteer (Goa)
Nikhil Mehta is currently pursuing B.E. (Hons.) Chemical Engineering at BITS, Pilani - Goa Campus and is a member of Public Relations, Team BITSAA at Goa Campus. He is also an active member of EPAC club, and associated with all its activities. Besides, he was an integral member of Department of Controls in Quark'09 and Waves'09. His hobbies include listening to music, playing Badminton, and interacting with people of diverse fields.
Rohan Kansal ('05) - Coordinator (Pilani)
I am Rohan Kansal, final year student at BITS, Pilani - Pilani Campus, pursuing my B.E. (Hons.) in Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering. My hobbies range from philosophy and listening to music to writing and playing sports. I aspire to achieve the maximum everyday and I hope to repay my alma mater for everything it has given to me.
Armaan Sinha ('05) - Coordinator (Pilani)
I am Armaan Sinha hailing from Allahabad and currently pursuing B.E. (Hons.) Mechanical Engineering from BITS, Pilani - Pilani campus. I have done my schooling from Amity International School, Noida. In my leisure time, I like traveling, reading, writing, listening to music and playing sports.
Raghavendra Reddy ('04) - Volunteer (Delhi)
I am presently doing my PS-2 at National Council Of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) at Delhi. My 1st semester’s PS was at NSE, Mumbai. At BITS, Pilani - Pilani Campus, I used to take part in lots of B-plan competitions and I feel that Assocs played a huge role for me to plan a career in the world of economics and finance (coding wasn’t anyway my cup of tea )… In my 3rd year I was the editor of the Eco-Fin Association and also worked as co-ordinator for the Dept. of Security during the same year. My other works at BITS include hosting many assoc related games like FOREX , CORRIDA, etc etc. Some of my favorite pastimes included late night "ANC" sessions with fun filled lachas!