Balaji has a MS in Computer Science from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and currently finishing up his MBA at Babson College. Babson ranks the world's #1 business school for Entrepreneurship.
He has 7+ years experience trading in stocks and has worked as a financial analyst for a boutique investment firm, besides working as a student fellow at a top venture capital firm in Boston. Balaji has also worked for 4 years at Microsoft Redmond as a Software Developer. In the past 4 years, he has served in a leadership role at multiple startups. In the summer of 2013, his financial technology startup got selected into the Jumpstart Foundry program and got seed money from the investors there.
Balaji has been an active blogger for the past 8 years and has over 14000 followers on Quora - a popular Q&A site. http://www.quora.com/Balaji-Viswanathan-2
Balaji's primary expertise lies in finance, business development and coding.