Balaji Viswanathan

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Writer

Balaji Viswanathan, Valady Viswanathan[1] Balaji Viswanathan (Tamil:பாலாஜி விஸ்வநாதன்; Devanāgarī: बालाजी विश्वनाथन); is an Indian writer, author, entrepreneur and engineer[2] who presently lives in Bengaluru. He is popularly known for his answers and posts on the question-and-answer site Quora.[3] He has been the top-writer (on Quora) of the year(s) 2013, 2014, 2015 2016 and 2017 with over 20 articles published on Forbes, Slate, Business Insider and other places.[4] He is the author of From Tryst to Tendulkar: The History of Independent India, a book on the history of contemporary India[5]

Career

Balaji is the founder of NalandaU,[6] CEO & co-founder of Be Limtless Inc[7] and Zingfin.com. He joined Microsoft after graduation as Software Design Engineer in Test. Presently, he is the VP of products at Invento and product manager at Black Duck Software.[8][9]

Quora

Balaji has written more than 3,535 answers and has 278,867 followers on Quora as of March 10th, 2017,[10] which makes him the most followed person on Quora. His articles have been published on Fatherly,[11] Time, Slate, Forbes,[12] The Huffington Post,[13] Fortune, Newsweek, VentureBeat, Inc, Business Insider, Quartz, BGR, Softpedia, and Thought Catalog.

References

  1. "Balaji Viswanathan's full name". Quora. https://www.quora.com/Did-Balaji-Viswanathans-parents-name-him-after-the-famous-Maratha-Peshwa-Balaji-Vishwanath-1713%E2%80%931720-or-am-I-wrong/answer/Balaji-Viswanathan-2. Retrieved March 5, 2017. 
  2. "Balaji Viswanathan". Quoracast. http://quoracast.com/balaji-viswanathan-mbas-entrepreneurs-and-india/. 
  3. "Meet Balaji Viswanathan, the Quora rockstar..". Light House Insights. http://lighthouseinsights.in/meet-balaji-viswanathan-the-quora-rockstar-with-more-than-24k-followers-a-million-credits.html/. 
  4. "What Should Everyone Know about Balaji Viswanathan?". Quora. https://www.quora.com/What-should-everyone-know-about-Balaji-Viswanathan. 
  5. "From Tryst to Tendulkar: Balaji Viswanathan: Amazon". https://www.amazon.in/Tryst-Tendulkar-History-Independent-India-ebook/dp/B00RGWAFAK. 
  6. "NalandaU at Crunchbase". Crunchbase. https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/nalandau. 
  7. "Company Overview of Be Limitless Inc". Bloomberg. https://www.bloomberg.com/Research/stocks/private/snapshot.asp?privcapid=260630454. 
  8. "Balaji Viswanathan – LinkedIn". LinkedIn. https://www.linkedin.com/in/balajivi. 
  9. "Balaji Viswanathan – Crunchbase". Crunchbase. https://www.crunchbase.com/person/balaji-viswanathan. 
  10. "Balaji Viswanathan - Quora". https://www.quora.com/profile/Balaji-Viswanathan-2. 
  11. "Balaji Viswanathan – Author at Fatherly". Fatherly. https://www.fatherly.com/community/balaji_viswanathan/. 
  12. Balaji Viswanathan. "Why is Dropbox worth more than 4 billion". Forbes. http://www.forbes.com/sites/quora/2013/02/07/why-is-dropbox-worth-more-than-4-billion/#6881c28d2213. Retrieved 8 September 2016. 
  13. Balaji Viswanathan. "Behind the scenes of monsters: A Quora guide to Pixar". The Huffington Post. http://www.huffingtonpost.in/entry/behind-the-scenes-of-mons_b_3572938. Retrieved 8 September 2016. 

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