Vivek is an electronics engineer, who has 25+ years experience, designing telecom equipment. His work includes designing telecom gear for India's premier telecom company, Tejas Networks, where he was a founding member. Teaching and building high performance teams are his passion. He now devotes time between running his NGO “Eating The Sun”, and teaching. He is a passionate proponent of renewable energy and electric vehicles. He loves to tinker and build interesting experiments for learning.
He holds six patents, and one personal patent for a solar pump.
He has a masters degree from IIT Delhi and a bachelors degree from NIT Calicut.
Vivek will facilitate a 4-day Elective on "Engineering a Solar-Powered Water Pump" for the GenWise 365 students in Bangalore, in Feb 2019.