Who Am I
- I am a software professional.
- Specifically, I am Director of Product Management and Strategy, work for Oracle, in the area of Business Intelligence. My areas of focus are data visualizations, geo-spatial analytics, and mobile BI. In the past I also brought to market the BI Office product.
- I live in Bangalore, and this city has been my home for more than 10 years.
- I am an Indian, but have lived in the United States and Canada also.
- I am a Hindu, follower of the Sanatan Dharma. I believe in the right of everyone to follow and believe in their own religion, or to not believe in any religion if they so wish.
What Is My Philosophy
What I believe in can perhaps be summed up by this verse from the Brihadaranyaka Upanishad:
As our desire is, so is our will.
As our will is, so are our acts.
As we act, so we become. [4.4.6 Brihadaranyaka Upanishad]
To more about me you can try these options:
- Blog: I also write a blog. That is available on this site, at blog.abhinavagarwal.net
- Reviews: I read. A lot. I write reviews about the books I read. You can read some of my reviews at Amazon.com here.
- Photos: I enjoy photography, and have been doing amateur photography since 1996. I have put up some of the better photographs I have shot on my blog.
- Resume: Professionally speaking, I have an uptodate resume on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/in/abhinavagarwal.
- Twitter: I end up ranting about a lot of other stuff. And Twitter is the place for that. @AbhinavAgarwal is my Twitter handle.
- I like Hindi music; and I listen, a lot, to Mohd Rafi.