Uday Khandelwal, Research Associate
Uday, 27, is a consultant at Vernalis. Currently, he leads the IT and Systems division at Vernalis.
He has a bachelors degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology and subsequently an M.S from University of California, San Diego (UCSD) in Signal Processing. While in the U.S, he worked with names like Fitbit and Novatel Wireless.
Volition to become an entrepreneur and work in areas close to human development brought him back to India. While in India he had a short stint with a non-profit called Make a Difference at Bangalore. There, he worked in their technology team and volunteered to teach underprivileged kids on weekends at one of their shelter homes.
His search for something at the confluence of entrepreneurship and human development brought him in touch with Vernalis. He joined at the beginning of 2017 as a research associate and has quickly become an integral part of the Vernalis team. One of his initiatives included anchoring a vendor selection process for the ICF certification of Vernalis’ senior consultant team. He is an integral part of the tech-related projects at Vernalis. He also has expertise in organizational related activities for assessment, development projects at Vernalis.
As an individual, Uday possesses equanimity, calm demeanor and balanced outlook towards life. Outside of work, Uday is an avid runner, he has run several half marathons and aims to better his race time every time he hits the track. He likes traveling and volunteering for social causes.