Biography

Rahul is a Hart Leadership Program Coordinator and Media Specialist

Rahul is a first-year graduate student at Duke University pursuing his Master’s in Engineering Management. He is originally from Hyderabad, India and has previously graduated with a Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in 2020. Upon graduation, he worked with Klimb.io, an Indian startup as a Product Manager.

Rahul also served as Founder President of E-Cell GRIET, the first and only Entrepreneurship Club at his undergraduate institution, where he led a team of 20 students to promote student-led startups in his college. His interest in leadership and passion to serve student community has led him to work with Sanford as a HLP Program Coordinator and Media Specialist.

Rahul is interested in Social Entrepreneurship and in creating products that simplify people’s lives. He believes that empathy is the key to tackle any problem. Outside work, he loves cooking Indian food, listening to different types of music, and simply wandering in nature.