Anil Kumar is the founder and CEO of Jodi365.com, a growing matchmaking platform for quality Indian singles. He has over two decades of varied experience as a code developer, researcher, consulting engineer, activist, entrepreneur, and angel investor.
Anil is a graduate and Institute Blue of the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. He holds a Master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Iowa and a PhD in computational hydrodynamics from the University of Michigan. He earned an MBA from the Chicago Booth School of Business, where he was one of two graduating students to receive the Dean’s Award of Distinction.
In a new episode of The Federal’s ‘Indian IT Services Vs Products’ series, we had a wide range of topics to discuss, including his transition from computational hydrodynamics research to founding a differentiated matchmaking platform, business models, dealing with the uncertainty of COVID-19, and what it’s like to have a superstar for a sibling.
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