Ramprasad Chinthekindi has over 16+ years of experience building Distributed Systems, Cloud, Storage, File Systems, Backups, Deduplication, SSD and Caching technologies. He holds a Masters degree in Computer Technology from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and has 22+ approved patents and a USENIX ATC paper publication.

Currently, Ramprasad is working as a software engineer at Meta (formerly Facebook) in California (USA), building the next-gen pub-sub distribution layer, powering Facebook’s data infrastructure. Prior to this, he led WhatsApp’s user data privacy features and built a scalable garbage collector for enterprise cloud backup products for Dell Technologies.