Rahul joined appssavvy as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in late 2010. As CTO, he is responsible for all technical development across appssavvy and leads global technology teams encompassing product development, infrastructure and engineering.
Most recently, Rahul served as CTO of KickApps, a leading social publishing platform, where he led over the last five years the company’s technology initiatives and teams, and provided strategic technological guidance for new products and features, platforms and services, and network build-outs. Rahul’s experience spans nearly 15 years and includes senior technical positions at financial institutions, including Citigroup and Deutsche Bank.
He specializes in architecting highly scalable social media platforms and enterprise-class software systems. Rahul is fluent in Java and PHP based open source web application frameworks and also an expert in new technologies, including Facebook, Android, and iPhone app development.
He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from the University of Mumbai and earned his master’s degree in computer science from Fairleigh Dickinson University.