Dr. Kailash Nadh

CTO, Zerodha

Dr.Kailash Nadh has a PhD in Artificial Intelligence & Computational Linguistics from the Middle sex university. He has been the CTO at Zerodha since 2013, where he co-founded its tech arm. Zerodha is now the largest stock broker, and one of the largest fintech companies, in India.

He has been a hobbyist software developer for close to two decades and writes codes everyday, building technology at Zerodha, and building and contributing to open source projects. He co-founded and volunteers at the FOSS United Foundation, a non-profit that promotes the open source software ecosystem in India, and Rainmatter, an initiative that works on climate change projects.