Joydeep is co-founder and CTO at cloud data processing startup Qubole. Before starting Qubole - he worked for a number of years at Facebook where he boot-strapped the data processing ecosystem based on Hadoop and started the Apache Hive project in open source. He started his career working on database and file systems at Oracle and Netapp and cut his teeth building data-driven applications as the lead engineer on Yahoo's in-house Recommendation Platform. Aside from building software, Joydeep is passionate about creating great and sustainable organizations and has advised numerous early startups like Fyle, Hasura, and Rudderstack. He's lives with his wife and two children in Bangalore, India having relocated back from the Bay Area in 2011.