Prashanti Talluri, a postgraduate in computer science with a major in Artificial Intelligence, was born in Chandigarh – India, brought up in Pune-Mumbai and spent over twenty years working in Bangalore as one of the omnipresent members of the IT industry.
She is an avid technologist with industry-backed experience of more than 20 years in Software Engineering and Management with expertise in areas of Systems programming, Fusion Middleware, Business Intelligence, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Microservices, Agile development, Big Data and Internet of Things. She worked in multiple Fortune 100 companies such as Oracle, Credit Suisse and Honeywell during her career and also is a member of the advisory board panel for Amity University. For the previous ten years, she was a leader in management, with the latest job as the site lead for Honeywell’s India Software Centre.
Writer, Poet, Artist
Keenly interested in writing, poetry and art, she has published many articles and poems in The Times of India and Indian Express and has written for university and internal company publications.
In 2019 she debuted as an author and illustrator with this first novel (The Core Fulcrum) of a series, an amusing but gripping saga of magic and mystery revolving around cats and kittens. These novels are for both: the young, and the young-at-heart.
She led many initiatives throughout her student-life and career. As a student, she conducted several summer camps and mentored children on story-writing and art. As the cultural secretary of the university, she was a founder of its annual festival. At Oracle, she was the president of the Employee Club and the key spokesperson for the Asha campaign—a social volunteering initiative. At Credit Suisse, she was the country head of Diversity & Inclusion, having worked directly with NASSCOM for events.
She lives in Bangalore with her spouse and school-going twins. When she is not coding, writing or painting, she spends time either baking, gardening or cycling.