I received my B Sc (1997) and M Sc (1999) degrees from Government College, Kota (currently Kota University) and Ph D from IIT Bombay (2007) before eventually serving as Lecturer, BITS-Goa. I later joined Goa Institute of Management as an Assistant Professor and then moved to Syntel Inc. where I was member of the Quantitative Finance team as a Manager. After a journey of two successful years, I joined IIT Jodhpur as an Assistant Professor in the year 2010. Apart from a number of other awards, I was also awarded Gold Medal for securing highest marks in all Sciences in M Sc and the Best Faculty Award by IIT Jodhpur in the year 2014. My research interests are in Machine Learning, Forecasting of Financial Data, Analysis of Categorical Data and Healthcare Data.