Friday, June 08, 2007

How Ajit Balakrishnan discovered Soumen Chakrabarti

Ajit Balakrishnan, CEO of, recounts the story in a Business Standard column titled World Class -- In Our Backyard. [Here's the same article at, where Soumen's surname is spelled correctly].

In case you are wondering, Soumen Chakrabarti is a faculty member in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIT-B. He has some perceptive photo-essays here, here, and here; there's more in his links page.