Nikhil Purwaha is a product leader who has been building innovative products for over five years. He is currently Director of Product, Platform, and Shared Services at Upwork. Before this, he spent over seven years as part of the team at Amazon. He joined the company as a Product Quality Business Analyst in 2014 as part of the company's Transaction Risk Management Systems group. Over the years he was promoted multiple times until he reached his final position with them as Technical PM Manager. He also previously worked as a Senior Programmer at Accenture.
Nikhil earned his Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from the Thadomal Shahani Engineering College at Mumbai University. He also holds an MBA with a focus in marketing from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.