Dattatreya (Datta) is a techie and a storyteller at heart. He started his professional career in 2007 as a software engineer and today, works as a culture & technology transformation coach for Philips, responsible for transformation of individuals, teams, organizations and Businesses globally, at Philips.

He has completed my Bachelor of Engineering from R V College of Engineering, Bangalore, Karnataka, in 2007, a master of science degree in Yoga from Annamalai University, and is a certified yoga practitioner from Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana (S-VYASA) international university. He is also a certified competent communicator, competent leader and a leadership adviser from Toastmasters international organization.

Apart from his day job, colleges across India reach out to him to help them with technical and motivational workshops and sessions for both students and staff. So far, he has conducted many workshops/seminars, storytelling sessions, science experiment workshops, personality development workshops, essay writing workshops etc. throughout India.

To his credit, he has 2 filed patents, many national level paper submissions and publications. Grateful to his upbringing by loved parents and thankful to the guidance of elders and well wishers of the family, since young, he was keen on giving back to the community. He has mentored many engineers, participated in volunteering activities with institutions like Yogashree (a yoga wing of Hindu Seva Pratishtana), Mentor together, led book distributions to students, uniform distribution, scholarship distribution etc.

In his free time, he loves to spend time with his family, learning from his wife and twin kids (daughter & son), explore Indian Epics and enjoys telling stories.