Nishith, a graduate from BITS Pilani, holds a Bachelor's in Electronics, and Master's in Economics. He is a published author in the field of experimental physics and has pending patents in Machine Learning. He has been awarded the prestigious TiE Lumis Entrepreneurial Excellence Award, 2016. Prior to starting Locus, he was working with Amazon, building algorithms to counter credit card fraud and the science behind the AWS ML product. He is also the co-founder of RideSafe, a women safety initiative that uses cutting edge algorithms to provide a safe commuting experience.