Ankur Patel

San Francisco

Ankur Patel is an experienced web and mobile application developer specializing in iOS with a passion for making cool and innovative consumer apps. Ankur is a generalist who has worked with a variety of programming languages like C, C , Java, Objective-C, C#, Ruby and Javascript. He has held multiple roles in big firms like IBM, Oracle and Goldman Sachs and has been successful at all of them due to his drive to learn and to push technology to its limit. Ankur's mix of front end and back end engineering skills were the reason for the successful execution of the Bar of the Day, a startup that he co-founded with a fraternity brother and won First place for it in the RIT48 startup weekend competition. Ankur is curious about new technology and is a fast learner who can work on multiple projects at the same time. His passion to keep current with the latest technology has led him to work on a lot of side projects, one of which is called snapquest http://snapquest.me, a photo streaming site that pushes photos to users browser as they are taken on Instagram along with their locations. Ankur has also achieved a variety of awards including wining First place in the Rochester Institute of Technology's 22nd Persuasive Speech Content. Being an active member and brother of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity has helped him shape into the individual he currently is. He believes that anything can be achieved if one has passion in what they do and is persistent in achieving their dreams.

  • Work
    • MyTime.com
  • Education
    • Rochester Institute of Technology