Summary: I have been a Drupaler since Drupal 4.7 days! I have been involved in building over 200 Drupal projects worldwide. I have trained hundreds of developers and several corporate teams to bring them on Drupal platform. I have been a part of the core team at Acquia that built Drupal Certification. I have been a speaker at two DrupalCons and several DrupalCamps.
Currently, I manage Acquia's Global Drupal Certfication program.
Details: I have over 23 years of work experience, including 20 years in various web & mobile technologies & 11+ years on Drupal platform.
I am an international speaker and Drupal trainer. I design, develop and conduct Drupal training programs. Over last 3 years, I have conducted over 40 Drupal training workshops in 15 cities and 4 countries.
I am a key member of the core team that developed and launched Drupal certification program at Acquia. I currently manage Acquia's global Drupal Certification Program.
I am a versatile Web & Mobile Technology expert and his areas of experience and expertise include most aspects of Drupal framework based web solutions, including solution design, site building, development, theming, performance tuning and hosting infrastructure management.
In past, I was founder director of aadii.net, a specialist Drupal based web & mobile solutions company based in Pune, India. Under my leadership, aadii.net successfully delivered over 250 projects for clients from 12 countries in 4 years.
I am an active member of Drupal community and contribute regularly to the community by way of online & offline activities.
I was a Speaker at DrupalCon Amsterdam 2014 and a trainer at DrupalCon Asia 2016. I had been an expert speaker at several Drupal Camps in India (Pune, Mumabi, Delhi). I have participated in DrupalCon Barcelona 2015, DrupalCon New Orleans 2016 and DrupalCon Dublin 2016.
In past I have contributed 2 themes, 1 module & several handbook pages on drupal.org.
Personal: In personal life, I am a writer, a poet and a shortfilm maker! I have authored a book titled ‘i-baap’ (literally meaning i-Dad). My Marathi poetry website sadha-sopa.com (my forst Drupal project!) has received over 250,000 visits from all over the world since 2006 and has been covered in various new media over the years. I perform a poetry recital program named ‘Anandacha Gaav’ (literally meaning 'a village of happiness') since 2002 and had performed at various cities including London, Pune, Mumbai etc.