Senior Engineering Manager @ O(1) Labs
Aneesha is an Engineering Manager at O(1) Labs. She has over 15 years of experience, starting as a Software Developer in Test at Microsoft where she lead a number of virtual teams. She left engineering and moved to a sales role at IBM but missed building things so moved back to Engineering with Groupon where she jumped back and forth between IC Technical Lead and Management. Simultaneously, she moved to Santiago, Chile in South America. There she moved to the startup, uBiome where she founded the QA department. After relocating back to the U.S. she moved into a Quality Engineering Manager at Okta. From there she transitioned into her current role as an Engineering Manager at O(1) Labs, a cryptocurrency startup, where she leads multiple engineering teams to help incubate the Mina Protocol.
Aneesha studied computer engineering at the University of Michigan where she received a B.S.E and M.S.E. She is on the board of directors of /dev/color and has spoken at GHC 2019, GHC 2020, Dev Color in Motion and local GHC events.
Aneesha is passionate about empowering individuals to live their best lives, building space for women and people of color to thrive in the tech industry and building systems that promote wellness and the whole self.