Prateek Arora is a technology entrepreneur and product developer with over 6 years of experience developing digital products ranging from mobile applications, search engines, web portals to cloud computing and enterprise SAAS software.
Prior to founding Buildsys, Prateek was a co-founder at Twine Tree, one of India's first online art and illustration marketplace. Prateek has also worked as Software Development Engineer at Microsoft in Redmond, WA. Highly successful in his stint at Microsoft, Prateek worked on and shipped a range of diverse products such as Bing Apps, Windows Phone, MSN and Microsoft Teams.
Prateek holds two degrees - a Bachelor's of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering and a Bachelor's of Science degree in Computer Science Engineering - from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Included on the Dean's list for all 8 semesters, he was recognized for sustained academic achievement and graduated with University Honors (Bronze Tablet).