We’re only as good as our team, and they’re a pretty awesome team. Whenever we bring on a new team member, we like to introduce them (see all of our past team member introductions here). This month, we introduce you to our newest member of our team, who had worked with us on a contract basis to help us analyze our business processes, but is now working for us full time: Business Analyst Prasoon Kumar.
Name, and title and (to quote Office Space) “What would you say you do here?”: Prasoon Kumar, Business Analyst. As the designation suggests, my role here is to recommend the best ways to improve people/process efficiency so that we can bring in more values and happiness in other’s life.
Hometown and how did you end up where you are? I belong to a small town Hajipur in India and moved to Delhi 14yrs. ago with a dream to make career in IT field. Since then, I am here in Delhi NCR region and enjoying my life.
How did you end up at Weston? Due to current Pandemic situation, I had to leave my previous organization, so I was looking out. Luckily, I got to see an advertisement of this opening in one of the job portal and after exploring about Weston I applied for this position.
Favorite part about Weston? I really like the intent and vision of the organization. We are more people oriented and we really enjoy helping others and bringing happiness in other’s life and it means a lot to me as an individual.
What do you do for fun in your spare time? I like watching horror Hollywood movies with light turned off 😊
What do in your spare time that nobody would guess? I usually spend good times in exploring things over the net and do online courses/certifications, so mostly people cannot guess the guy like me can enjoy playing mobile games even.
If you could witness any event past, present or future, what would it be? I really want to witness the inventions that AI/ML/DS and other technologies uphold and can bring the positive changes in everyone’s life.
What chore do you absolutely hate doing? Cleaning something that gets dirty very soon 😊
If you had to pick one word to describe yourself, what would it be? Inquisitive. I really love to learn and that’s why Google is my friend.
If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet? My childhood friend who died mysteriously. I do not know what happened to him.
Choose a movie title for the story of your life. It’s not produced yet so let’s check the next question 😊
If there is a movie to produce about your life, who would play you and why? Tobey Maguire, he can justify my character as he fits in studious and funny both the roles.
What do you want to be when you grow up? An influencer, motivator, problem solver.
If you could have any one superpower, which would you choose? Being an invisible who can fly is something that I will really enjoy.
What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done in your life? It might sound quite common but unknowingly I had attended someone’s unknown party but luckily did not get noticed.
If you could trade places with any other person for a week, famous or not, living or dead, real or fictional, with whom would it be? Visiting different glaciers in Alaska with my wife.
If you woke up tomorrow as an animal, what animal would you choose to be and why? Panda, just because I started liking “Panda” after watching some movies and “We Bare Bears” cartoon.
How do you get your caffeine? Mostly as expresso.
What’s the strangest talent you have? I can product at least 50 times knuckle cracking sound in one go.
If you were on an island and could only bring three things, what would you bring? Enough Food to eat, my cellphone with several power banks and a boat to return.
Where’s Waldo? He is there in red and white striped shirt.
A penguin walks through that door right now wearing a sombrero. What does he say and why is he here? He is my pet and reminding me to have a quick break to refresh myself.
If I opened your fridge, what would I see? Depends on if its week start or weekend.
Here’s $20. What are you going to do with it? Can start a business by buying a domain name with a couple of months web hosting.