Anirudh is a Research Associate with Takshashila's Technology and Policy programme.
An engineer by training, Anirudh holds a degree in Electronics and Instrumentation with a minor in Philosophy, Economics, and Politics from BITS Pilani (Goa).
An avid amateur historian and artist, he is a frequent contributor to various publications on Medium.com as well as writing for the Deccan Herald and the New Indian Express. He also teaches history at Unacademy.com.
Anirudh's research covers a wide array of policy questions related to emerging technologies, ranging from social media and democracy to gene editing, network theory, and geopolitics.