Shyam B BE1452 INDIA
I was born in New Zealand, grew up in Libya and India, and then moved to the UK, and then lived in the US for 10 years before moving back to bangalore in 2010. I am a physician and psychiatrist, and writer, and currently divide my time between India and the US. I speak English, Hindi, Kannada.
Rachael H BE1450 UNITED STATES
I'll be visiting Bangalore June 20-July 1st.
I've worked for 20 years as a software developer for a large multinational. I'm looking for an opportunity to live and work in Bangalore. There may or may not be an expat contract forthcoming via my company. Just in case, I'm interested in connecting with expat community in Bangalore. If possible I'd like to meet with someone from the expat community during the two weeks I'll be in Bangalore.
Yvonne T BE1449 SINGAPORE
General Manager/ Director
Heading a foreign design brand in Bangalore for 2 years. Worked in Singapore, Vietnam, China,India.Fluent in English and Mandarin.
Venkat D BE1445 INDIA
I had migrated to Bangalore from Melbourne Australia. Having lived in Melbourne for 16 years trying to find the right social networks for a smooth transition back home.
I would like to still continue my ties to Australia and expats from Australia due to my current investments in Australia besides friends and relatives in Australia.
Dianne C BE1443 INDIA
Zumba Certified Instructor
I have been visiting India for the past 5 years. i have retired as a flight attendant for united Airlines. I am now A certified Zumba instructor. I travel around the world coordinating instructor trainings for Zumba. I am also the marketing agent for Zumba for India.
I teach at various venues in Bangalore and Chennai
George V BE1442 INDIA
My wife Smitha I are Australian citizens. We returned back to our home country India last year after 20 years abroad living in Japan(12 years) and Australia(8 years). My career spans IBM(1 year), Hitachi(5 years) and Infosys(14 years). Now I'm Founder CEO of a software company while also pursuing private equity investments, media, real estate & the stock markets as well as hobbies which include Magic, Theatre, Yoga, Art of Living, Motorcycles and Dogs. Smitha and I speak English and Japanese.
Richard D BE1437 JAMAICA
I am on a 1 year assignment as head of
technology corporate banking coverage in
India for BNP Paribas. Moved here from NYC
Tajinder V BE1435 INDIA
Country Operation Head ABB
Managing country operations in India for ABB
Steven O BE1432 IRELAND
I work with Jameson Irish Whiskey as their Indian ambassador. Teaching the city of Bangalore about the whiskey and ensuring the launch into the Indian market goes to plan. I have Irish blood but no fixed abode. I moved here from Norway and prior to that lived in Hong Kong, New York, San Francisco and Beijing.
Jeff D BE1431 UNITED STATES
Manager - Network Engineering
Relocating to bangalore, from St. Louis, MO USA. Arrived first week of march, travel for work a bit last year spent a month in singapore and a month in london. Only speak English, Im hoping to travel around india and see as much as I can while I am here.
Thomas M BE1424 UNITED STATES
Vice President of IT Infrastructure
I work for a mutual fund company and am here on a 2 to 3 year assignement with my wife. It started 7 years ago as I hired my first team members in Bangalore and now I'm here to manage our operation. I've lived in Philippines, Netherlands and Japan on temporary assignments, and my wife has travelled quite a bit throughout SE Asia.
She speaks fluent Tagalog and English, my Tagalog is quite limited,and speak English. We enjoy the arts, her especially, and good wine and phsyical activities.
Anagha P BE1423 INDIA
Founder and Managing Partner
My name is Anagha, originally from Pune, India. After spending 11 years in Bangkok and then the US, am now based in Bangalore since 2008. I am in the translation and localization ( L10N ) industry and after coming to India have started my own venture in the same called Nativtouch Tech Solutions ( www.nativtouch.com). Bangalore being an amazing blend of folks from diverse cultural, professional and international backgrounds it will be very interesting to meet such people and interact with them. Speak French, Marathi, Hindi, some Kannada other than English.
Bob M BE1422 UNITED STATES
American recently arrived in Bangalore for two-year assignment overseeing a growing translation/localization company here. Previously I lived in Japan for many years and speak the language fluently.
Elly S BE1421 GERMANY
I am here for an assignment of around three years. I am working in Human Resources and just started my assignment in Bangalore four weeks ago. This is my first long term assignment abroad. I speak Englih and German.
I am interested in sports (especially Jogging) and like to travel. I would like to get to know new people with BEC to go out together and have fun.
Stella L BE1418 DENMARK
I arrived in Bangalore on the 15. of may 2011 and I am going to stay here for 3 years. I work with ITC Infotech as a Liaison Officer for Danske Bank.
For 30 years I have been a manager working in the IT business specially with BPR, TQM, ISO, knowledge Management and Dynamics AX (Microsoft product).
In my spare time I play bridge and badminton and I like to travel and hike and horse back riding.
Ryan D BE1417 UNITED STATES
I am a coffee trader working for ECOM Gill in Whitefield. I moved to India in January and my wife joined me in march. We are expecting a baby girl in September. I speak English and spanish and a few words in Arabic and Kannada. Originally from NY, USA but have travelled around the world as a Marine and doing nonprofit work as well as for profit coffee trading. My wife is originally Canadian but is an adopted NY'er.
Jeff S BE1416 UNITED STATES
We just moved to Bangalore from San Francisco 3 weeks ago for
my wife's job. As far as we know we'll likely be here for about a
year. So far we've been kept pretty busy by work (my wife Leah)
and repeatedly telling our 16 month old son to not to eat that (me),
but we're eager to expand our repertoire of activities.
Krishna M BE1414 INDIA
Born and brought up in Bangalore. Lived in USA for 19 years. Enjoyed meeting and working with people from all parts of the globe. Relocated to Bangalore in March 2011 to take up the position of Sr. Manager with Thomson Reuters. Can speak Kannada, Telugu, Hindi and English. Love to run long distance having completed 3 half marathons.
Bob K BE1413 UNITED STATES
Working since April to aid in establishment
of new IT group for corporation (Captive
model). Have traveled extensively in Asia
and South America, but this is first long
term assignment. Will be here for most of
2011. Play some golf, video games; enjoy
working out, reading.
Jacques D BE1412 FRANCE