Alex Khadiwala

Alex Khadiwala

Head of Engineering at InsurGrid

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    I love technology. And when used for good, it can be used to create interesting, useful, and wonderful things. My goal in the past, now and in the future is to contribute to the building of systems or applications that can achieve all of the above. Technology can help us connect with people, make us more efficient, keep in touch with our loved ones, discover new ideas or concepts, and simplify our lives, all of which make us happier humans. In the end, when everything we do is boiled down to its most raw form, we realize that happiness should rule all above. For me, that happiness comes from pursuing what I enjoy, and that is technology. And as it is something that I am passionate about, it is the successes, whether small or large, that make me happy. I also love music, whisk(e)y, and food.

    About me

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    Seniority

    3 Years

    Hierarchy

    Executive

    Industry

    Consumer Goods
    Insurance
    Retail

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    How to Handle Different Goal-Setting Systems

    11 May

    Alex Khadiwala, Head of Engineering at InsurGrid, discusses the importance of choosing the goal-setting system one can commit to and how managers can approach that versatility of systems.

    Goal Setting
    Productivity
    Engineering
    Helping Juniors Level Up

    5 May

    Alex Khadiwala, Head of Engineering at InsurGrid, shares how setting clear expectations early on helped him level up his juniors more rapidly.

    Coaching / Training / Mentorship
    Juniors
    Career Path
    Engineering
    How to Develop an Engineering Working Agreement

    5 May

    Alex Khadiwala, Head of Engineering at InsurGrid, speaks of his efforts to develop an engineering working agreement and how the participative nature of the process can ensure commitment.

    Team Processes
    Engineering
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    Experience

    Head of Engineering

    InsurGrid

    Jan 2021 - current

    Joined this early stage insurtech startup to lead and build the product and engineering teams

    VP of Engineering

    Society6

    Mar 2019 - Jan 2021

    Provided strategic, technical, and organizational leadership to the engineering team at this online retailer that helps artists sell their artwork to consumers

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