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Ashish Agrawal

Ashish Agrawal

VP of Engineering at MotoRefi

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Hello 👋
My next available slot is

  • Tuesday 14th Dec10:00 PM (GMT)

I am an agile engineering leader with 15+ years of experience leading engineering orgs and delivering on strategic initiatives. I love my role as a technologist, one who is always learning, and as a people manager and leader scaling orgs and cultivating high performing teams. I had the unique opportunity to be part of 2 successful IPOs - Medallia (NYSE: MDLA), Opower (NYSE: OPWR, acquired by Oracle) I started my engineering career as a software engineer, delivering engineering solutions to business problems and then gradually moved towards leading engineering teams to solve bigger problems. I believe in being a multiplier for my team, helping/guiding the team to do their best. I take pride in my work. Key capabilities: ▪ Experience establishing and scaling teams and organizations ▪ Hands-on "engineering manager" with a focus on engineering hygiene/operations/delivery while staying abreast of market and product needs. ▪ Experienced “people manager” leading cross-functional teams (60+) and building and retaining talented individuals. ▪ Comfortable leading full-stack teams: front-end teams (react/angular/graphql, node, modern html/css and mobile web frameworks) and back-end teams (using enterprise java, big-data and microservices/SOA). ▪ Experience leading large initiatives ($8 million budget) across web, mobile, social and cloud. ▪ Self-starter, entrepreneurial and agile, especially when dealing with ambiguity. ▪ Action oriented, results driven.

About me

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18 Years


Manager of Managers


Financial Services / Fintech
Energy / Clean Tech
Entertainment, Media & Music
Computer Software

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4 Key Tips for First-Time Managers Growing into Their Role

30 August

Ashish Agrawal, Senior Director of Engineering at Medallia, shares some great tips for all first-time managers who want to excel in their new role.

New Manager
Managing Managers: A Lesson in a Mindset Shift

30 August

Ashish Agrawal, Senior Director of Engineering at Medallia, highlights key differences between managing managers and managing ICs emphasizing the importance of a mindset shift.

Different Skillsets
New Manager Of Manager
How To Create a Successful Onboarding Plan for New Hires

30 August

Ashish Agrawal, Senior Director of Engineering at Medallia, describes how he created a well-structured onboarding plan for new hires that became a company-wide onboarding standard.

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