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Ankit Chaudhary- BITS to Director of PM at Paytm

Ankit Chaudhary- BITS to Director of PM at Paytm



We had the opportunity to converse with Ankit Chaudhary, an amazing individual                from the BITS Pilani Class of 2009, who is a B.E in Computer Science graduate. He worked as a Sales Engineer at Fiorano, before going on to do an MBA from SP Jain               School of Global Management. He was also a part of many budding startups. He was a Senior Product Manager at Microsoft for more than 3 years before joining PAYTM as a director of Product Management. He achieved all these feats with a lot of rigor and passion in just a matter of 4-5 years.


Mr. Ankit Chaudhary’s journey of success began with his education at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, armed with a strong academic foundation and an unwavering drive to excel, he embarked on a career path that would lead him to remarkable heights. After graduating from BITS Pilani, Mr. Chaudhary’s career took off with a series of pivotal roles in various organizations. His early experiences allowed him to gain a deep understanding of the technology and product management landscape, setting the stage for his future accomplishments.

He worked at Facebook as a Business Analyst and Community Operations as Associate to improve user satisfaction and reduce abuse on the site through data-driven insights, before actually shaping his career as a product manager. That’s when he joined Microsoft in a product role as a Senior Product Manager where he developed with his expertise in knowledge graph.


His time at BITS played a crucial role in developing his leadership and managerial skills. One of the most significant milestones in Mr. Chaudhary’s career was joining PAYTM, a leading player in the Indian fin-tech industry. He is currently working on the consumer app and some interesting ways to improve services and offerings on PAYTM.


Mr. Chaudhary is not only a successful product manager but also a thought leader in the field. He emphasizes the importance of customer-centric product development, innovation, and leveraging technology to create user-friendly solutions. His mentorship and support for budding entrepreneurs and product managers inspire many. In the world of technology and innovation, individuals like Mr. Ankit Chaudhary stand as guiding beacons, illuminating the path to success.


His journey, from the hallowed halls of BITS Pilani to the position of Director of Product Management at PAYTM, is nothing short of remarkable. Mr. Chaudhary’s story reflects the transformative power of education, determination, and a relentless pursuit of excellence. We are reminded that with vision, hard work, and a dedication to innovation, we can all aspire to reach greater heights in our careers and make a positive impact on the world around us.