Akamai Certified

I have been using some of this lockdown time to knuckle down on attaining some certifications in the industry I work in. Not just for the knowledge of said product or service, but for the clout too. Not in an egotistical way, but to be… Read More »Akamai Certified


May 2017, fresh-faced and very privileged to have spent the evening with the then International President of Toastmasters, Mike Storkey, responsible for over 300k members in over 120 countries around the world. I was at the time the president of The Toast Rack, a corporate… Read More »Pies

Creativity in Crisis

Honoured to be a part of Tattva‘s latest publication; capturing 26 unique perspectives of key workers, parents, educators and youth. The publication is available in paperback and on Kindle. You can find more details at Let me know if you buy a copy, profits… Read More »Creativity in Crisis

VE Day as a British Indian

As we recognise VE day, what is amazing to me is that 1 in 6 British armed forces were brown-skinned. Considered expendable and therefore often the frontline, the valiant British troops regularly consisted of my undivided Indian ancestors. The largest voluntary army in history (wow)… Read More »VE Day as a British Indian

Sumit’s Food Diary

What started as a simple collection of my food photos, turned into an avenue of networking, sharing of ideas, tips for recipes and restaurant recommendations. You are what you eat and this is SUMIT’S FOOD DIARY

Vaani Speakers Academy

Vaani is a community-based platform upskilling speakers and professionals though spirited learning, growth and professional development. ​We empower our students to ask insightful questions, explore disciplinary boundaries, and confront conventional ways of thinking. As national co-ordinator for Vaani, it brings me great pride to be… Read More »Vaani Speakers Academy

Every Mind Matters

Today, at our annual Health and Wellness Fair, where benefit partners showcase their offerings, I presented on an internal resource made available at Rackspace. Alongside Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England, we have a national group of Rackers who have trained as Mental Health First… Read More »Every Mind Matters


Extremely grateful and privileged to Rackspace for rewarding me with a trip, with fellow Rackstars and Presidents, on a weekend in Krakow, Poland to enjoy tasty food, learn how to make dumplings, sightseeing and an excellent tour and meal in an underground salt mine. It… Read More »Krakow


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