Husband: Prasidh Krishna
|Profession(s)||• IT professional
|Known For||Being the wife of the Indian cricketer Prasidh Krishna|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 4”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
|School||Carmel High School, Bengaluru|
|College/University||• Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore, Tamil Nadu
• Questrom School of Business, Boston University, United States
|Educational Qualification(s)||• B. Tech. in computer science and engineering at Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT)
• MBA in digital technology and innovation at Questrom School of Business LinkedIn - Rachana Krishna
|Relationships & More|
|Marriage Date||8 June 2023|
|Engagement Date||6 June 2023|
|Husband/Spouse||Prasidh Krishna (Indian cricketer)
|Parents||Names Not Known
Some Lesser Known Facts About Rachana Krishna
- Rachana Krishna is an IT professional, who is the wife of the Indian cricketer Prasidh Krishna. She works as a product manager at Dell Technologies.
- She belongs to Bengaluru.
- While studying at VIT, Rachana actively participated in the student council. She did an internship as a marketing business development intern, where her primary responsibility was to establish and promote the OYO rooms brand in Vellore.
- She received Ishan Goel Gold Medal and Best Outgoing Student Award at VIT, Vellore.
- Rachana became the University topper in computer science engineering and received the gold medal for her outstanding performance at VIT College.
- During her time at Questrom School of Business, she held leadership positions in various student-led clubs. As the vice president of the BizTech Club, she played a crucial role in its activities and initiatives. Additionally, she served as a graduate advisor for the Product Vision Club, providing guidance and support to fellow students involved in the organization.
- From December 2015 to May 2016, Rachana worked as an intern student at Microsoft for six months.
- In May 2016, she joined Mahindra Comviva as an Android development summer intern. Her focus was on working with the Zerch app, which offered online coupons.
- In January 2018, she began to work as an intern at Cisco in Bengaluru. In June 2018, she joined Cisco as high touch operations manager – customer experience 1. She was appointed as a product manager in February 2019. In April 2020, she was promoted to high-touch operations manager – customer experience 2. In September 2020, she left her job at Cisco.
- She became the founder of DigiZine, an EdTech company in January 2019. According to her LinkedIn profile, DigiZine dissolved in December 2020.
- In September 2020, Rachana began working part-time as a venture scholar at G51, a boutique venture firm located in Boston, Massachusetts.
- In June 2021, she completed a three-month internship as a digital product intern at CVS Health.
- In January 2022, she worked as a corporate strategy and M&A intern at BitSight.
- She joined Dell Technologies in Austin, Texas, taking on the role of a product manager in July 2022.
- She won the You Inspire Award while working at Dell Technologies.
- Several Indian cricketers such as Shreyas Iyer, Jasprit Bumrah, Devdutt Padikkal, and Krishnappa Gowtham, were present at Rachana’s wedding ceremony in 2023.
- In 2023, Rajasthan Royals purchased her husband, Prasidh Krishna, for Rs 10 crores in the mini auction for IPL season 16; however, he had to be ruled out of IPL 2023 due to a stress fracture.