Rupa Patel works at Microsoft as a Marketplace Analytics Manager in the Bing search group. She has been at Microsoft for 10 years. Prior to this Rupa worked in various roles analyst and managerial roles at Amazon and as an analyst at Morgan Stanley. Originally from Chicago, Rupa attended high school in Louisiana before going to college at MIT. Rupa relocated to the Puget Sound region 1998 where she lives in Bellevue. Rupa has a passion for travel and has enjoyed exploring extensively across Europe and Asia. She and her husband took a four-year hiatus in between her time at Amazon and Microsoft to travel the world. They now live in Bellevue.