Abhishek Lal is passionate about building products that customers love! Currently he is a Senior Program Manager with the Windows Azure Service Bus team. A Developer at heart, he drives the API design, messaging features and partner engagements for the team. From the first release of Microsoft .NET to most recently shipping Windows Azure Service Bus he has been part of several teams within STB. He joined Microsoft after completing his Master's in Computer Science from University of Southern California. In his 10+ years with the company he has been on engineering teams in SDET, Test Lead and Developer roles.