Hi, I'm Nilkanth. I live at the intersection of Design and Code.

I'm particularly interested in design systems, frontend frameworks, and how to make modern web apps beautiful and blazingly fast.

past work


Co-Founder, design and frontend engineering at the YC W19 company.

See Work


Designer turned engineering manager for our design system.

See Case Study

New York Times

Intern and then editor on the Graphics Team

See Work


This site is made possible by some incredible open-source utilities. Development happened on VSCode using TailwindCSS, NextJS, and Google Fonts. Deployments were a breeze because of Github and Vercel.