Yash is born and brought up in Bombay (Mumbai). He holds a master's degree in Computer Application (MCA) from K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research (KJ SIMSR) in 2010. Prior to joining Miles he had a few years experience in developing Java Web Applications in the travel and manufacturing domains. Yash worked with agile methodologies with clients based in Germany and Belgium.

In his spare time Yash read books, play video games (FIFA) and catches up on his movie list. He is a Manchester United fan and has also done cycling in Leh-Ladakh and completed a trekking expedition in the Himalayas. Yash is a huge sci-fi fan and is interested in Life, the Universe and Everything.