Sindhu Rajasekaran was born in Madras, India. Trained as an engineer, she became a writer and obtained a master's in creative writing from the University of Edinburgh. Her debut novel Kaleidoscopic Reflections was nominated for the Crossword Book Award in 2011. Her fiction has been published in the Asia Literary Review, Elsewhere Lit, Kitaab and Muse India, and appeared in anthologies. Sindhu is also a filmmaker and communications strategist. She produced an award-winning Indo-British feature film Ramanujan in 2014, has written scripts and helped various start-ups and corporates tell their stories better.