My Journey into Product Management
How a mecha-robot anime led me to becoming a product manager
My journey into tech and product management started with an anime about robots called Gundam Seed. After every high school summer, I indulged myself with a rewatch of the series. I was obsessed with “Coordinators”, an advanced race with the ability to pilot mecha-robots. My obsession eventually led me to join my school’s robotics team as a programmer. I wanted to be a robot programmer.