About Me



It’s me, Zahid. Pronounced Za-Head. Welcome to my piece of mind, my blog.

Geek by nature, accountant by education, and blogger since 2006. I have seen quite a bit, read quite a bit and from time to time, said quite a bit.

On this blog I talk about my life, social media, start-ups, apps, blogging, taxes, business and occasionally about things that don’t make sense to me. I do throw in some random topics once in a while, you have been warned.

I was born in Karachi, Pakistan but grew up in Dubai, U.A.E and moved to California in 2002 to pursue my Bachelors. Life had a plan set out for me and towards the end of my educational endeavor, I met someone and we decided to settle down. I now live in the city of Santa Clara, the heart of Silicon Valley, with my wife and son.

When I am not working on corporate tax returns as a “Big 4″ tax accountant, I like to play with my son, visit new places, try my hand at photography, read technology news and sleep if I can.

You can contact me by submitting the contact form or sending me an email at zhlilani[at]gmail.com.

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