Shashank leads the India practice of Strategy&, the strategy consulting team at PwC. He has helped CEOs and boards with a variety of growth, diversification, and market entry issues. He has provided expert consultation to multiple organizations in the industrial products, aerospace and defence, automotive, retail and consumer, and telecommunications industries.

Shashank is also the Lead Partner for PwC’s Growth Market Center in Singapore, which advises clients on concerns related to emerging markets. Shashank and his team recently led and published a report, “Future of India: The Winning Leap”, which explores what it would take for India to become the third-largest economy in world over the next 20 years. Shashank is also the author of “India: A Journey Through a Healing Civilization.”

Before becoming a consultant, Shashank was the CEO of a company he founded and led for 4 years. He started his consulting career at Schlumberger, and now has more than 20 years of consulting experience. He worked in the UK for Accenture and Deloitte.

Shashank has a B.Tech from IIT-Delhi and an MBA with honors from IMD Lausanne.