Dr. Suneel Sharma

Professor & Associate Dean

Area: Digital Business

Dr. Sharma started his career at Jindal Iron & Steel before moving into academia. His academic affiliations include ICFAI Business School; Lancaster University Management School; and SPJIMR, Mumbai.

His areas of interest are Data Visualization; Business Intelligence; Emerging Technologies like Cloud, IoT, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Robotic Process Automation. He is an empanelled adviser to Government of India for policy making in the areas of E-governance and Digital India initiatives. Dr Sharma has also been a consultant to the SriLankan Government on many of their developmental projects.

Dr. Sharma’s doctoral thesis ‘Methods and Computational techniques in Indian Stock Market Operations’ has come for wide appreciation in the area of computational finance.

With a heart to give back to society, Dr Sharma regularly serves society through various rural education initiatives, community development programmes, and students' social projects.

Fond of adventure sports, he obtained Glider’s Pilot License and received medals in swimming.

Educational Qualification:

  • Post-Doctoral studies in Certified Academic Practice at Lancaster University, UK.
  • Ph.D., Management Studies, Rajasthan University, India
  • Post Graduate Certificate, Entrepreneurship, IIM Bangalore, India
  • M.Sc., Management Information Systems, BITS Pilani, India

25 years of leadership development

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