Sharad co-founded Spectrum with Sanjaya Kumar Gupta in 1995. He is responsible for Spectrum’s partnerships, broader business relationships, thought leadership, and diversifying its product offerings while maintaining a strong culture of innovation. In addition to the day-to-day-operations, he looks after people development. He has been deeply involved in innovation and product offerings, be it in recruitment or contracting. Prior to founding Spectrum, Sharad worked for the Computer Garage group where he was instrumental in setting up their Novell Certified Training Centres in India. He was responsible for getting the country’s first CNIs. Sharad is a commerce graduate with a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from XIM – Bhubaneswar. He specialized in Marketing and Finance. Sharad loves to travel.