An entrepreneur and investor for more than twenty years, Sharad has founded, grown and sold businesses in diverse areas including building materials, real estate and automotive components. For the last five years, Sharad has been focused on building his own residential real estate business, and invested in and mentors two early stage businesses in the Laundry and LED lighting solutions space.
In his own businesses, Sharad was responsible for business strategy, developing and launching new products, planning and executing expansion of various facilities, fund raising, and recruiting and motivating key people.
Although he is a full time hands-on manager at his own real estate business, Sharad is passionate and excited about working with young entrepreneurs, especially in the areas of strategy, operations, and managing people, and dealing with challenges while scaling up. Sharad would describe himself as a “Business Doctor”, and enjoys assisting entrepreneurs tackle everyday challenges. He knows how to take the heartache out of growing a small business and sustaining a successful business through difficult times.