Shashikant has deep experience working on operational strategy projects in deals environment, especially program management for divestitures, supply chain network optimization, post-deal value capture, synergy estimation, and synergy cost validation, operations and IT due diligence. Further, he has worked on operations excellence projects related to enhancing productivity, cost optimization, financial transformation and conduct market research to understand product feature needs. He has rich experience in Consumer / Industrial products, healthcare, and technology products across the US, UK, India and Australia markets.
Before this, he has worked with PwC as a Senior Associate for 3.2 years in the deals and operations strategy team. He has also done an internship with GCN Associates and Zimmber while pursuing his post-graduation from NITIE. He has worked on a sales growth strategy for one of the healthcare clients in India and has rich program management experience in operational separation (divestiture) of a $4B company from a $16B company in the US where he performed procurement due diligence to identify synergy opportunities worth $2M for a door manufacturing company based out of the US. He has performed supply chain and cost savings due diligence for technology clients in the US to validate synergy estimates worth $26M for people and non-people costs. He has also performed IT due diligence for an Australian electric utility company to understand the target’s application portfolio and integration complexity with the buyer’s IT systems.
In his free time, he loves to travel and finds peace amidst the woods. His goal is to reach the farthest places of this earth and enrich the lives of people he meets during this endeavor with happiness. He loves to read mythological books and binge-watch. He has participated in CSR events related to teaching kids of Pratham and Samarthanam schools based out of Bangalore.
MBA, NITIE, Mumbai
Certified Supply Chain Analyst, ISCEA (US) | Lean Six Sigma green belt, KPMG.