Shashank is a Partner with PwC India and is the Govt. Strategy & Transformation Lead Partner and the Aerospace and Defense leader for the Indian firm across lines of service. He led PwC India’s Strategy practice for 10 years, integrating and leading Strategy& post its acquisition. He helped found PwC’s Growth Market Center in Singapore. Shashank has extensive strategy experience, focused on growth strategy, market entry, international expansion and business transformation projects. He has worked in Aerospace and Defense, Industrial products. In recent years he has focused on government capacity building and large-scale employment creation in India. After a B.Tech from IIT Delhi, Shashank joined Schlumberger, with stints in different parts of the world for 7 years. He has an MBA (Hons) from IMD Lausanne, post which his consulting career commenced. Shashank is the author of "India – journey through a healing civilization", by Harper Collins India. He founded Jagriti Yatra and Jagriti Enterprise Center – Purvanchal, which focus on enterprise-led development.