A distinguished alumnus of the prestigious IIM Bangalore, has had not just a highly successful but also a highly impactful life. In his various innings as author, trainer/mentor & entrepreneur, having cracked the CAT an incredible 20 times with several 99.9+ percentiles, he is an inspiration to millions. As one of the top selling Indian authors of the last decade on various web portals like Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal etc. – his books from McGraw-Hill on CAT and UPSC preparation have had a wide ranging impact on the youth of the country.
A much loved trainer, teacher and mentor to lacs of students – Arun Sharma has had a hand in the creation of thousands of success stories amongst his students – whether you talk about helping them become IAS officers or IIM graduates.
Founder – Direction One Consulting. MBA from IIM Bangalore with over 21 years’ experience as a business consultant & leadership coach with clients like Amazon, Legrand, Asian Paints, Arvind Mills, ICICI Bank, Cargill Foods, Godrej, Mahindra, Aditya Birla group and more. Consulted with manufacturing, FMCG, IT, pharma, internet, and building construction. Visiting Faculty with SPJIMR, Mumbai, and panelist at IIM Bangalore interviews for over 5 years.
Ex-Faculty IIMB and visiting faculty for multiple premier Indian institutions including IIM Indore, IIM Udaipur, and IIM Ranchi, IIIT Bangalore and Global institutions in USA, UK, South Africa, and Europe. Business leadership role in tech Majors like Tech Mahindra, HCL and an accomplished leadership learning facilitator across areas like data science, learning, leadership, and growth strategy. Successfully set up multiple enterprises across manufacturing, hospitality, healthcare, education, and non-profit sectors. An acclaimed performance coach and leadership mentor who has helped international sports persons, mid and top leadership and young achievers excel and achieve superior results in their pursuits.
An alumnus of IIM Bangalore, and a best-selling author with McGraw Hill for books on Verbal Ability for Aptitude Exams like CAT, CSAT, UGC NET, etc. She has been actively involved in teaching online and offline for the last 20 years. She has been training students with Mindworkzz, CP-New Delhi for CAT, PO, CLAT and conducts online sessions for students all over the country.
A communications skills expert (trained under the famous Sabira Merchant), she has provided training in famous corporate houses and anchored many shows both on the Television as well as live.
She instills in her students the confidence to gain command over the language and become effective in all spheres of life – be it aptitude or speaking.
Her book for CAT is the national bestseller in its domain.