Dr Shivam Sharma

Director-Strategy & Partnerships

Shivam has over 14+ years of passionate professional experience in various domains of Innovation in Agriculture and Biotechnology and mastering the art of heading towards agri- revolution with specialization in Precision farming, Strategic research & advisory. Currently, he is working as Director- Strategy & Partnership, at Absolute which is a path-breaking Plant bioscience & Frontier Digital Ag-Tech Company on a mission to Build a Better World – for People, For Planet. He is leading the Global initiative named “Absolute Innovation Platform”. This platform unlocks transformational partnerships led R&D to grow more and better food throughout the world. Previously, he was heading Corporate driven FPO scale-up initiatives under CII- FACE as Deputy Director with the interventions of Startup and helping them scale. Also worked at Centre for Agriculture Development; ICAR- IARI under Min. of Agriculture, Govt. of India with an objective for promoting agri- innovation and up-scaling AGTECH startup ecosystem globally. He is also a recipient of the prestigious MASHAV Scholarship from Govt. of Israel for the International Research & Development program from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot Campus focussing more on ICT, Agtech, Drones and Precision Farming along with his B.Tech/ M.Tech/ Ph.D/ MBA in International Business