More About Rahul Sharma
Rahul Sharma leads the Public Affairs division and helps shape advocacy programmes for clients across a range of sectors, including technology, FMCG, chemicals, energy, aviation, education, and banking. Besides stakeholder engagement, policy advocacy, thought leadership and executive positioning, he has experience in political and government communication. He has also been closely involved in developing crisis management strategy for some of the Fortune 500 companies. In his earlier role with the firm, he was responsible for developing the content strategy for various clients which he firmly believes forms the core of any public affairs campaign.
Rahul is a former journalist and has worked with leading national and business media brands. He was part of the team that launched Lok Sabha Television, India’s first 24-hour parliament channel. During his stint with the channel, besides anchoring marquee shows, including the Union Budget, and reporting on political and legislative matters, he produced a documentary on renowned British-born Indian architect Laurie Baker. He has also worked with Mint and The Financial Express.
He is a graduate in economics from University of Delhi and a postgraduate in broadcast journalism from Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi. He also holds a Certificate in Public Policy from Centre for Civil Society (CCS). Rahul is guest faculty at Lady Sri Ram College (LSR), University of Delhi. He is a member of National Council of IIMCAA and its former General Secretary.