Working style: warm, creative, detail-oriented, supportive
What I love about my job: I love helping people introspect their lives, recognize underlying threads and to help paint an authentic, vulnerable, and compelling picture of who they are, why they are and what they will be.
Sumant is a current student at the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business. He has an undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from RV College of Engineering, Bangalore. Prior to business school, he spent 4 years in Operations & Strategy at Cisco. Sumant led multiple projects in Cisco’s supply chain (Ranked as the #1 global supply-chain by Gartner) through expertise across inventory management, manufacturing network design, supply chain analytics and business transformation. He managed a $1.5B inventory portfolio across 17 manufacturing locations spread in 4 continents. Sumant also led Hackathons and Innovation/Design workshops in USA, Norway, and China.
Outside of the corporate world, Sumant is a lead guitarist in the world-renowned band Project Mishram. With >400,000 streams/views across platforms and a 15-day tour of the UK under his belt, Sumant enjoys using his creativity across multiple avenues. He has released a full-length album and 4 singles with Project Mishram to critical acclaim - featuring in "The Rolling Stones" magazine, multiple national and international TV programs, podcasts, and global interview features ranging from Germany to Japan.