Shankar Sagare is a strategic, highly effective PMP (PMI certified) and CSM (Certified Scrum Master) Technical Project Management Consultant. With more than 15 years of extensive experience in systems implementation, client service experience, and out-of-the-box technical project management leadership, he has produced exceptional operational outcomes in IT across various sectors, including Banking, Financial Services, Research, Healthcare, and Education. He is skilled in moving people and multiple, complex projects forward, delivering integrated solutions that yield tangible bottom-line rewards. He has provided IT leadership across complex, multi-national environments and led IT implementations for enterprise solutions.
His strengths include leading a change, managing cross-functional teams, executing projects with $10M+ budgets, and providing leadership for integrating business-appropriate risk management techniques. He is an advocate for the continual process improvement of Agile, waterfall, and software delivery processes and practices to ensure improved efficiency of resources. He has gained extensive experience with leading companies/organizations, including FINRA, Hewlett-Packard (HP), Bank of America, Marlabs Inc., and Electronic Data Services.
Shankar holds an MBA from The University of Maryland, College Park Robert Smith School of Business. He also holds an M.TECH in Biomedical Engineering from The Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai and a BE from Shivaji University, India.