Sharad Heda

Sharad Heda

Chief of Staff
Bengaluru, India

Sharad Heda has held a multitude of leadership positions at Microland, including COO, CFO, CEO-Global Tech Support, and President-India & Middle East, and been an architect of Microland’s transformation journey for the last three decades.

In his current role as the Chief of Staff at Microland, Sharad provides oversight and guidance to meet the company’s mission and long-term goals, mentors senior leaders, and leads high-impact cross-functional strategic initiatives.

An IT industry veteran with over 35 years of experience, Sharad has Vice-Chaired NASSCOM’s IT services council, a think tank that works with policy makers, industry leaders, and academia to shape the future of India’s IT industry, for two years. He has also been supporting social causes in the education sector for several years.

Sharad has been an assessor (1996-99) for the prestigious CII “Excellence in Business Management” program that evaluates and selects the Best Managed Corporate entities of India. As a certified CEO Coach, Sharad is an advisor to deep tech startups and is heavily invested in mentoring tomorrow’s leaders.

Prior to joining Microland, Sharad worked with Wipro for 9 years in multiple roles across the Sales and Marketing domain.

Sharad is a Gold Medalist in Electronics Engineering from VNIT Nagpur, and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.