About Me

Manish SharmaManish Sharma is a dynamic and accomplished Technology Strategist with more than 21 years of experience in IT Software and Services industry. Currently working as a Principal PM Manager with Microsoft. Strong credentials in innovative solutions design & development including technology planning, deployment, product management and support.

  • Expertise in product management, project management, Greenfield program management, key account management, solution architecture, design & development, pre-sales engagement and global delivery management.
  • Demonstrated exposure in consultative selling, portfolio analysis, cost/effort estimation, project planning, risk management, customer relationship management and resource management.
  • Proficient in defining technology / solution roadmaps, conducting architecture & technical evaluations of projects and multi-million application development and maintenance outsourcing deals
  • Adroit in developing and executing technology, product and service engagements, enhancing productivity through process design, technology innovation and operational maturity.
  • Leveraging working exposure across various business domains including Insurance, Healthcare, Airlines Solutions, etc.
  • Efficient team player, combining sound communication, interpersonal, recruiting, negotiation and problem solving skills with analytical & leadership capabilities to enhance organizational performance.
  • Motivated Team Leader, adept in mentoring multi-locational and cross functional teams, imparting training on various collaboration tools and facilitating team members in attaining assigned objectives.
He has co-authored a book - HoloLens Blueprint 
(ISBN-10: 1787281949, ISBN-13: 978-1787281943)


Awards and Recognitions

  • Speaker @ Supplier Summit 2019
  • Speaker @ Cloud Summit 2017
  • Best Onsite Coordinator, 2014
  • Great People Great Performance (GPGP) Award, 2012
  • Microsoft Technology Guru Award, 2012
  • Speaker @ Services and Devices Symposium 2012
  • Speaker @¬†Microsoft TechEd Event in Bangalore, India 2011
  • Team Spot Award 2009
  • IP Innovator Award, 2008
  • Speaker @ Microsoft TechReady Event in Seattle,¬†USA, 2014, 2015
  • Speaker @ Microsoft Technovation Event in Hyderabad, India 2012, 2013, 2014