Thriving business people around the world are quite familiar with the name Suresh Sharma, Founder and Managing Partner for Open Range Capital Partners. That’s because for decades, Mr. Sharma has been successfully energizing and growing companies across the globe. He’s also riveted audiences as a renowned speaker on investment and innovation. He’s captivated readers as a prolific author, having penned multiple books on entrepreneurship. Now, as Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Open Range, he’s focusing his acute instincts and remarkable proficiencies on early growth technology companies here in the U.S. Undoubtedly, his pool of enthusiasts continues to grow.
Suresh obtained his vast expertise with years of hands-on experience setting up manufacturing and sourcing facilities in 18 different countries. He’s a masterful leader, having spearheaded five major technology and operational initiatives and four different startup ventures, generating several billion dollars of value. His experience is seemingly boundless, having contributed to the energy and aerospace sectors, as well as emerging technologies in healthcare, defense and manufacturing. Today, he continues his breadth of influence, holding an on-going Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Mr. Sharma was also a Co-Managing Partner of Arcis Capital Partners and spent many years at GE where he applied his aerospace expertise to create best practices. He received his Master’s in Aerospace from the University of Florida and the Air Force Technical College in India.
Suresh Sharma is a globally-respected leader, an entrepreneurial trendsetter and a true game changer when it comes to knowing how to disrupt traditional industry with effective systems and insightful innovation. No wonder so many think the world of him.