Dr. Adya Sharma has more than 20 years of professional experience. She worked with leading trade house of India for more than 10 years as Senior Marketing Manager before joining the academic world. She has now been associated with Symbiosis for almost 10 years. She was Head-Marketing department at Symbiosis Institute of International Business before joining Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies as Deputy Director.
She is also a regular corporate trainer and has conducted training sessions/ modules for various corporate including Goldman Sachs Women Entrepreneurship program, Amdocs, Godrej ,McDonalds, Tata motors Development Centre among others. She has various case studies to her credit and some of them are available at European Case Clearing Centre now known as Case Centre. She has also written research papers in reputed journals including Scopus indexed journals. She has also been the second supervisor for Master thesis of students conducted under Berlin School of Economics and Law, Germany. Her areas of research include Consumer Behaviour, Sales Management and Services Marketing. She is PhD, NET qualified, double Post Graduate and an alumni of St Stephens College.