Abhishek Sharma is a Partner at Oliver Wyman, one of the world’s largest strategy consulting firms, based out of their Dubai offices covering the Middle East, Africa and India markets. He has spent the last 15 years of his career working with corporates and governments across the world, advising on economic development, business strategy, investment and innovation topics. He often writes and speaks on topics of economy, employment and related innovations. In current times he has directed his attention to the impact of COVID-19 on economies and workplaces, how this would evolve in the post COVID-19 world and what can companies and governments do in response. He is originally from India, married, with two children. His background prior to his consulting career is as a VLSI design engineer followed by an MBA in Finance and Strategy.