Sunil Sharma

Chief Operating Officer at Paytm Payments Bank

Sunil Sharma has extensive work experience starting from 1993 with the Government of India, where they served as an Indian Revenue Service officer until 2020. During this time, they held positions such as Commissioner of Income Tax and Additional Director of Income Tax, gaining expertise in tax systems and administration. From 2010 to 2014, they served as the CEO of Gramin Vikas Trust, focusing on rural livelihood improvement and women's empowerment. In 2014, they joined the Income Tax Department of India as Commissioner of Income Tax, Directorate of Systems, and later transitioned to the role of Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Paytm in 2022. Currently, they are the Chief Operating Officer at Paytm Payments Bank. Before joining Paytm, they worked at Aaas Finsights as a Finance and Tech Specialist, scouting for investment opportunities in companies utilizing transformative technologies. Overall, Sunil Sharma has a diverse background in finance, taxation, and corporate development.

Sunil Sharma has a diverse education history. In 1982, they completed their XII in Science from Kendriya Vidyalaya. Sunil then pursued a Bachelor's degree in civil Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering between 1986 and 1990. Following this, Sunil attended Delhi College of Engineering again for Hydrology and Water Resources Science from 1990 to 1992, although no degree name is provided. Finally, in 2007, they attended the National University of Singapore, where they obtained a Master's degree in Public Management.


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