Sudhakar Gupta

Sudhakar Gupta

Operations Research and Information Engineering
Applied OR


MEng Concentration: Applied OR
Anticipated Graduation Date: May 2016
Areas of Interest: Management Consulting, Public Sector Modeling

Sudhakar is currently majoring in applied operations research at Cornell University. He graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Instrumentation and Control from Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology (NSIT), Delhi in 2013.

As a business analytics associate at ZS Associates, Sudhakar was actively involved in the end-to-end delivery of business solutions related to the adoption, trial and usage of pharmaceutical products in the U.S. and European markets. He was responsible for setting up data analysis, deriving insights, and creating client ready deliverables. This experience exposed him to the exciting world of consulting and prepared him to take on more challenging roles in the future.

During his time as an undergraduate, Sudhakar was engaged in a diverse set of activities. He chaired the NSIT Quiz Club, co-founded an online book rental service, and led a team of students who acted as marketing consultants for a major book retailer in Delhi. His volunteering experience at Ubud Writers and Readers Festival in Indonesia exposed him to a host of international cultures. He looks forward to working in a similar environment with diverse, intellectually stimulating people.

After graduating from Cornell, Sudhakar wishes to apply his analytical skills to solve real-world problems, preferably in the public sector.