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Desh Deepak Sharma
Desh Deepak Sharma

Desh Deepak Sharma

Deputy General Manager

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd

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Could you tell us briefly about your family background?
Son of a true honest social worker from Lucknow UP.
Changes In The Professional Environment:
Young generation in our time was more hard working and honest to the organization. Today this young generation is ambitious, want to get everything quickly but without hard work.
Job Profile:
I'd joined M&M to put a Minituber Production Facility at Himachal Pradesh in 2008 which is now in operation successfully. Now I'm responsible for production/procurement of early generation seed potato through contract farming in Punjab-Haryana & UP.
Working Life Management:
I'm a spritual man and give my 100 % to my work & family and make the perfect balance. When in office, totally focused on my work and when at home,enjoy life with my wife,son and books.
The Decisions That Matter
Started as Executive in a mushroom spawn lab, moved to Ooty for a R&D project on Globe Artichoke. Later started R&D on production of european culinary herbs. Then focussed on QMS-ISO,HACCP,BRC etc. Then contract farming & later AGM operation. Took role of Project head in 2008 and now DGM Operations.
Done Differently:
Early MBA from a reputed Institute and mastery over Financial Management.
Advice For New Professionals:
Be patient, give your 100 % , work hard, be honest, think positive. Life will give you whatever you want.
Prized Accomplishment(s):
Production of 12 European Culinary Herbs in India in large volumes in year 1997. Still that company is the only one to export large volumes to different parts of the world successfully earning good money.
Created Minituber Production Facility in Himachal with Low CAPEX model,highly sucessfull today.
Degrees That Matter:
Executive MBA from Harward University.
Plans For The Future:
Head of a independent profit making unit.
The Journey So Far:
Very interesting, gives you new challenges every day. Good commuincation 881984 presentation skills are must. Recent learning is that how you create future projections- True/False.
Career Profile:
In previous role, I was heading a new project. And today I'm directly involved in operation management which is much more compax.
Required Reading:
Training on Relationship Management(RMP) by Homi Mulla. Potato-Pro for Potato Industry.Recently read Corporate Chanakya and felt Nothing is New.
Other Thoughts:
Step by step the journey goes on,
Little by little it may seem so long.
Forget about ur past,u can’t change it,
Forget about ur future,u cant predict it.
Just think about present,u can handle it.
Enjoy presents every moment be happy
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