Prof. Shankar Sahay with an experience of over twenty eight years in the fields of Retail Management, Fashion Education, Soft Skills Development, General Management, International Marketing is presently working as Professor-Marketing at IILM University, Gurugram.
He has worked in various reputed organizations & institutes like Amity University, NIFT, Pearl Academy of Fashion, Institute of Apparel Management (under the aegis of AEPC, Ministry of Textiles), FDDI (under Ministry of Commerce), Raymond Ltd, Anand Group etc.
In 2015, his first co-authored book was published. The book is titled “RETAIL MANAGEMENT-THE INDIA STORY” by ANIL KUMAR SHARMA & SHANKAR SAHAY & published by BOOK AGE PUBLICATIONS.
He has visited innumerable international cities across 6 countries in Asia, Europe and North America. He has attended various national and international programmes in Retailing in Singapore and USA and has visited countries like Germany, France, Netherlands, USA, Singapore, Malaysia to research the retail formats of these places.
He has been associated with Institute of Manpower Development, where he designed and conducted Soft Skills Training Workshops for employees of reputed PSUs on various topics such as Time Management, Stress Management, Communication Skills, Personality Development etc.
He has been instrumental in planning & implementing various research and training programmes for employees of reputed organizations & brands like Color Plus, Freelook, Lifestyle, Paul Garments, PP Jewellers, Revolution etc.