Managing Director – Advisory
Sharad brings more than 17 years of financial consulting and executive management experience to WilliamsMarston LLC. Prior to WilliamsMarston, Sharad was a Managing Director at Chord Advisors, LLC, a boutique accounting advisory firm serving more than 400 pre-IPO, public and private equity-backed growth companies on a variety of technical accounting, SEC reporting and capital markets transactions. While at Chord Advisors, Sharad advised clients on a variety of complex matters including US GAAP, SEC reporting, initial public offerings, business combinations and Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (“SPAC’s”). His broad industry experience includes technology, business services, life sciences and financial services.
Prior to Chord Advisors, Sharad was in the Audit practice at KPMG LLP and WithumSmith+Brown where he served clients across several industries including technology, staffing, biotechnology and financial services. Sharad has in-depth knowledge and experience related to registration and reporting under the Securities Act of 1933 and 1934 including the interpretation and implementation of regulations governing filing requirements. While at these firms, Sharad was involved with numerous initial public offerings involving SPAC’s, which raised in excess of 3 billion dollars.
Sharad holds a Masters of Business Administration from University of Scranton, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.