Rahul Sharma
Skill Score
Rookie (2/6)
Consumer Tech
AVP, Product @ixigo

Product Management leader having extensive experience in Travel & Fintech space.

Led strong, innovative and diverse teams to success through focussed planning and execution.

As a Product Manager, I have contributed to Business Strategy, Market Analysis, Business Model feasibility, customer engagements, Go-to-Market Strategies, Data Analytics, Customer delight scenarios, distress handling, Product requirements, Backlog management among other things.

My product philosophy is based on Data-driven approach & I like to validate hypothesis through experiments and data. In hindsight, I have observed I thrive in an innovation-oriented environment.

I am an Indian School of Business (ISB) Hyderabad alumnus having majored in Marketing and IT Management.

Core competencies:
Business Strategy | Product Market Fit | New Product Design & Development | Requirement Gathering | Product Backlog Grooming | Release Planning & Milestones | Community & Social Media Management | Fostering Cross Functional Collaboration

Evaluated for VP of Product and Consumer PM role archetype
Performance by Category
Top Skills
Data retrieval User journey and personas Metrics definition Agile methodologies Performance tracking Market analysis Product roadmap
Skill Progression

Associate Vice President, Product

Product Manager

Led the product for Merchant Onboarding for Cards (Amex, Visa, Mastercard etc), Direct Debit (Bacs, Sepa, ACH) in E-commerce unit of PaySafe

AVP, Product Management

Led the Product at Abhibus (Ixigo group)

Product Manager

As part of the product team at Abhibus, I lead end to end product design, development and launch. From market requirements, feasibility study to Wireframing and then Go-to market strategy, I got to do it all at Abhibus.

Senior Product Developer

Cafyne is a AI and analytics startup having clients in diverse industries such as banks, digital media agencies. It helps clients in their Digital transformation journey and achieve better ROI on their customer costs.

We incorporate cutting edge machine learning algorithms and big-data technologies to provide actionable and meaningful insights to our clients.

My Responsibilities:
1) Product Development – Led the product development for next gen Cafyne.

2) Product Strategy – Contributed in Live Feature Sentiment Market functionality that provides insight on pulse of a client’s brand vis a vis competitor and market overall.

3) Other Responsibilities –
a)Mentor to new hires.
b)Contribute to Product UX/UI Design & Development.
c)Maintenance of Devops Tech Stack


Izyflo was a Mobile App solution for Retail Stores to fast track billing kiosk queues and increase footfall while gaining actionable insights about consumer demographics, preferences etc.

Software Engineer

CA technologies is one of the largest company in Mainframe Computing along with Cloud and Distributed Computing.
It has build over 200 products for IT management which are used by thousands of clients worldwide including many Fortune 500 companies.

I was part of Harvest SCM, an enterprise product for Software Change Management & Application Lifecycle Management

My Responsibilities:
1) Product Development: I was responsible for JAVA stack across various modules such as Eclipse Plug-in, Standalone JAVA Workbench and Transaction Manager Server.

2) Build & Release Management: Successfully released 2 major version (r12.6, v13) and 2 minor versions (r12.5 SP1 and v13inc1) during my stint across 12 platforms such as Windows,Linux,AIX,HPUX,Z/OS etc.
I was solely responsible for Installation, Updation and Migration Modules in all the 5 main components of the Product.

3)Other Responsibilities: Mentor to new hired engineers from University. During my stint I mentored 5 new hired engineers

Degree Programs

MBA – Master of Business Administration, Marketing, Information & Technology Management

Bachelor of Engineering(B.E), Information Technology(IT)

XII, Science

Licenses and Certifications

Accounting and Finance for IT professionals

Business Analytics and Digital Media

Digital Transformations

Algorithms: Design and Analysis, Part 1

IBM Certified Academic Associate (DB2 9 Database and Fundamentals)