Shireesh Sahai is the CEO – India for Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. Shireesh has a proven executive management track record with over 25 years of global industry experience across India, United States, Europe, China, and several parts of Asia. He joined Wolters Kluwer in April 2015 where he is responsible for overseeing all facets of the business and driving the next phase of growth of Wolters Kluwer in India.
Prior to joining Wolters Kluwer, Shireesh was with GE Healthcare in India and the United States for over 18 years. He held several managerial positions at GE in Marketing & Sales, Product Development, Quality, Supply Chain, and Government Business. Shireesh went on to becoming the Director - South Asia of GE Healthcare Interventional, Surgery and X-Ray, and thereafter served as the Director of Government Business, India/South Asia. Earlier, Shireesh was in the automotive sector and worked with General Motors and Eicher Tractors.
Shireesh holds a Master’s Degree in Business Management from Delhi University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Delhi College of Engineering. He is passionate about travel and sports, particularly golf and tennis. An avid reader, Simon Sinek’s Start With Why is Shireesh’s all-time favourite book.