Mahavir Pratap Sharma, RAIN

Mahavir Sharma, a serial entrepreneur is part of umpteen businesses and social organizations, and exudes passion in angel investing, leadership and mentoring.
After schooling at Xavier and college in Jaipur, he went to the US and worked in the international trading market for 6 years. He has founded or co-founded:
1) Oscar Expo Design LLP- Manufacturing and exports of Carpets and Silver Jewellery (www.oscarexpo.com) for the last 24 years.
2) Swishin Events LLP- An Event Management, Marketing and PR firm (www.swishin.in) which creates events par excellence and is part of the founding team of many flagship events in Jaipur.
3) Jaipur Kaleen park Ltd (JKPL)- A group of carpet manufactures, developing an Industrial park, which is a first ever Eco-friendly and non-polluting carpet and textile park near Jaipur.
4) Hari Om Decor- Or S. Raja ( www.sraja.in ) started with 2 fellow exporters, a chain of retail floor coverings store across India.
5) RAIN- With fellow charter members in Rajasthan he has become an integral part of an angel investor network of Rajasthan, RAIN (www.rainjaipur.co.in). And he is a mentor and director on investments like Organic Shop (p) Ltd (www.organicshop.in) and 3 more start-ups lately.
6) Director at Art Summit India P Ltd. (www.jaipurartsummit.in)
7) Chairman-Carpet Export Promotion Council, the apex body of Handmade carpet industry in India under the aegis of The Textile Ministry, GOI.
8) Trustee- TiE Global 2016-17, founder member and past president of TiE Rajasthan, Promoted the values of TiE and Entrepreneurship not only in Rajasthan, but India and the world.
In the past he has also been:-
Jaipur Virasat Foundation (www.jaipurvirasatfoundation.org) in various roles
President, Rajasthan Carpet Manufacturers and Exporters Association

Specialties: Strategic Marketing and Research in India.
Global Trade, partnerships, alliances and negotiations consultancy and facilitation worldwide.
Events planning, management and Handmade crafts.