Entrepreneur, Former Head of Partnerships at E-Residency
Varun Sharma is an entrepreneur who focuses on scaling next-generation technology solutions in Asian markets. Until recently, he served as the head of partnerships for the Republic of Estonia’s e-Residency programme that aims to help entrepreneurs around the world start and run a global business completely online. Besides this, he also oversaw e-Residency’s activities in India and represented Estonia in a panel on digital identification at WEF Davos 2018.
Prior to this, Varun worked at the Estonian Embassy in the Indian subcontinent to establish trade, investment, and business diplomacy relations between Estonia and the region. His other engagements include leading initiatives in diverse sectors like social entrepreneurship, ultra-luxury goods, hospitality and tourism in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. He holds academic qualifications including an honors degrees in International Business, Real Estate & Investment Finance from top universities in Switzerland.