Dr. Ankit Sharma is an Assistant Professor in the area of Quantitative Methods & OperationsManagement at Indian Institute of Management Amritsar. He has obtained his Ph.D. inOperations Management from Indian Institute of Management Lucknow. He is a MechanicalEngineer from Institute of Engineering & Technology, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidhyalaya Indore andhas served as a Design Engineering at Jaguar Land Rover Offshore Dedicated EngineeringCentre (JLR-ODEC), Pune. He has published in peer reviewed journals and also has a number ofconference presentations to his credit. His research interests lie in Discrete Optimization, HubLocation Problems, Supply Chain Management, Road and Air Transportation Systems.