Siddharth holds a PhD in Information Systems and Business Analytics from IIM Ranchi. Before joining the doctoral program, he has worked for nearly six years in the domain of salesforce.com CRM consulting at firms like Deloitte Consulting, Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ, and as an independent consultant. Post his PhD, he has worked for a year as an Assistant Professor in the Information Systems and Technology area at T A Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal. He is a graduate in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi. During his graduation, he has interned with Goldman Sachs and Steel Authority of India Limited.
He is interested in research topics such as Business value of IT, IT/IS Strategy, Dynamic Capabilities, Digital Transformation, Paradox Theory, and the impact of emerging technologies on managerial work. He has published his research in reputed peer-reviewed journals and conferences. He is also an ad-hoc reviewer for a few journals and leading information systems conferences.
He has offered courses such as IT for Business, IT Consulting and Business Analysis, and Emerging Technologies. He also plans to offer courses related to digital transformation, platform businesses, and managerial aspects of machine learning and other emerging technologies.