Our Team

Bhavishya Sharma

Bhavishya is the Founder & Managing Director and visionary behind Athena and Vice Chairman at IIC Partners.

He leads the Professional Services, Life Sciences, TMT (Telecom/Media/Technology) and Board Search practices for the organization.

With over a decade of rich experience in C-level executive search and leadership advisory, Bhavishya has a dedicated career in executive search industry. Having worked with leading Indian and global search firms in the capacity of P&L/Geography Head, he has led the operations for a large Asian Executive Search firm in India and managed the search practice for one of the Global Top 15 Executive Search firms in India.

He has steered challenging mandates such as ‘India Entry’, ‘Turnaround & Restructuring’ and ‘Redefining Business Processes and Professional Guidelines’ for some of the leading names in the executive search industry.

As the head of Athena’s consulting practice, he has advised a large portfolio of clients on strategic talent management issues like M&A Advisory, Persona Due-Diligence, Board level Advisory, Leadership Assessment, Compensation Benchmarking.

Additionally, Bhavishya is an exclusive M&A advisor to a large diversified Media & Technology firm headquartered in Singapore and an appointed business advisor in India to a UK based process-consulting firm with operations across 22 countries.

Bhavishya is an engineering graduate from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology.

Our Team

Bhavishya Sharma

Founder & Managing Director

Aparna Ahuja


Jigyasa Sareen

Senior Engagement Manager