After graduating with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Ishan began his career in the field of robotics. He worked first with Tata Motors on their advanced diesel engine manufacturing lines, and then with Precision Automation and Robotics in their R&D department. Thereafter, seeking more global exposure, Ishan spent four years as an in-house technology consultant with the Shell Oil Company –in Bangalore, Borneo and Houston. Here, he worked on projects ranging from offshore-gas fields in Asia to shale-gas fields in the US.
At Sloan, Ishan is an active member of the Tech and Energy clubs. He completed a three-month internship with Apple in California working with the Operations group on New Product Introduction. After graduating, Ishan will return to India to join his family real-estate firm.