Ulhas Sharadkumar Deshpande is a postgraduate in Human Resource Management from Tata Institute of Social Sciences and started his illustrious with GSK in 1982. In 2003, Ulhas decided to fulfill his entrepreneurial aspirations and set up Adventity Global Services, a company in the sunrise KPO/BPO sector catering to financial services sector in India and abroad. Thereafter he has set up an incubation start up in the microfinance sector which helped and provided expertise to entrepreneurs desirous of setting up microfinance companies, some of which later on became successful Companies. He returned to the corporate sector and worked with RPG Enterprises and Bharti-Axe Limited before calling it a day from active corporate work in November, 2014. He has also been a Mentor to few start-ups helping them scale up and build the right business model and organizations. He is a trustee of a school set up near Mumbai for the differently abled children and is actively involved in running the school.