An alumnus of two of India's prestigious institutes, the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Arun Shekhar joined Asian Paints, where he was part of a team that re-engineered the IT systems.
In 1984, Arun joined three entrepreneurs to set up a fledgling software firm Nucleus Software Workshop Pvt. Ltd. Along with his colleagues, Arun Shekhar later moved to Chennai to set up a software firm to support Citibank's IT requirements. In 1994, he came to Mumbai and set up Nucleus Software Offshore Ltd., which is now known as NUCSOFT Ltd.
Arun Shekhar has a rich and varied experience since 1984 in the realm of Software Development for Complex Banking Applications. A natural leader, his warmth and people skills have enabled him to build a stable core team around him and helped him realize his dream of setting up a quality software development firm.
Team NUCSOFT is fired up by his zeal to transform NUCSOFT into a truly global IT player. His organizational, analytical and management skills have helped NUCSOFT survive and rebound from the Global Software Meltdown.