Senior Director, Partner Sales
Rakesh Mahajan is Smartsheet’s global head of channel business, responsible for the company’s channel sales, marketing, and operations. With more than 20 years of work experience in the US and internationally, Rakesh is passionate about growing Smartsheet’s routes to market, domestically and internationally. Before joining Smartsheet, Rakesh served as T-Mobile’s Senior Director of B2B Marketing. Prior to that, he spent over 15 years working in London and India at various organizations such as Bharti Airtel, Microsoft, British Telecom, and Ernst & Young, focused on roles in strategy, marketing, business development, and channels.
A dual-citizen of the UK and the United States, Rakesh has spent considerable time working and living abroad - in Europe as well as Asia - and makes every attempt to apply a global perspective to what Smartsheet provides. Rakesh graduated with a B.S. in Biology from UCLA and an M.B.A from Michigan State University.