Having graduated from Pearl Academy in 2008 (FMPM), Rajeesh moved to Sydney, Australia, to pursue a Master’s degree in International Business and Retail Management from The Sydney Business School. After completing his degree, he began working with the Australian energy distribution company, St. George Distribution, as part of their market research team. In 2011, he decided to shift base to New Delhi and become a research consultant.

Soon after his return, he took up a project for IBM at Cyber Media Research, a media research company. Subsequently, he joined a leading management and research consultancy firm focused on the retail and consumer products ecosystem. He then moved to head the research and statistical analysis team at Yog Capital, an investment firm with operations that span across the world in fields as diverse as e-commerce, mining and banking, among others. To pursue his passion for teaching, he quit Yog Capital in 2015 to join his alma mater as an Assistant Professor.