Sandeep graduated in Chemistry Hons from the Loyola College, went on to study Marketing & Communications at MICA, Leadership and Developmental Economics at the LSE and Public Policy at the Takshashila institution. He is a first batch alumnus from MICA (1996) and a Chevening Scholar from the London School of Economics.
He started his career with Enterprise Nexus Advertising and later managed significant businesses for the IBM Corporation over a decade. He was also country leader for the Novell Corporation He was part of the “Team Blue” top talent program at IBM as well as the global “Program in Leadership development” at Novell.
His personal passions include wildlife conservation writing and he sits on the governing council of the Wildlife Association of South India.