Sudhir Chadha is a graduate of IIT Kanpur, where he obtained a Rhodes scholarship to do his D.Phil. in theoretical particle physics at the University of Oxford in the UK.
He then pursued research in particle physics at Oxford, The Niels Bohr Institute in Copenhagen, and at CERN in Geneva.
In 1986 he joined IBM UK and became a Partner specialising in supply chain management and innovation strategy. During his tenure at IBM, Prof. Chadha worked on a number of large industrial projects with major clients in the manufacturing industry.
He now teaches supply chain management, innovation, and project management at Warwick University in the UK, and has also been Adjunct faculty at the IIMB.