Saquib Shaikh

Project & Design Manager

Saquib, drawing from his experience in both technology and the arts, enriches Steps with a multifaceted perspective. Building upon his B-Tech degree in Engineering, he followed his heart to delve into the world of theater, earning a Post Graduate Diploma in Theatre Arts from the esteemed National School of Drama in Delhi.
Prior to joining Steps, Saquib honed his project management skills in the fast-paced world of E-Commerce, where he excelled as a Project Manager. However, his true calling lay in the realm of acting and theatre, where he found his creative expression.
Saquib's illustrious career in theatre, which extends over a decade, is marked by his extraordinary versatility and depth as an actor, earning him numerous accolades and awards for his outstanding performances. His journey as a freelancer has seen him contribute to various commercial projects, including films, web shows, and television serials and ads, showcasing his talent to a diverse audience.

In September 2022, Saquib joined Steps as a Project and Design Manager, where he leads the charge in research, design, and driving workshops. He has played a pivotal role in designing and delivering programs for renowned organizations such as John Deere, PwC, Capco, Accenture, Bajaj, Godrej, Société Générale, Britannia, New Relic, Lowe Lintas, and many more. As an Actor Facilitator, Saquib has conducted sessions on a wide range of topics, including Values & Workplace Ethics, Inclusive Leadership, People Manager’s Program, Communication Skills, Wellbeing, Inclusive Mindset, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), Allyship, and Prevention of Sexual Harassment at the Workplace, Corporate Etiquette & Communication.

An avid learner and explorer, Saquib approaches every opportunity with an open mind and a thirst for knowledge. Residing in Pune with his family, Saquib finds solace and joy in the embrace of nature during his leisure moments. His love for sports, swimming, and fitness activities keeps him energized and balanced.


About Saquib Shaikh

What is one thing that instantly makes your day better?

Prayers – the secret sauce for a better day!

What is your favourite place to visit in your free time?

I'd say my favourite getaway is wherever I can find a peaceful haven with perfect weather, tasty eats, and the added bonus of my family's company.

What is one story you love to tell, but rarely get the chance?

The tale of how I stumbled into Steps.