Raj Sharma

Founder and CEO

Public Spend Forum

Raj Sharma is a social entrepreneur and management expert focused on public sector operations and public procurement. As founder of Public Spend Forum and GovShop, Raj is working with leaders and stakeholders across local, state and federal governments across the world to build practical frameworks, tools and communities to address the most common challenges in public procurement. Raj also founded Censeo Consulting Group, a firm recognized nationally for its focus on improving management practices in the public and social sectors. He also serves on several boards, including Girl Rising, University Of Pennsylvania’s Center for Asian Law, Michigan State University’s Executive Advisory Board and NCMA’s Board of Advisors. Raj has also written as a fellow for the Center for American Progress and the Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars.