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Sushma Shankar

Sushma Shankar

Co-Founder, Deep Planet
Sushma Shankar is the Co Founder of Deep Planet. She has an MBA from the University of Oxford and a Masters in Computer Engineering from Illinois Tech. Sushma has 15 years of background in research and development, engineering, product management and business planning. At Deep Planet, she is helping build an impactful climate tech platform by starting with the wine industry. Using satellite imagery and machine learning, Deep Planet ( is helping farmers grow high quality crops, save on farm inputs and increase soil carbon capture.