Arun Sharma, Vice President, is a portfolio manager for thematic strategies specializing in the technology and telecommunications sectors. He has 19 years of experience. Prior to joining Cohen & Steers in 2017, Mr. Sharma was with Foresters Financial for six years, where he was a senior analyst and assistant portfolio manager focusing on technology companies. Previously, he worked at UBS Securities covering hardware companies and also worked at Needham as an investment banking associate focused on the technology and industrials sectors. Mr. Sharma has a BS from New York University and is based in New York.