Shivam has earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi. He has a strong desire to solve developmental issues faced by the society. He believes in the power of social entrepreneurship as the medium of devising sustainable solutions for global challenges. He served as the President of Enactus unit of his college. During his tenure he worked on ground with marginalised communities to challenge the problems of poverty, environmental degradation and human trafficking.