Sunil Sharan writes extensively on geopolitics. His opinion pieces have appeared regularly in the Washington Post, Fortune, Canada's National Post, Dawn, and the Statesman. His work has been cited in The New York Times. He has a master's in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, as well as a master's in physics and a bachelor's in electrical engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani, India. He has completed the Jean Monnet Programme at the Ecole Polytechnique, Paris.