Apoorva Shah is a senior product leader who partners with EAB’s foremost subject matter and technology experts to design and launch new solutions to serve our current and prospective partners’ greatest needs. As a principal, Apoorva currently oversees strategy and business operations for EAB’s Education Data Hub, a technology he launched in response to the growing need for a comprehensive data management solution in higher education. He has also led strategy projects for EAB’s Academic Performance Solutions, Enrollment Services, and Research business lines.
Prior to joining EAB, Apoorva was a director at the Advisory Board Company and a research fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.
Passionate about education and mentorship, Apoorva coaches young professionals through the DC Accelerator professional development program. He is also the resident drummer for EAB’s house band, the Holiday Affairs Forum.
Apoorva earned his B.A. in Spanish and Portuguese and Public Policy magna cum laude from Rice University, where he was awarded Phi Beta Kappa and the Fulbright Scholarship.