Sathe, S.

RiseSmart, San Jose, California

Sanjay Sathé founded RiseSmart, a leading provider of contemporary career transition services, in 2007, after more than two decades in marketing management. He holds an MBM degree from the Asian Institute of Management in Manila, Philippines, and has completed an executive education program at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Viewpoint: Three ways to protect the future of your workforce

Sathe, S., RiseSmart

With job cuts numbering in the hundreds of thousands, the oil and gas industry has been hard-hit by the massive drop in prices. While no immediate end to the crisis is in sight, there are signs that prices—and hiring—may pick up again later this year.