Clark Prasad, alter ego of Suraj Prasad, could be called a mixed citizen. Born in Lagos, Nigeria he lived most of his life in New Delhi and educated in Lagos, Delhi, Mangalore, and Kozhikode.
He has a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree and Post-Graduate degree in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode (IIM-K). He began his professional career in 2003 from one of Indian top multinational pharmaceutical companies, and has moved on to different companies both in pharmaceutical industry and healthcare life sciences consulting. Presently he is working with a Bangalore based consulting firm.
Apart of writing, travelling and hiking he is deeply involved in alumni related activities for his Alma matter. He is the ex-President of IIM Kozhikode Executive Alumni Council, and on board of his pharmacy college NGSMIPS, Mangalore for development of new courses.
Suraj’s favorite authors are Robin Cook, Jeffery Archer, Robert Ludlum, Frederick Forsyth and Tom Clancy. Books like ‘The Odessa File’, ´Patriot Games’, ‘Coma’, ‘Not a Penny More not a Penny Less’, and off-course ‘Da-Vinci Code’ has left an impression on the way he writes.
His family consists of his parents who are ex army medicos from AMC, and his three sisters, two elder and third is in-fact his twin.