Shivam studied Jazz piano from New York based virtuoso jazz pianist Jason Lindner and composition from Canadian pianist James Carson. He has performed with Grammy winning bass player Panagiotis Andrew and grammy nominated Mexican jazz vocalist Magos Herrera; recorded with New York based virtuoso bass player Steve Zerlin; and composed music for bollywood movie Dil Vil Pyaar Vyaar.

Shivam is the founder of the popular New Delhi based band ‘Kaash’ (over 300,000 fans on Facebook). He also plays regularly with the band ‘Big Bang Blues’.

Shivam holds a Diploma in Music performance (piano) from SAM, Chennai with focus on Jazz and Brazilian music where he was also awarded the certificate for being the most distinguished student.