Prof. Debasish Das

Prof. Debasish Das, Director

PGDM, XLRI Jamshedpur, B. E. NIT Rourkela

Debasish Das is a management professional with over 25 years of experience in Human Resources, Quality, Administration, Sales, Contracts and IT functions – across Power, IT, Telecom, BPO, Airlines and Education businesses. His professional experience includes working in start-up as well as mezzanine and operationally stable companies. He has led teams consisting of employees of various nationalities of Asia, Africa, North America, Europe and worked with global managers from US, France, UK and India.

His expertises are in the domains of Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions, People System Analytics and Organizational Gaming. Prior to taking over the role of Direct, KIIT School of Management, KIIT University he was working as Chief People Officer at Trans Maldivian Airways (a Blackstone Company) where he was responsible for HR Strategies and all HR deliverables for the company.

He has also worked as Global HR Head of Spanco BPO Ventures, Leader – HR Business Control & Automation for IBM and Head HR – Financial Services (India and Philippines) at GE Capital. He did his PGDM from XLRI Jamshedpur (1992-94) in Personal Management & Industrial Relations and completed his B. E. from NIT, Rourkela. He is also an alumnus of Berhampur University from where he did his Intermediate in Science.