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Debasish Biswas is acknowledged as a seasoned professional, transformational leader and deft strategist with knowledge, competency and skills transcending multiple sectors - banking, telecom, insurance, multi-level marketing, media, education and skills development. Equipped with overall professional work experience of 26 years+ holding leadership positions as General Manager, Vice President, Country Head, Board Member, CEO and Chairman - with work exposure in India, South East Asia & other international markets. His expertise spans profit center management, general management & leadership roles in medium & largescale organizations – and over the last 12 years, he is recognized as a distinguished thought-leader and sector specialist in the domain of education and talent management, retail & corporate training, coaching & skills development. He possesses proficiency in spearheading diverse genre of organizations, and is adept in conceptualizing, strategizing, executing & leading organizations towards quantum long term scalable growth and sustainability - with tactical focus on improving organizational productivity, enhancing consumer focus & engagement, addressing stakeholder needs, realigning human resources and organization structure, establishing service excellence benchmarks, driving market expansion - leading to growth in revenue and profitability. Debasish has been part of the pre-launch leadership team for five reputed multinational & Indian organizations, namely - HDFC Bank, Amway India, Max New York Life Insurance, Tata Teleservices & Star TV (education & skills vertical). He has also managed quantum scale-up & expansion of business operations for ING Life Insurance, Macmillan Education, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and BQ Global. He holds first class degree in MBA (Marketing) and M.Phil (Management) as well as PGP Certification in Effective Management, Corporate Finance & Strategic Sales and Distribution Management from IIM-Calcutta and International Finance from IIT-Delhi. He’s also a Certified Leadership Coach from the world’s largest coaching federation (ICF, USA) as well as Six Sigma Black Belt certificate holder. He is presently pursuing his Ph.D. On an honorary basis, Debasish holds multiple portfolios as Chairman, President, Board Member, Mentor, Coach, Advisor & Consultant with corporate entities, academic conglomerates, healthcare groups, industry bodies & non-profit organizations - where he periodically contributes strategic insights and operational direction for furthering the cause of education, L&D, healthcare, commerce, youth movement & entrepreneurial initiatives. He is also the recipient of multiple awards at national and international level, including Emerging CEO of the Year Award conferred upon by ABP TV & World HRD Congress in 2014, as well as other awards presented to him in United Nations, Singapore, Malaysia and Mauritius.