India

Abhijit Dasgupta

Director of Data Science, Big Data & Visual Analytics , SP Jain Global School of Management

Abhijit Dasgupta has over 28 years’ experience in the technology sector, the last 10 years being exclusively in the analytics domain: He was the CEO of a media analytics company based in Bengaluru; thereafter, he co-founded and was the CEO of an analytics startup based in the San Francisco Bay Area, an investment he exited in 2018 before joining SP Jain. Over the course of almost three decades, he has held numerous C-suite positions, with Ernst Young (Director – Consulting), Future Group (CTO and Board Member), Bennett, Coleman and Company (VP and CIO) and Tech Mahindra (Vice President and Business Head TIMES), among others.

He has been the leader of the team that delivered Remit2India, the most widely used remittance system in India, managed the largest SAP implementation in media vertical and won awards for his company as Deloitte Fast 500 APAC. He is an alumnus of Presidency College Calcutta (Economics) and Stanford University (Management). He completed his PhD from Avadh University; his thesis topic was Recommender Systems.