Debashis Chatterjee (DC) is the CEO and Managing Director of Mindtree. He has over 30 years of experience in the field of IT, spanning customer relationship management, building and managing large business units, strategic alliances, M & A, change management and delivery management across multiple industries, business domains, technologies & geographies.
In his earlier role, as President, Global Delivery and Digital Systems and Technology at Cognizant, DC was responsible for delivery of technology services across all industry segments. Additionally, he drove technology excellence as well as global client organizations. As a member of the Executive Leadership Team, he participated in charting the strategic direction of the company. He helped in laying the foundation of Cognizant’s Banking & Financial Services business and grew it to be the largest business within Cognizant.
DC has earlier worked at IBM, TCS and Mahindra & Mahindra. He holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Jadavpur University. DC has served as a member of the Executive Council of NASSCOM. He is an Advisory Board Member of the PGPM program at SP Jain Institute and Board of Studies, MBA Program at NMIMS School of Business Management. He has been a guest speaker at conferences organized by NASSCOM and CII. He has been invited as a guest speaker at various institutes such as MIT Sloan School of Management, IIMA, ISB, Jadavpur University, VIT and others.