Dr. Dilip Kumar Datta (Director and CEO)

Dr. Dilip Kumar Datta is an M. Tech (Chemical Engineering), M.B.A in Finance and has done Ph.D in Business Management from University of Calcutta. He is with Sayantan Consultants Pvt. Ltd., a reputed consultancy organization specialised Turnaround Management for 25 years as CEO and Director. He served in Uco Bank and Indian Reconstruction Bank of India (IRBI) in senior position for 22 years. His core competence is Turnaround Management, Corporate Restructuring, Industrial Revival, Techno Economic Appraisal of projects and handling Corporate Bankruptcy. In his doctoral thesis, he has developed empirical models that not only segregate ‘good performing’ companies from ‘bad performing’ companies but also predict the probability of a company becoming sick in the near future. He has long experience in teaching Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Merger and Acquisitions and Global Financial Management as a visiting faculty in various Management Institutes including Calcutta University, Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management (IISWBM), Amity Global Business School and Army Institute of Management. A number of articles authored by him have been published in various journals including, IIMB Management Review, The Journal of Industrial Statistics (Central Statistical Office), The SURVEY (IISWBM), The Management Accountant, Chartered Secretary, The Chartered Accountant and Bulletin of the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture (BRMIC). He is a member of International Turnaround Management Association (TMA), Chicago, USA, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), All India Management Association (AIMA), Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IICh.E), Consultancy Development Centre (CDC) – Lifetime, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Golpark and Sri Aurobindo Soceity, Pudducherry.