Debasis is a known Brand Marketing professional from Odisha having more than 20 years of experience in handling Brand Launches, Brand Refresh activations and Marketing operations for Indian as well as MNCs. Career started from IMRB, New Delhi in the year 2001 and handled very known brands like Airtel, ITC, Sonalika Tractors and afterwards a stay in MDRA(a Delhi based Market Research and consulting firm) enabled to work for brands like TVS Motorcycles, BPCL, GAIL, OIL, MTR Foods. From 2004 onwards assignments related to brand launches were in focus for Debasis, where brands like TATA Indicom, Aircel, Vodafone and Uninor got launched by him. He was involved in the Brand handling decisions with the top management of the concerned brands. From 2016 to 2018,he was associated with known cement brands like Lafarge as Trade Marketing Head for its North India Operations and Dalmia Bharat Group for its brand called "Konark Cement" as the Brand Lead for its operations in East India. Career exposure is majorly into Planning, strategy making, implementation and evaluation of marketing assignments.
Dhananjaya Sarangi has received his MCA degree from NIT , Rourkela in 1989. He is having 30 years of rich experience as Head of IT in various reputed MNCs both in India & abroad. Professor Sarangi was Head of IT of Hindalco Industries, a Aditya Birla Group company located at Hirakud , Odisha for both its Smelter & Power plant and then relocated to Malaysia as Head of IT for its Palm Oil Edible Oil and Oleo Chemical division. Subsequently professor Sarangi moved to Singapore as Head of Business Information System of Palm Oil Business of RGE Pte Ltd Singapore. Professor Sarangi has vast experience mainly focused on IT Strategy, IT Project Management, IT Planning & Governance, IT Infrastructure Management, Business Transformation, Change Management, People Management, IT Policy & Security, Vendor Management, ERP implementation etc.. He has undergone various training& seminars from reputed institute like NTU-Singapore, IIM-Kolkata, NITIE-Mumbai, Human Synergistic International- Bangalore, Nityo Infotech-Singapore.
Currently Professor Sarangi is continuing his PhD from Birla Global University (BGU), Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Professor Sarangi has travelled various countries like Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, China , Hong Kong , Vietnam & Australia. His area of interest is Management Information System and Data Science.