Prof. Agnimitra Biswas

  • Designation: Associate Dean and Professor of Management (Strategy and Information Technology)
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Academic Qualification:
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Management (IIM Calcutta)
  • BTech in Electronics & Electrical Communication Engg (IIT Kharagpur)
Experience:
  • Corporate: 22 years in multinational companies with experience in US, Europe and Singapore:

    i. Associate Director, IBM India, May 2007 – Sep 2016
    ii. Senior Project Manager, IBM India, Jan 2004 – April 2007
    iii. Principal Consultant, PricewaterhouseCoopers / PwC Consulting, 1994 – 2003

  • Academics: 5 Years (Visiting Faculty and Faculty combined)
Professional Certifications:
  • IBM Certified Senior Project Manager, since 2006; IBM Certified Complex Project Manager, 2015
  • PMI Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), 2005
  • PwC MCS Level 1 and Level 2 certified, 1999
Research Experience:
  • Researcher (on sabbatical from IBM) at the Royal Institute of Technology, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
Career Highlights and Awards:
  • Agnimitra has previously held multiple senior level positions in PricewaterhouseCoopers (now PwC) and IBM where he was a Practice Leader in Business Analytics & Strategy for the Communications Sector of CIC India in his last held position.
  • He has extensive consulting experience for clients based in the Indian subcontinent as well as in the USA, Europe and Singapore.
  • Agnimitra’s areas of interest are Strategy & Transformation, Project & Program Management, Leadership Development & Management Education, Relationship Building & Key Account Management, Technology Consulting & Implementation; and Operational Excellence.
  • Led the implementation of SEI-CMMI standards at PwC and IBM; Well versed with concepts of ITIL, Lean Six Sigma and TQM
  • Recipient of IBM Eminence and Excellence Award 2012, IBM Bravo Award 2004.
  • Winner of Governor’s Medal for securing 2nd rank in the State of West Bengal at Madhyamik Pariksha (Secondary Examination), 1986.
Publications:
  • Amitava Mukherjee, Agnimitra Biswas, "Simple Implementation Framework for m-Government Services", ICMB, 2005, International Conference on Mobile Business, International Conference on Mobile Business 2005, pp. 288-293, doi:10.1109/ICMB.2005.93
  • Agnimitra Biswas, Surajit Mookherjee, “Perception Based Dashboard for Global Delivery”, Best Paper award at IBM Project Management Conference, July 2006.