Dr. Paritosh Basu is presently a practicing academician. He has served the corporate world for about thirty-four years. He was the Group Controller of Essar Group till June, 2013, preceded by the CFO of Reliance Communications Ltd. till August, 2008. Now he is a full time Senior Professor of the NMIMS University School of Business Management, Mumbai and engaged in several research and consulting activities.

He holds a Master degree in Commerce and was awarded Ph. D. on ‘Transfer Pricing’ by the Calcutta University in 1999. He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the Institute of Cost Accountants of India and a life member of the Computer Society of India.

Dr. Basu’s experience in MNCs spans over a wide spectrum of functional areas, across continents and countries:

  • Corporate finance, treasury, strategic planning and controlling, accounting and reporting under IGAAP and IFRS, risk enabled performance management, due diligence, governance, management audit, etc. in MNC and conglomerate environment,

  • Mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, IPO and listing in overseas and domestic stock exchanges, FCCBs and other overseas loan market transactions;

  • Extensive IT enablement of operations, accounting and reporting with multiple systems development and integration, establishment of paper-less shared services centre, etc.; and

  • Teaching, corporate training, mentoring, knowledge management, MDPs, consulting and advisory services.

Dr. Basu is associated with management education and training for about twenty-seven years. He was a regular visiting faculty member of the Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management, Kolkata and NMIMS, Mumbai for about six years each while serving Corporates. He has conducted numerous training programmes, for Professional Institutes, Universities, IIM, Chambers of Commerce and Corporate Houses. He has presented and published score of papers and research work, interviews, case-studies, conducted workshops, master classes both in national and international level summits, conferences and conventions. He has also participated in many programmes of national level electronic media.

Dr. Basu was a member of the Research Committee of Central Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in 2010-11 and 2012-13 and a member of its Jury Committee in 2012 for selection of awardees for best CAs. Presently he is a member of the HR Committee of the Bombay Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Advisory Board of The Entrepreneurship School, Delhi. He is an independent director of Future Sharp Skills Ltd. and a Trustee of VSO India Trust. Dr. Basu is also associated with Radisson Consulting Pvt. Ltd. as a Senior Advisor. He is the founder of Innoventionians & Associates.Dr. Basu has travelled widely in India and continents

Chairperson & Professor, MBA - Law, NMIMS University, Mumbai

Dr. Paritosh Basu