Debashis Ghosh is the President of Life Sciences, Healthcare, Public Services and Energy Business Group in TCS. His responsibilities include providing strategic direction, driving growth and managing P&L of the units in his business group. He is also responsible for maintaining executive level relationships with the customers of the units in his business group. Under his leadership, the Business Group has 150+ international clients and 40,000+ associates.
During his 28-year tenure in TCS, Debashis has successfully performed an array of roles from managing large transformation programs, regional business development to leading strategic business units.
In his previous role, Debashis was the head of Global Delivery and TCS’ North India Operations involving 25,000+ employees and 100+ International clients. He had earlier managed TCS’ New York operations. During his tenure, New York operations grew threefold in revenue within a short span of 3.5 years in a fiercely competitive market. He has been behind TCS’ many path-breaking programs like Transformational Program for Canadian Depository for Securities – a several hundred person years program, for which TCS was awarded Financial Times Banker Award in Stock Exchange category.
As a professional, Debashis enjoys bringing out the best in people, building high performing teams, putting together winning business strategies and managing client relationships.
Debashis is on the board of some of the TCS subsidiaries. He is also on the advisory board of Technical and Management Institutions. He has authored several white papers and spoken at select forums and conferences. He has also co-authored a novel.
Debashis, an alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, holds a Masters degree in Electronics and Telecommunication. In 2010, TCS nominated him to the prestigious Harvard Business School where he completed the Advanced Management Program.
He is married to Nilanjana and has two sons, Anubhav and Anurag.