Visiting Faculty, IIM Calcutta & SP Jain Mumbai; Advisor, Centre for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, IIM Calcutta; CEO, PipalMajik & Anvetion Consulting; Founder Director, Neoleap Business Ventures
Chandradeep (CD) Mitra is a Strategy Coach & Mentor for Start Ups & Entrepreneurs, Professor of Marketing, Corporate Master Trainer, Branding & Innovation Consultant, and Social Enterprise Evangelist.
As an Entrepreneurship Evangelist & Coach, CD is the Advisor to the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at IIM Calcutta. He is a Charter Member and Secretary of the Kolkata Chapter of TiE, the leading global organization for fostering entrepreneurship.
Through his companies PipalMajik & Anvetion, CD coaches and mentors a number of Indian & global startups, social entrepreneurs and SMEs. He also plays the role of a Branding & Innovation Consultant, and Corporate Master Trainer, to help organizations manage transformation and drive innovative growth strategies.
He is the Co-Founder & Director of Neoleap Business Ventures, Eastern India’s premier Start up accelerator.
As a sought-after Visiting/Adjunct Academic, Chandradeep conducts several cutting-edge marketing courses at IIM Calcutta, SP Jain and MICA every year. He is often invited as a guest faculty at leading business schools like IIM Lucknow, IIM Indore, IIM Kozhikode, ISB Hyderabad & XLRI Jamshedpur.
As a Marketing & Communication Expert, CD headed Indian operations of Advertising, Integrated & Digital Marketing, Brand Consultancy & Media Agencies, in global organisations like Lowe Lintas, O&M and DDB Mudra. In 2009, he quit as President of Mudra MAX and set up two boutique consultancy companies – PipalMajik & Anvetion Consulting.