Prof. Binay Bhushan Chakrabarti is a retired Professor of Finance at Indian Institute of Management Calcutta and ex- Director-in-charge of Indian Institute of Management Ranchi. Apart from these, he has also been a visiting professor at prominent educational institutions in India and abroad. Presently he is an independent Director in West Bengal Infrastructure Development Finance Corporation and a member of Advisory Committee of the Director General of Central Audit, Kolkata.
In the past, he has undertaken consultancy and training assignments for a large number of multinational and Indian public and private sector enterprises like HSBC, Fidelity Investments, Axis bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, ICICI Bank, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, Gas Authority of India Ltd. and Indian Oil Corporation. He has also run a successful online Executive development programme on "Corporate Finance" in association with Macmillan India Ltd for 12 years.
Prof Chakraborty has been a member of various high impact committees like the West Bengal Higher Advisory Committee set up by the Governor of West Bengal and a committee set up by Reserve Bank of India on Financial Benchmarks. He has also been a member of the Advisory Committee of Risk Management Institute of National University of Singapore.
He is a Mechanical Engineer from Jadavpur University, Calcutta, PGDM from IIM Calcutta, Cost Accountant from the Institute of Cost Accountants of India and Ph. D in Economics from Jadavpur University, Calcutta. He has earlier worked in industry for 24 years primarily in the manufacturing and financial services sector in GKW, Metal Box, Nagarjuna Group, Keventer and NICCO-UCO as President, General Manger and in other senior positions.