Prof. Debolina Dutta is currently a Professor with IIM Bangalore in the area of OB.
With 28 years of work experience, Dr. Debolina has worked as CHRO for 6 years in 2 multi-national firms. Her last assignment was with Schneider-Luminous as VP-HR, Admin, and CSR. She is also a member of the Board of IIM Indore for the last 3 years. She has had in-depth experience across all facets of HR functions across multiple locations, cultures, and organizations (MNC, private sector, and entrepreneurial start-up).
Her industry experience spans heavy engineering and electrical switchgear, IT software services, alcobev, and apparel retail. As a certified executive coach, with multiple certifications in the facilitation of behavioral training (Dale Carnegie, DDI, and Steven Covey) and certified in psychometric tools (DISC, CEB, PAPI, MBTI, Hogan), she has facilitated coaching and training sessions for mid-management and leadership executives.
Debolina has substantial experience in dealing with large international stakeholders in organization growth initiatives, change management, mergers &acquisition, and working in multi-cultural environments. Debolina has completed her Fellow Program in Management (Industry) from IIM, Indore, PG from IIM, Bangalore, and BTech from the College of Engineering, Pune. Apart from her substantial industry experience, Debolina has also published several case studies with Harvard Business Review and academic research articles over the last 4 years with top journals.