He is Associate Professor in Operations Management. He is a graduate engineer from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. He followed it with a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. He worked in various managerial capacities in engineering multi-national companies. After having a successful stint in industry, Prof. Basu had associated himself with quite a few leading B-schools in India. In his academic tenure, he had presented papers in one national and nine international conferences, including conferences in Dhaka and Oxford University, UK. He has ten publications to his credit, including nine international publications.