Chief Program Officer
Krishnendu Banerjee brings more than two decades worth of experience in the field of sales, marketing, franchising, and management. For the last eight years, he has been associated with Barclays UK, managing their financial products. Working for several multinational organizations, Krishnendu played a key role in launching and managing their business centre across India. His experience provides him exceptional skills and aptitude for managing process as well as people, even under excessive pressure to meet goals and deadlines.
Krishnendu holds an Advanced Diploma in Systems Management and a Bachelors Degree in English Literature, both acquired from the finest institutes in India. Before gaining experience and climbing the corporate ladder at various companies in India as well as in Singapore, he decided to further expand his skill set and knowledgebase by enrolling in a PGD in Business Administration from the Graduate School of Business & Administration, India.
Krishnendu set foot into the field of marketing as an executive at Hindustan Tin Works, where his responsibilities include developing new clientele as well managing the database. He moved to Singapore for a brief period of time but soon returned to avail a better opportunity at an IT company in India. He helped the company expand their outreach through effective franchise development plan and strategy. He was promoted to Zonal Manager within five months of joining as Regional manager. Three years later, he was hired as a Territory Manager in Satyam Infoway Limited, where he played a key role in ensuring a timely launch of Sify i-ways.
Krishnendu proved his worth and value throughout his career, bagging a number of awards including being 2nd top Territory Manager in North India and the Recruitment Achiever Award. His streak of achievements continued as he moved to the UK to join Comet Plc. as Sales Consultant. He was ranked among the top ten sales professionals, singlehandedly contributing to around 20 percent of the sales.
One of the primary factors behind Krishnendu’s success is his hardworking nature and the ability to adapt with the changing business landscape and customer behavior. He is quick in identifying changes and believes in taking innovative initiatives. Throughout his career, he employed the best of his skills and expertise to help his organization overcome challenges and attain new heights.