Deependra Moitra graduated with a B. Tech. (Honors) degree from the University of Calicut and earned his Ph.D. from the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam. He served as General Manager at Lucent Technologies and Infosys Technologies. He has over 24 years of experience in building high performance organizations, formulating and implementing strategy, spearheading growth through innovation and new business incubation, leading global R&D footprints, and orchestrating organizational change. Currently, he is President & CEO of Praxight Partners based in Bangalore, India. He is also a Visiting Professor of Strategy & Innovation at several top-ranking business schools across USA, Europe, and Asia.
Strategy, Globalization, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Emerging Markets, Business Transformation, and Corporate Renewal
Other (e.g. Graduate in Psychology, Engineering...) | Ph.D in Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam School of Management
Other (e.g. Graduate in Psychology, Engineering...) | Bachelor of Technology, University of Calicut
All India Management Association -
Indian Angel Network -
Chalmers Professional Education, Core Faculty (2012-)
Adjunct Professor - Strategy, Innovation, and Globalization, College of Business, City University of Hong Kong (2010-)
Co-Founder & Chairman, Teritree Technologies (2012-)
Advisor, Straxium Corporation (2011-)
Advisor, Compusol Software (2010-)
Advisor, Hobitute Arts & Media (2009-)
Strategy & Innovation Consultant, C-Suite (2007-)
General Manager, Infosys Technologies (2002-2007)
General Manager, Lucent Technologies (1997-2002)
Senior Executive, Siemens Communication Software (1996-1997)
Scientist, Indian Space Research Organization, Ahmedabad (1993-1996)
Strategy & Innovation, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (-2013)
Strategic and International Management, University of Mannheim Business School (-2013)
Strategy & Innovation, University of Mannheim Business School (-2012)
Chapters in Scholarly Book
MOITRA, D. , Brem, A. Technology Transfer in a Global Economy. Heidelberg: Springer.
MOITRA, D. (2005). Software Process Modeling. : Kluver Academic Publications.
MOITRA, D. , Brem, A. (2011). Technology Transfer from Europe to Asia: Insights from an Indian MNC. Augsburg, Germany: Technology Transfer Conference 2011.
MOITRA, D. , Zedtwitz, M. (2005). MNC R&D in India: Towards a New Understanding of Global R&D. Vienna, Austria: IAMOT International Conference on Management of Technology.
MOITRA, D. , Zedtwitz, M. (2005). MNC R&D in India: Towards a New Understanding of Global R&D. Pisa, Italy: R&D Management Conference.
MOITRA, D. , Ganesh, J. (2004). An Empirical Examination of the Determinants of Successful Transition Management in Offshore Business Process Outsourcing. New York: The Tenth Americas Conference on Information Systems.
MOITRA, D. , Ganesh, J. , Padmanabhuni, S. (2004). Web Services and Multi-Channel Integration: An Experiential Study. San Diego, California, USA: IEEE International Conference on Web Services.
MOITRA, D. , Padmanabhuni , S. , Ganesh, J. (2004). Web Services, Grid Computing and Business Process Management: Exploiting Complementarities for Business Agility. San Diego, California, USA: IEEE International Conference on Web Services.
MOITRA, D. (2008). Globalization of R&D: Leveraging Offshoring for Innovative Capability and Organizational. Rotterdam, The Netherlands: Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM).
MOITRA, D. , McManus, J. , Li, M. (1997). China and India: Opportunities and Threats for the Global Software Industry. Oxford, UK: Chandos Publishing Ltd.
Journal Article, Scholarly
MOITRA, D. , Kumar, K. (2007). Managed Socialization: How Smart Companies Leverage Global Knowledge. : Knowledge and Process Management.
MOITRA, D. , McManus, J. , Li, M. (2007). New Giants of Asia: China and India – A Software Industry Perspective. : Management Services Journal.
MOITRA, D. , McManus, J. , Li, M. (2007). Software Industry in China and India. : Strategy Magazine.
MOITRA, D. , Leavy, B. (2006). The Practice of Co-Creating Value with Customers: An Interview with C.K. Prahalad. : Strategy & Leadership.
MOITRA, D. , Ganesh, J. (2005). Web Services and Flexible Business Processes: Towards the Adaptive Enterprise. : Information & Management.
MOITRA, D. , Krishnamoorthy, M. (2004). Global Innovation Exchange: Realizing Extended Innovation in R&D. : Research Technology Management.
MOITRA, D. , Gupta, P. (2004). Evolving a Pervasive IT Infrastructure: A Technology Integration Approach. : ACM Journal of Personal and Ubiquitous Computing.
MOITRA, D. (1998). Managing Change for Software Process Improvement Initiatives: A Practical Experience-based Approach. : Software Process: Improvement and Practice.