Joydeep Bhattacharya joined Finnacle as a shareholder Director in 2012, with responsibility for developing Finnacle’s businesses in Eastern & N-E India and Bangladesh. Mr. Bhattacharyya has over 24 years of experience spanning multiple functional areas including marketing, finance, risk analysis & mitigation, business processes and strategy execution. Start-ups are his forte where his high degree of people orientation and excellent motivating and team building skills come into play. He has established and successfully run three start-up ventures – a captive off-shore research outfit of Zacks Investment Research, a Chicago based independent equity research firm; the Outsourced Business Group of ICRA Limited, an associate company of Moody’s Investors Service; and an affordable housing venture for the burgeoning middle-class population of Kolkata funded by F&C REIT Asset Management, a London headquartered real estate fund manager. He has also worked as Vice President – Knowledge Services Group of Wipro Limited with the responsibility to establish their outsourced financial research and analytics practice. Mr. Bhattacharya is a highly motivated and goal oriented self-starter with a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and a PGDM from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.