Sanmitra, a polymath by education identifies herself as a Design Innovation Strategist. She currently is a member of CII National Committee on Design. She sits in the Jury of CII national Design awards 2020. She has been chosen as an AIM mentor by the NITI Aayog, Govt of India. Sanmitra is the Global Design Ambassador at Interaction Design Foundation. Sanmitra is a mentor at the Amazing Design People list (ADPlist).
She has a multidisplinary education and is currently an IIM (Indian Institute of Management) scholar and is working on Sustainability. She holds a Masters in Strategic Design Management from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, a degree in Commercial Arts (BFA) and a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Sanmitra has also studied Pharmacy at diploma level. She is a trained ZMET analyser and interviewer.
Sanmitra is a passionate academician and believes in collaboration versus competition. She runs an Instagram Live thread with the support of her amazing team at School of Management under the Instagram handle – strategyndesign wherein she holds talks with Industry veterans and academicians in the field of Design Strategy, Design Management, Innovation & Sustainability. Sanmitra believes her team of Professors and Students is her strength in creating a vision of action and learning.
Sanmitra has an experience of 19 + years. She has worked in varied sectors, IT, Pharmaceuticals, Publication (POOL, IE), Branding, BFS, Innovation Capacity Building and Startup enablement.
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Sanmitra is a trained classical singer and a certified home baker. She enjoys painting, illustrating, reading, writing, driving and listening to her daughter along with everyday work