Santanu Dasgupta, '04
Co-Founder & CEO
Santanu Dasgupta is the co-founder and CEO of Taplingua SL, a provider of language training solutions for the tourism sector. Santanu has over 25 years of experience starting and building technology startups in the US & India. Previously, he was the co-founder and VP of business development of Ybrant Digital, a leading provider of online advertising technology solutions currently listed in the Mumbai Stock Exchange. Santanu has also co-founded startups in mobile advertising and online video. A software developer by training, he has led engineering, product and business development teams in technology companies in Gupta Technologies and Tata Consultancy Services. Santanu also worked at Gartner Group as engagement manager in their Telecom, Media and Technology practice.
He received his undergraduate degree in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and an International MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.