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Sayantan Dasgupta

Vice President - EVC Ventures

Sayantan acts as a Partner & Vice President at EVC Ventures, a $50 Million Venture Capital firm focused on early-stage startups. He joined EVC Ventures as the AVP of Corporate Communications and is a part of the leadership team heading the communications globally. His overall involvement includes Brand Management, Investor Communications, Public Relations, Internal & External Communications, Marketing Automation, Networking & Collaborations, Media Relations, Strategic Decision Making and Team Management.

He has an affinity towards emerging businesses focused on EdTech, Artificial Intelligence, Industrial Hemp, and Media technologies. Sayantan has over 10+ years of experience in Public Relations & Media and has earlier worked with names like Businessworld, Jaarvis Accelerator (Arm of VC & PE Group, Jaarvis Labs China), Arevyen Studios and the Indian Film Industry. As a skilled communicator with more than 5 languages known, he carries an ability to be comfortable with self-expression, foster healthy business terms and acts as a brand evangelist.

Beyond his corporate life, Sayantan is a professional musician with over 15 years of experience in music. He has served as a Music Director, Composer, Session Guitarist and has also worked with four mainstream movies till date. In 2015, Sayantan served as one of the youngest Music Directors at TSeries. He has been teaching music for over a decade now and connecting with people, public relations, came to him naturally at a very early age.

"No work is big or small. Keep hustling and the universe will take care of the rest."

Sayantan holds an Executive Masters in International Business from Oxford Business College UK, Post Graduate in Media & Entertainment from Asian Academy of Film and Television, PGDM in Corporate Communications & a Double Major in Marketing and Human Resource Management from Asian Business School and Bachelors of Science in Visual Communication with major in Audio Engineering from SAE Institute.