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Professor Soumitra Dutta is currently the Peter Moores Dean and Professor of Management at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. Additionally, he is the President and Co-Founder of the Portulans Institute, which was set up in 2019 as an independent non-profit research institute based in Washington DC.

Prior to July 2012, Professor Dutta was the Roland Berger Chaired Professor of Business and Technology at INSEAD (France) and the Founding Director of eLab@INSEAD, a center of excellence in the digital economy. After that, he was Professor of Management and the former Founding Dean of the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business at Cornell University, New York.

Professor Dutta has been active in the World Economic Forum for more than a decade and has served as the Co-Chair of the Forum’s Global Future Council on Innovation Ecosystems. In 2017, he was awarded the Distinguished Alumnus Award from his alma mater, the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. And in 2023 he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Amity University, India’s largest and leading private university.