Deepanjan Deb is based in Mumbai and works with Gallup Consulting as Managing Consultant for South Asia. He works in the area of Strengths Based Development for educational as well as corporate institutions. He has freelanced with various media organizations covering various facets of sport and its applications. His primary area of interest is Sport as an Instrument of Human Development. An alumnus of NIT Allahabad and XLRI Jamshedpur, he was the awarded the Gold Medal for Best All Round Student of XLRI in 2012.