Position: Director of e-health services
Biography: Santanu Biswas joined UAE mobile operator Du in 2009 and is responsible for drafting and executing the company’s mobile health strategy. This includes carrying out research and providing analysis on m-health opportunities and challenges.
Biswas has more than 17 years of experience in the IT solutions and services industry, spending the past few years developing initiatives in healthcare technology. He graduated with a degree in electrical engineering from the BMS College of Engineering in India in 1990 and also holds a degree from the Indian Institute of Management.
Biswas began his career as a senior management trainee at India’s HCL Technologies in 1994. Since then, he has worked for IBM India, the New Zealand Trade Board, Macro Software Systems in Oman and Imtac Technologies in Dubai. Biswas implemented the UAE’s first medication management automated system.
Contact: (+971) 4 360 0000
Company website: www.du.ae