Managing Director, 3M India Limited
Debarati Sen was appointed as the Managing Director for 3M India Region and 3M India Ltd. with effect from June 1, 2016.
Prior to this role, Debarati was Director, Corporate Sales Operations for 3M Company leading corporate initiatives critical to growth, sales effectiveness and efficiency. She was also the Director for 3M’s US Atlantic & Pacific Branch Operations (Puerto Rico, Hawaii, Guam & Alaska).
Debarati’s career spans over 26 years in Asia and US with over 20 years in 3M in various global, regional and country roles driving marketing, sales and customer engagement, product development, business development, strategy as well as mergers and acquisitions. She also led the global Oil & Gas business for 3M and had held the position of Vice President of Global Marketing – Equipment Protection Business at Pentair, Inc.
Debarati is on the Board of United Way and a member of the CII Karnataka State Council and Co-Chair for CII National Committee on Technology. She is a passionate advocate for women’s rights and volunteers her time in reducing homelessness and poverty in the community; supporting education and empowerment in women. She has served on the national governing board of Jeremiah Program, a Minnesota based national charity and in 3M, she has served on the board of the 3M A3CTION (Asian Employee Resource Network) and is an Executive Member of 3M’s Women’s Leadership Forum.
She holds a BS/BE in Electronics Engineering, as well as an MBA in Marketing & Finance. Her career with 3M started in India in 1996 in the company’s Personal Safety business