Ranjana Maitra '91 MBA, an accomplished international executive with decades of experience working in the healthcare and life sciences industries, oversees the University's undergraduate and graduate recruitment efforts in India as Country Head. She is based in Mumbai.
For the past eight years, Maitra was the global head of life sciences and head of presales and solutions for the business process services (BPS) arm for Wipro Ltd, a global leader in consulting, technology, and business-process services with more than 170,000 employees. During her tenure, she demonstrated a history of objectively defining and delivering business targets and meeting expectations by engaging with clients -- including eight of the top 10 global medical device companies, four top global pharmaceutical companies, and Fortune 50 payers, among others across the U.S., Europe, and Asia, and stakeholders globally across levels.
She has the distinction of setting up business units and global centers of delivery excellence across 12 delivery centers around the world, as well as turning around acquired businesses while integrating them and enabling them to deliver value and growth. Previously, she was the chief operating officer for Winpro Healthcare IT, a subsidiary of Winpro Ltd.
She also spent more than a decade in leadership roles at Tata Consultancy Services, the second largest Indian company by market capitalization, which she joined after earning her MBA, with a concentration in marketing from the University of New Haven.