MASTERMIND

Debaditya Chaudhury, an entrepreneur with unmatched versatility and business acumen has already achieved many a milestones in diverse fields from music to public relations to food. An alumnus of St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata from where he graduated with a degree in commerce and did his business management from the prestigious IISWBM.

Enterprising in nature, he also had a passion for music which led him to join the bengali band Lakkhichhara in 1998. Lakkhichhara eventually became one of the most popular bangla rock bands in West Bengal andmany of the band’s hits are still a craze among the youngsters of the city.

While Lakkhichara was taking him places and he intensedly travelled around the globe with them, Debaditya joined Blue Lotus Communications, a national Public Relations firm as the branch head for the eastern region. Under the able leadership of Debaditya, the Kolkata branch of Blue Lotus grew from a two member team to a 20 member team with a clientele of corporate as well as government accounts and he is today the Vice President of the group.

A globe trotter and an ardent foodie is another of side of Debaditya that very few know of. With his wealth of experiencethat he gathered from around the world and his love for food, he started Chowman Chain of Restaurants in 2010.

Debaditya’s in-depth understanding of the market scenario and his yearning to offer more people the best in Chinese cuisine at the most affordable prices has significantly contributed to the growth of the restaurant and established Chowman as one of Kolkata’s favourite destinations for fine dining and home delivery joints spread across prime locations of the city.

With Chowman gaining immense popularity among the foodies of Kolkata, Debaditya felt an urge to introduce the city to another destination for gastronomic delight. This gave birth to “Oudh 1590”. Debaditya along with his brother Shiladitya gave Kolkata the first ever destination for Awadhi cuisine and Kolkata’s first period dining restaurant serving authentic royal delicacies from the time of the Nawabs- Kakori Kebabs, Galawati Kebabs, Shammi Kebabs, Zafrani Kebabs and Seekh Kebabs to name a few.

A voracious reader of books on travel and a car freek, Debaditya believes in expanding the organizations’ reach out to every part of the country. His entrepreneurial mettle & vision is evident from his increasing number of ventures and their stupendous success. His recreational activities include driving and playing piano. Debaditya’s philanthropic initiatives include his close association withBasha- an NGO dedicated towards the well being and upliftment of under privileged children.