Sukanya Das has been associated with iLEAD from January 2022, and from July 2016 to June 2018 as a Visiting Faculty and as Adjunct Faculty. She is also simultaneously associated with TV9 Network and Outlook India in Consultant roles.
A communications professional of more than 25 years, her experience in leading media houses such as The Telegraph, India Today, Outlook, Femina, Hindustan Times in corporate communications and arts management roles with organisations such as the BK Birla Group and Gameplan Sports Pvt. Ltd and in teaching roles at premier institutions such as National Institute of Fashion Technology, BITS Pilani, Jadavpur University, Heritage Business School, come together at this position at iLead. An avid reader, she is involved in conceptualising and moderating sessions on literature, the arts and current affairs.
Over the years, she has taught Writing and Editing, Public Relations, Communications Skills and Media Law and Ethics at various institutions. She defines herself as a facilitator and is committed to making students understand Media in Practice.
Articles published in The Telegraph, Femina, India Today, Cosmopolitan, Hindustan Times, Outlook India, Daakbangla.com, among others.
Communicating and interacting with people is a primary interest along with reading and writing. Travel and cuisine, and tribal art forms, are of immense interest. Women and children’s issues are a major concern. Dance has been, and remains, an abiding passion.