Prof. Deepu is an MBA (PGDM) from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB) and a Bachelor of Technology in Electronics and Communication Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Calicut.
He brings experience in business strategy, marketing and new product management. He worked with Indian multinational firms the Adani Group and Larsen & Toubro, where he worked in the areas of strategic planning and product management. He has worked on strategic consulting assignments along with several leading consulting firms including PRTM and Arthur D. Little. He has handled various projects and devised strategies for diversification, new product development and supply chain efficiency. He is currently the director of Innomantra Consulting Private Limited, an innovation management firm and the director of Ideonic Systems Private Limited, a technology based company.
He is the winner of the CII-India Innovation Challenge held at Cii Innovation Summit, Bangalore, in 2008.