Prabir Chetia - Head, Business Research & Advisory - Aranca

Prabir Chetia

Head - Business Research & Advisory

Prabir has about 15 years professional experience in the Business Research & Advisory domain. Prior to Aranca, he was with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) as Head of Delivery in their Eco Sustainability Services Practice. He was also one of the founding members of NatureFirst, an entrepreneurial venture focusing on delivering the impact of Naturenomics™ by creating effective synergies between economic and ecological sustainability.

Earlier in his career he has held strategic roles at Agilisys, BaaN and Deloitte. Prabir holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering. He is an avid sportsman, plays tennis and is a also a long distance runner.

    Media Mentions & Quotes


  1. Factories Of The Future Need AI To Survive And Compete

    covered by Forbes | Read it on our website

    “Energy costs among makers of electronic products can reach as high as 45 percent of the overall production costs. A significant amount of energy usage is redundant and can be easily avoided. In the food processing industry, supply chain bottlenecks can even result in 40 to 50 percent of dry crop matter getting wasted due to spoilage.”

  2. No space for e-waste on the GST rate list

    covered by Economic Times | Read it on our website

    “The GST rate is clearly defined for a very limited range of electronic scrap or waste, which comprises certain types of cells, batteries and accumulators, and the applicable rate, is 18%. Further, GST rate for electronic products varies from 5% to 28%, depending on the type of electronic product. “ 

  3. Donald Trump Is Bad For American Consumers. Here’s Why

    covered by Huffpost | Read it on our website

    “I have yet to see an example of consumer prices going down and market competition increasing after deregulation of a U.S. industry,” says Prabir Chetia, head of business research and advisory for Aranca Research, a global research, analytics and advisory firm.

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