Sukanti Ghosh

Managing Director

Sukanti Ghosh is managing director of APCO Worldwide's India operations, and a member of the firm’s global management committee and global health care leadership team.

Mr. Ghosh brings to APCO more than 20 years of experience leading corporate affairs teams in India and around the world. He has considerable experience in advising companies during periods of significant organizational change, market entry, mergers and acquisitions, and focused organic growth. His areas of specialization include policy, litigation and crisis communication, board communication, executive positioning, internal communication and corporate responsibility. Previously, Mr. Ghosh served as head of corporate affairs at Barclay's Bank. He has also led the corporate and product communications functions at Bank Muscat SAOG.

Mr. Ghosh currently serves on the International Advisory Board of PublicAffairsAsia, a leading industry publication, and is a jury member for its annual Gold Standard Awards. He is also a member of the advisory board of the Master of Science in Communications Management program at Singapore Management University and of the Behavior Change Task Force at Arogya World, a U.S.-based nonprofit focused on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in India.

Mr. Ghosh graduated magna cum laude with a Master of Science in communications management from the University of Lugano, Switzerland, where he was awarded the prestigious Global Alliance Scholarship and later won the Burson-Marsteller Award for Academic Excellence. He also holds a master’s degree in humanities from a leading Indian university.