Mr. Das is Graduate from Assam Agricultural University, PG Diploma in Rural Development, and a Certified Expert in Microfinance from Frankfurt School of Finance and Management; He attended the middle management program of IIMA and also attended a program on Organized Farmers as partners in Agri Business in CDI, Wageningen University. Mr. Das also has got Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Law and Policy (PGDELP) from National Law University & WWF, a Post Graduate Diploma in Agriculture Extension Management (PGDAEM) from National Institute of Agriculture Extension Management and also got a Master Degree in International Cooperation and Humanitarian Action. He has also an Executive MBA from IIBM.
He worked with RGVN and then with Sa-Dhan, New Delhi with its Standards sub-group. Then he worked with HDFC Bank in its Agri & Microfinance vertical under the Corporate Banking Group till his joining Grameen Sahara as the CEO.
He is a Social Entrepreneur who has dedicated his life to solve some of the problems facing the communities. His interest is on community development, rural economy, Natural resource management, banking, micro-finance, and business management. Social Entrepreneurship and institutions building are the area of interest to address pressing social, environmental and economic problems. He has got extensive experience in institution building, social mobilization, system innovation, Facilitation, Process Mapping, systems improvement and Support. Has travelled different parts of the country and abroad. He also served/serves in Board of different organizations – Organization for Rural Improvement, CML Society, Centre of Excellence for Agri-and allied enterprise promotion, NEMFA, Diya Foundation, NE-RCRC, SeSTA, Sa-Dhan-New Delhi, KABIL-New Delhi and Arohan Trust, GSPCL, GDFPL etc. He also served as a member in the Steering Committee formed by Assam Government for the Assam Microfinance Incentive and Relief Scheme.