As BCI’s Merit Award (Global) Winner 2012, Business Continuity Manager of the Year in BCI’s C&R Awards India 2009, Finalist in Parivartan Sustainability Leadership Awards 2014, and with over 30 years’ experience in the Industry, Daman is currently the COO and Head – Sustainability Practice at Continuity and Resilience. He has earlier worked with Steria as Head Business Continuity Management (UK, India) & Head Green Activities (India). Initially he worked with TCS for over 20 years in various roles and positions. He has rich experience in Environmental Sustainability, Business Continuity Management, Business Excellence and Consulting (BCM, Green IT, Quality/ Process/ Malcolm Baldrige). He is a Technical Expert & Lead Auditor for ISO 22301 (Business Continuity Management System). He is also an Energy Management Expert (ISO 50001). Daman is Accredited Tutor for BCS “Foundation Certificate in Green IT” course. He is a BCI Approved Instructor and a member of the BCI’s Speakers Bureau.
Daman is IEEE Ambassador, Fellow of the BCS (British Computer Society), Associate Fellow of the BCI (Business Continuity Institute), Senior Member of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and Chair Computer Society Chapter of IEEE Delhi Section. He is member of AIMA (All India Management Association) and Member of DMA (Delhi Management Association). He is Life Member of the CSI (Computer Society of India).
Daman has traveled to or worked in Scotland, England, Netherlands, France, Zambia, USA, Indonesia, Spain, Egypt, UAE, Oman , Iran, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Singapore. He possesses excellent mix of experience of a practitioner, trainer and consultant. He has served clients in various industries and sectors like IT/ IT-eS, Banking, Finance, Insurance, Retail, Manufacturing, Automobile, Pharma, Real Estate, Marine, Trading, Government, PSU, Telecom, Aviation, Energy/ Oil & Gas, Marine etc.
He has delivered over 400 talks/ workshops in national and international events. Daman is also a motivational speaker and has conducted over 30 sessions of Possibility Thinking workshop in TCS, Xansa, Cambridge School, Institute of Vocational Training, Udayan Care NGO, and Arya Kanya Sadan – where over 1000 people have benefited and have provided excellent feedback. He has been on panel at various TV shows/ conferences/ seminars around Green/ BCM.
Daman is currently member of the ASSOCHAM National Council on Climate Change and ASSOCHAM National Council on Environment & Safety. He has experience of working with CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) for over three years as the Convener of the CSR Taskpanel working on Communities and Disasters.
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