Currently serves as CEO of Dr. Reddy’s Foundation (DRF). He joined in 2015 with the mandate to help DRF move into its next stage of growth and social impact. He has two decades of progressive experience of leading social sector organizations and large initiatives aimed at improving lives of the poor and marginalized communities. His previous assignment was as the Chief of Bihar Technical Support Program, supporting government of Bihar’s and GoI’s health and nutrition 2020 goals covering more than 100 million people. Over the years, Shamik has worked in varied social sectors and on human development issues in partnership with governments, civil society organizations, private sector and development agencies. He has a Masters Degree in Development Administration from IIFM.