Debdoot is Chief Data Scientist at Meesho, where he leads a team that enables every pillar of the e-commerce marketplace to be smarter and more efficient with the use of AI. At Meesho, AI/ML helps increase demand by recommending the right products to every user at every touch point, empowers suppliers to effectively catalog and price products and optimizes the supply chain to improve fulfillment efficiency.
Debdoot has over 15 years of experience in building innovative AI products in social, mobile and e-commerce domains. Prior to Meesho, Debdoot was VP & Head of AI at ShareChat & Moj, where he led teams in the areas of recommender systems, multimodal learning and camera tech. Before that, he set up the AI team at Hike Messenger that developed novel methods for conversation modeling in Indic languages, massive scale social graph mining etc. Previously, he led ML efforts at Myntra for applications such as personalized search, product discovery, marketing and merchandising intelligence.
Debdoot started his career in the domains of enterprise search and information extraction at IBM Research. Debdoot is a gold medallist from IIT Delhi from where he graduated with a Master’s degree in Computer Science & Engineering.