Subrata, Masters in Economics, has more than 15 years of experience in socio-economic research. He was associated with National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) for more than three years in various capacities wherein he worked on various household and industrial surveys. He has been part of various prestigious research projects for the Indian government as well as from industries during his tenure in NCAER. Some of the important projects include India Science Report, Market Information Survey of Household (MISH), etc. He has also been associated with other organizations like NISTADS (a constituent establishment of CSIR), indiastat.com, etc.

Given the diversity of the studies he has worked on, he has acquired expertise on Indian data – primary as well as secondary. He has also held extensive interaction with sponsors from both industry and the government. His proficiency lies in execution & implementation of large-scale surveys, developing survey instruments, primary & secondary data analysis using modern statistical methods. At BRIEF he has been instrumental in managing survey based studies in the field of Socio-Economic sphere like health, women empowerment, education, etc.