Roopen Roy

Roopen Roy
The author is founder and CEO of Sumantrana, a strategy advisory firm
My Stories
  • Jun 24 2016, 2116

    In September of 2011 I received a call from my friend from school Kaushik Basu. Based in Delhi Kaushik was then the chief economic adviser to

  • Jun 21 2016, 1856

    To understand the core innovation in retail, we need to fall back on the taxonomy coined by Nicholas Negroponte of MIT Media Lab. He said, let us differentiate between

  • Jun 17 2016, 2211

    In the fall of 1987, I had the privilege of meeting Akio Morita who was then the CEO of Sony Corporation, Japan. I had been invited by the International

  • Jun 10 2016, 2212

    It was January 1997. I was flying from Washington DC to London

  • Jun 07 2016, 2150

    If you travel to China you will find that Chinese te­enagers do not wear the traditional wristwatches. So­me from prosperous families may wear Apple watches or similar stuff