Susmit comes from the eastern part of India, a city called Calcutta. He grew up in multiple places throughout India, shifting to a new city every 4-5 years! He did his engineering in Computer Sc from Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi and thereafter worked in the software consulting industry for 4 years. He has mainly worked on databases and reporting applications atop databases. He is currently doing his MBA at Krannert and planning to major in Supply Chain and Operations.