About the Colonel

“Passionate Prabir”, a sobriquet given to him by his colleagues while in the Corporate, lives up to it. In his pursuit of excellence, Passion is the overriding factor.

Colonel Prabir Sengupta, VSM has a unique background; from boarding school to Commanding an infantry battalion – of 1000+ men deployed under arduous conditions, sidestepping a bullet or working in minus 40° temperature. Honoured by the President of India with a Vishisht Seva Medal and handpicked to serve at The Presidential House with Late President APJ Kalam.


He has motivated men in combat, he has motivated countless teams to deliver results; work in unison and achieve targets. Let him inspire, impact and influence you by his leadership track record; his successes, failures and his combat stories.

Colonel pursued further education at a premier business school (IIMB) and was the Global Head, Hiring with an MNC. His insight in practicing leadership and motivation for over 30 years has helped shape next level leaders in various organizations.

His sessions are tailored to meet the intent of the organization and participants have consistently given feedback for them being passionate, engaging, energetic and humorous. He was the first Indian Army Officer on the TED platform speaking on YOUr story! He believes it all begins with YOU!