Col Kalyan Bhattacharya

Col Kalyan Bhattacharya

Defense Analyst & Advisor

Kolkata, West Bengal, India (Kolkata Area, India)
Defense & Space

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Col Kalyan Bhattacharya's Overview

  • Defense Analyst & Advisor at -
  • Advisor at Government of West Bengal
  • Officer at Indian Army
  • Indian Military Academy
  • DP High School

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Col Kalyan Bhattacharya's Summary

A Colonel with 35 years of experience in the Army who worked for No of communication infrastructure projects, military & technical training (Diploma) of Signals personnel where interaction with AICTE & State Education Dept were involved. Put an effort to develop, remodel & maintained the only Army Telecom Museum in Jabalpur. In the Eastern Army, was involved in management of weapon, equipments, stores, their trials, induction & distribution to the formations, units. Before hanging uniform, was involved in management of Health Scheme for ex-servicemen & their dependents in Calcutta through Eastern Command Hospital & various super specialty hospitals. Immediately after retirement, joined School Education Dept, Govt of West Bengal as Adviser, where valiantly TRIED to work & implement Central Govt sponsored ICT scheme for the schools in West Bengal in addition to other work.
The experiences in the Army communication field were unique. Like implementing the first microwave based Static Communication (STATCOM) system in Kashmir Valley during peak insurgency period in co-ordination with M/S TATA Telecom, Commanding a Specialised unit in J&K during the Kargil War which worked with microwave (8/34 MB Based) network. At the same time executed OFC based backbone network & also managed, operationalised the longest Microwave one hop link between highest point in Udhampur area to Jullandhar when a huge microwave antenna was heli lifted for this purpose under slung of a MI- 17 hepter. Had beautiful experience of engineering & maintaining the longest TROPO-cum-RR chain in the Kashmir Valley.

Col Kalyan Bhattacharya's Experience

Defense Analyst & Advisor


February 2012Present (2 years 8 months)


Government of West Bengal

December 2009January 2012 (2 years 2 months) Kolkata Area, India


Indian Army

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Defense & Space industry

June 1974August 2009 (35 years 3 months) India

Col Kalyan Bhattacharya's Skills & Expertise

  1. Defence Analysis
  2. Advisor
  3. Education Advisor
  4. Management
  5. Military
  6. Telecommunications
  7. Defence
  8. Command
  9. Army
  10. Weapons
  11. Training
  12. Program Management
  13. Project Planning
  14. Leadership
  15. Defense
  16. Team Leadership
  17. Resource Management
  18. Team Building
  19. Team Management
  20. Vendor Management
  21. Human Resources
  22. Management Consulting
  23. Requirements Analysis
  24. PMP
  25. Organizational Development
  26. Strategy
  27. Consulting
  28. Project Management
  29. Business Analysis
  30. Business Strategy
  31. CRM
  32. Workforce Management
  33. Staff Development
  34. Knowledge Management
  35. Workforce Planning
  36. Quality Management
  37. Change Management
  38. Brand Management
  39. Compliance
  40. Employee Benefits
  41. Escalations Management
  42. Strategic Planning
  43. Risk Management

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Col Kalyan Bhattacharya's Honors and Awards

  • GOC-in –C Northern Command COMMENDATION

    Provided absolutely fail safe Strategic communication for “OP PARAKRAM”
    (Kargil War), was awarded with “GOC-in –C Northern Command COMMENDATION”
    Each one of the communication project mentioned in the Personal Profile column was unique achievement of the team led by me.
    Spearheading effort to award Civil Diploma to Army Signals personnel was a personal achievement. Similarly remodeling & maintaining the Old Signals Museum into attractive one which finally led to establishment of a new museum.

Col Kalyan Bhattacharya's Education

Indian Military Academy


DP High School



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