Lalu Dasgupta

Formerly Head of Communications, Trade , HSBC

Lalu is a strategic communications leader with over 25 years' experience of devising integrated global campaigns. He began his career working in agency first at Burson-Marstellar and later Hill+Knowlton Strategies, where he built deep expertise in leading complex cross-border, issues rich campaigns for MNCs and governments. In 2017, he moved in-house to HSBC where until the end of 2022 he was Head of Communications, Trade, and was responsible for driving Group-wide opinion leadership on the topic as well as all internal and external communications for the bank's trade finance business.