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Navigating the Complexities of Treasury with Pradipto Bagchi

Join us this week on the Treasury Career Corner podcast for an insightful conversation with Pradipto Bagchi, Treasurer at Zimmer Biomet, as we discuss his treasury career journey and the challenges he faced during the COVID-19 pandemic.


About this episode

Pradipto Bagchi is the Treasurer at Zimmer Biomet, a global medical technology leader. With his expertise in treasury and capital markets, he has successfully navigated complex financial situations and played a crucial role in stabilizing the company’s balance sheet during the pandemic.

In this episode, Pradipto shares his career journey, starting from his engineering background to consulting and technology, and eventually finding his passion for finance and treasury. He highlights the importance of formal education and the value of diverse experiences in shaping a successful career.

Pradipto also discusses his roles at IBM, Pepsi, Allergan, and his current position at Zimmer Biomet. Emphasizing the significance of treasury plus, where treasury professionals go beyond their core responsibilities to add value to the company in areas such as investor relations, FP&A, and business development. He also shares insights on managing global teams and the importance of building personal connections with team members.

Key Takeaways:

  • Don’t be afraid to ask questions and admit when you don’t know something.
  • Keep an open mind and explore different areas to find what you truly enjoy.
  • Treasury plus is about going beyond core treasury responsibilities and becoming a strategic partner to the company.
  • Build personal connections with team members by meeting them in person and understanding their backgrounds and cultures.
  • Seek out diverse experiences to shape a well-rounded career.

You can connect with Pradipto Bagchi on LinkedIn.

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