Download PDF


Cricket, Tennis, Camping


Since 2010, Kalyan Mukherjee has worked as Manager of Portfolio Generation at a Westport, Connecticut, hedge fund. A resident of nearby Greenwich, Mukherjee's management expertise draws from his ability to actively lead corporate teams and increase efficiency and profitability. Mr. Mukherjee specializes in lean sigma principles which aim to refine business models by creating minimal waste and maximum revenue and focusing on client needs. Kalyan Mukherjee's success in lean management and financial leadership has its roots in his education. An exceptional student, Mr. Mukherjee attended the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur, India, where he received his Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, graduating with honors in 1992. He continued his formal education at The Pennsylvania State University, where he earned his Master's in Mechanical Engineering and graduated with an outstanding 4.0 GPA. After moving to the state of New York in 2000, Mr. Mukherjee attended the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration in Rochester, and received a Master of Business Administration in 2001. Since his first position as a Product Development Engineer at Valeo Thermique Moteur, Kalyan Mukherjee has effectively promoted lean production business models. While working for Delphi Automotive LLP, Mr. Mukherjee initiated cost-cutting measures that resulted in $10 million worth of yearly savings for the firm. At McKinsey & Company, where Mr. Mukherjee served from 2001 to 2007 as an Associate, Engagement Manager, and then Associate Principal, he implemented reforms to pharmaceutical, medical device industrial and services companies which resulted in significant labor cost and quality improvements. Kalyan Mukherjee frequently contributes to charitable groups such as the Alzheimer's Association and the American Institute of Cancer Research. During his leisure time, he enjoys participating in outdoor activities such as cricket and tennis and camping.

Kalyan Mukherjee is a Senior Vice President at Nielsen, based in Wilton, CT. He manages a global team that works on improving processes in the Media and Buy businesses of Nielsen. Kalyan uses Lean and Six-Sigma principles to improve Quality, Delivery, Pricing, Cash Flow, Product development and customer processes.

Work experience

Jan 2010Present

Associate Principal




Master of Business Administration

William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration