our people

Gautam Basak


Gautam is a principal in the New York office and brings over 14 years of consulting and professional services experience to his role. Prior to joining the firm, he spent over five years at EY in the Transactions practice advising financial and corporate clients across the M&A lifecycle including technology due diligence, sign-to-close planning, and post-close value creation. He has previously worked at Cognizant Business Consulting where he advised clients on driving improvements in Information Technology to become more effective and efficient, and at Citi, where he was a channel manager responsible for driving sales of sub-prime loans.

Gautam earned an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM) and received an undergraduate degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore. At Keystone, he is excited to take his years of experience and focus on Digital Transformation and Information Strategy and Risk.

Outside of work, Gautam likes spending time with his family, traveling to new destinations, and sampling the Indian restaurants in and around New York City.