Sayanta Dutta

VP Growth & Strategy
Hyzon Motors


Sayanta uses his extensive background in energy to define strategy, execute on business and corporate development, and develop internal partnerships across the company. He engages with functions across Hyzon, including operations, finance, accounting, technology, human resources, legal, and marketing. His experience spans four continents and nearly two decades, and includes work in industries such as logistics, energy, infrastructure, and technology.

Sayanta most recently served as managing director of Ridgegate Capital, where he focused on supply chain and energy transition. Prior to this position, he was the lead finance executive for Amazon, where he held full P&L responsibility for the business across seven countries and directed a budget of over $1 billion.

Previously, Sayanta was an executive director with Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking Group covering energy clients, and he executed over $25 billion in global transactions. He also advised C-level executives on strategy, corporate development, mergers and acquisitions, investor relations, and balance sheet management. Before Morgan Stanley, Sayanta was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company’s business technology office.

Education

  • MBA, Duke University
  • B.S. in physics, St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi