Devasis is a story teller, corporate reputation advisor and brand strategist. He did his graduation in commerce from Calcutta University. Thereafter, he did his post-graduate diploma in PR. Initially, he chose his career in advertising, later on he took up Public Relations as his calling. He began writing free-lance non-fiction features just after his graduation, during his spare time, in early 1980s, and continued writing them in various Indian newspapers and magazines for over two decades. Thereafter, because of varied domestic and overseas senior executive roles and assignments, his articles became few and far between. Devasis currently lives in Mumbai with his family and works as a Senior Vice President in a premier Indian PR consultancy. 'Without Prejudice' is his maiden novel.